How to build a homesteading trampoline chicken coop project is a great way to recycle and repurpose a broken item into a truly useful housing for chickens.
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If you have an old trampoline in your backyard and you do not know what to do with it, here is a very easy and effective DIY project you might want to consider. Create a homestead chicken coop in an old-school treehouse-style with your old trampoline. This is how to do it.
Pull the trampoline frame apart and used the pieces of the round frame to make two 2-section arches. Ensure that the leg stubs are pointing at each other.
Connect the 2 halves of the outside frame into the leg stubs on each side by inserting 3 8-foot of the safety-net pole. Ensure to have the right angles even though they might not be symmetrical.
Use straps to hold the frame together before attaching your 4 by 8 section of corrugated aluminum.
Get the second sheet and attach the same way. You can now remove the tie-down straps.
On each side, ensure to add one more horizontal support and arch section. Attaché the tie-down straps at the center of the completed section to hold them in place.
Keep repeating the above steps until the roof and frame is completed.
Use a 2×8 inch to build the bottom frame box. Before setting the box frame, make sure you create a level foundation.
Once this is done, you can then attach the arched roof and install the doors and the hardware cloth.
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