Five Things You Need To Do When Building Your New Chicken Coop

If you've recently decided to add a flock of chickens to your property, you undoubtedly want your chickens to be as healthy and comfortable as possible, and this all starts with the coop. Even if you're planning on allowing your flock to free-range, they'll still need a place to roost at night that's warm and safe from nocturnal predators. Chickens also need a private and secure place to lay their eggs. A coop provides a designated area for this purpose, and it helps to keep eggs clean and organized.