18 Incredible DIY Chicken Coop Designs And Ideas

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Are you interested in adding a chicken coop to your property? This is not hard to do, but you may want to make a structure that is unique and will also be visually appealing. There are many chicken coop designs and ideas to use, depending on what you want to build.

You might be interested in building the South City Coop or an A-Frame Chicken Coop. We have complied a list of some really creative chicken coop designs and ideas you can do as a DIY project.

1. Urban Chicken Coop

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photo by thetanglednest.com

Materials – various lumber, nails screws, shingles.
Cost – average
Difficulty – easy to moderate
Capacity – 5 chickens

2. The Palace Chicken Coop

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photo by steamykitchen.com

Materials – various lumber, nails or screws, and shingles
Cost – average
Difficulty – easy to moderate
Capacity – 6 chickens

3. Trictle’s Chicken Coop

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photo by backyardchickens.com

Materials – various lumber, shingles, metal screen, and nails or screws
Cost – average
Difficulty – moderate
Capacity – 4 chickens

4. My6Chick’s Chicken Coop

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photo by backyardchickens.com

Materials – various lumber, nails or screws, shingles, and hinges
Cost – average
Difficulty – easy to moderate
Capacity – 8 chickens

5. Chicken Coop Plans by Home Depot

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photo by gardenclub.homedepot.com

Materials – various lumber, shingles, metal screen, and nails or screws
Cost – average
Difficulty – easy to moderate
Capacity – 3 chickens

6. The South City Coop

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photo by backyardchickens.com

Materials – various lumber, nails or screws, and shingles
Cost – average
Difficulty – easy to moderate
Capacity – 5 chickens

7. Cheap Chicken Coop Designs and Ideas – Pallet Palace Chicken Coop

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photo by backyardchickens.com

Materials – used pallets, screws or nails, and metal sheets
Cost – free to cheap
Difficulty – easy
Capacity – 32 chickens

8. Shed Chicken Coop

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photo by ana-white.com

Materials – various lumber, plywood sheeting, nails or screws, and shingles
Cost – average
Difficulty – easy  to moderate
Capacity – 8 chickens

9. PVC Chicken Coop

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photo by pvcplans.com

Materials – pvc pipes, wire mesh, wood, and nails
Cost – average
Difficulty – easy
Capacity – 4 chickens

Are you still looking for amazing chicken coop designs and ideas? We have many more you can consider below.

10. Kevin’s Chicken Tractor

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photo by fresheggsdaily.com

Materials – various lumber, metal poles, wire mesh, and screws or nails
Cost – average
Difficulty – easy to moderate
Capacity – 4 chickens

11. The Kerr Center Chicken Tractor

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photo by kerrcenter.com

Materials – various lumber, shingles, metal screen, and nails or screws
Cost – average
Difficulty – moderate
Capacity – 3 chickens

12. Melissa’s DIY Chicken Coop

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photo by blessthismessplease.com

Materials – scrap lumber
Cost – cheap
Difficulty – easy
Capacity – 3 chickens

13. Robb’s Backyard Chicken Coop

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photo by instructables.com

Materials – various lumber, wire mesh, and screws or nails
Cost – average
Difficulty – easy to moderate
Capacity – 6 chickens

14. Easy Chicken Coop Designs and Ideas – Simplistic Chicken Coop

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photo by greenliving.lovetoknow.com

Materials – scrap lumber. chicken wire, a few screws or nails
Cost – average
Difficulty – easy
Capacity –  4 chickens

15. The Feather Factory Chicken Coop

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photo by backyardchickens.com

Materials – 2×4 boards and other various lumber, screws or nails, and metal sheets
Cost – average
Difficulty – moderate to hard
Capacity – 5 chickens

16. A-Frame Chicken Coop

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photo by ana-white.com

Materials – various lumber, some plywood, nails or screws, and chicken wire
Cost – average
Difficulty –  easy to moderate
Capacity – 3 chickens

17. DIY Small Backyard Chicken Coop

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photo by simplyeasydiy.com

Materials – 2×4 boards, chicken wire, plywood, and some screws or nails
Cost – average
Difficulty – easy to moderate
Capacity – 2 chickens

18. Fox’s Log Cabin Chicken Coop

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photo by backyardchickens.com

Materials – logs, various lumber, plywood, screws or nails, and metal sheets
Cost – average
Difficulty – easy to moderate
Capacity – 9 chickens

Have you come up with your own chicken coop designs and ideas? Hop over to our Facebook page and share what you have done.


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