|Recycle old shipping pallets into a brand new coop! Not only is reusing old materials good for our planet, it's easy on your wallet. This is the cheapest way to build a chicken coop that we've ever seen. We also love that these instructions are for complete novices, using simple, non-electric tools. Each step comes with a photo so you can really see what's happening. Plus, like all of our other coop plans, there's a 100% satisfaction guarantee, or your money back!
Other features of this coop design:
* Ample draft-free ventilation
* Choice of three doors.
* Overhanging roof protects the side walls in the worst of weather.
* Leak-proof nesting box.
* Requires approximately 10 pallets.
* Only for a free-range flock since there is no attached run.
Accommodates up to 6-8 chickens, with plenty of interior roosting space and a double nest box. Keep in mind this is a free range
coop, meaning you'll need to let your flock out in the morning, and
close them back in at night. If you plan to keep your flock enclosed indoors full-time, this isn't the coop for you.
Depends on the size of pallets you're able to get, but approximately 4' square.
Downloading the Plan
On the order confirmation page on
the final page of the online checkout process, you will see a link to
download the plans. Don't worry if you miss it! We'll also email you a
download link separately, valid for 7 days after purchase. Your purchase includes 7 instruction sets--one for each component of
If it turns out these plans aren't right for you, let us know within 30 days and we'll refund you in full.
(Read one customer's blog about her experience with these plans!)