Looking for inspiration on how to house your backyard flock? Check out these DIY chicken coop ideas with plans so you can build your own!
Thinking of raising chickens, but don't know where to put them? A chicken house can range from a low cost DIY pallet chicken coop to an amazing chicken palace with all the bells and whistles!
At a minimum, you should plan to have a spot for nesting that's easily accessible for daily egg retrieval. There should also be an area for your chickens to roam that can be cleaned without a lot of fuss. The rest is up to you!
Many of these DIY coops have downloadable plans so you can build your own. If you know how to use a miter saw or circular saw, you can do this!
This little coop looks like a farmhouse and it is so cute! It's functional as well with easy to reach nesting boxes and an outdoor chicken run perfect for 6-8 birds. It's elevated off the ground to provide extra space underneath for roaming.
This perfectly sized chicken coop fits in the corner of your yard and features a door for cleaning and a vented roof to keep your feathered friends from overheating. The attached run will give your girls plenty of room to roam.
This entire building was made almost entirely from recycled materials, proving that you don't have to spend a lot of money to give your chickens a nice home.
Featuring a laying box, hinged doors for easy cleanout, and a roosting pole, this simple chicken coop has everything you need to house happy chickens.
The run underneath gives the chickens plenty of room to move around. According to this builder, your chickens don't need a ladder because they will jump anywhere they need to go but you can still add one if you want to.