This is the finished coop made from recycled wood, new wood and mesh wire for about $150 and a weekends worth of work.
- Angled removable roof
- flip down lid and ramp
- wire mesh window
- wire cage floor
Top and bottom frame
4 - 3 ft
4 - 5 ft Create the top and bottom perimeter.
2 3x 5 rectangles. legs 8 - 3 ft pieces Next create the legs.
Take 2 Piece and nail edges together to create a wedge. After all 4 legs are created, attach them to the top frame perimeter.
Next cut and nail the plywood sides. Add supports to reinforce the floor. Staple in the 1/2 inch wire mesh.
Next make a roof, cut out a whole for the window and attach the drop down door.
And here's the finished product. The ducks are shown walking down the ramp/ door. And that's my son letting them out. He's ready for the duck-apocolypse.