Chickens typically will lay eggs anywhere in a coop or on the ground unless you have a nesting box. You can easily make your own chicken approved inexpensive nesting boxes from materials you may already have around your home.
These things are really cheap to make and are not difficult to do for a weekend project. Simply review a list of projects that are available for inexpensive nesting boxes to find one that will meet your needs. You will find many are really fun to build and can even be made from scrap materials you already have.
The type of inexpensive nesting boxes you can make depend on the size of your chicken coop. Custom nesting boxes will provide an ideal way to keep eggs in a confined area so they will be easy to collect. All you need to do is determine the type of boxes you want to make.
11. Easy to Make Nesting Boxes for Chickens
15. $5 / 15 minute nest box. DIY