(This would work for pets also.) homemade chicken waterer- so stinking simple and smart! (Wonder if you could do the same thing with a large "Gatorade" cooler and give your hens cool water in the summer.
Building A Chicken Coop - Brilliant feed bin idea. No scrapping around or wasted feed on the floor. And the feed stays dry in the rain. - Building a chicken coop does not have to be tricky nor does it have to set you back a ton of scratch.