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Painting is great to make the coop weatherproof, durable, and easy to clean. We discuss: - best paints for the outside - best safe paints for the interior - best chicken coop paint primers - best chicken coop oils - best chicken coop stains And the differences between paint, stains, and oil in regards to painting your coop.
How to prevent chickens from getting frostbite during winter. Protecting chickens from cold weather problems in winter is easy with a dry, draft free coop. Frostbite is not just caused by cold alone, but by moisture combined with freezing temperatures. Remove the moisture, and prevent the frostbote. Here's how.
Chickens can handle cool weather way better than warm weather. High temperatures can cause a drop in laying or cause the hens to lay soft eggs. Chickens can also suffer from heat exhaustion and heat stroke very rapidly in hot weather. There are several ways you can help your flock beat the heat on the homestead,...