Building plans for chicken coops can be found online at ChickenCoopGuides.com, Wayfair.com and TodaysPlans. ChickenCoopGuides.com offers 19 different sets of plans available for download to members. The site also provides recommendations regarding to how many chickens each coop houses, dimensions and types of roosting.
ChickenCoopGuides.com also makes available a list of needed materials, full-color illustrations and a video vault of information related to chickens and coops. Members can take part in a discussion forum and view a photo gallery of coops built by other members.
Wayfair.com offers plans and kits in all price ranges. Products include an extreme chicken coop, a Cape Cod coop, a Trixie coop with outdoor run, and an extended family hen house starter kit. Coops for under $100 are available as well as kits for $1,000 or more, as of 2015. Wayfair.com offers free shipping within the United States and to Canada.
TodaysPlans has 187 free plans for chicken coops and a chicken care guide. This site provides access to the best plans found on the web through links to various sites. Each link has a photo and description of the exact coop and the number of hens it can hold. All plans are available for download and can be customized to each builder’s preferences.