Have you ever thought of breeding animals such as ducks? Raising one on your own will be beneficial since they are a good source of meat and eggs. If you consider doing it, then these DIY duck house plans and ideas will be great for you.
A duck house is the first thing you’ll need to begin with. You have to give your ducks proper housing for they aren’t like pets you can keep inside your home. Also it will be great if you have a pond nearby, because the ducks love the water. Unless you’re planning to build them a little pool later, then it will be fine.
With basic woodworking skill, you’ll get to build the duck house yourself. While it doesn’t have to be as complicated, you have to find the perfect size for all your ducks to fit in.
Duck House Ideas
Actually, a duck house or coop does not have to be so outdated and dirty. Some people won’t bother do this kind of animal breeding because they worry of having the yard looking like a mess. But looking at these pretty duck house ideas; that will be no more problem.
As a farmer, you do need enough space for your ducks to run. There, you can build some fence to save them from predators or simply keep them off your home.
DIY Duck House Plans
As a start, this A-frame duck house would be an easy project for you; yet still fancy. It can also be made out of upcycled swing set.
You will have to find some planks and wire to complete your coop. It looks pretty neat and gives the ducks enough room for a run.
Meanwhile, this floating little house also looks fun.
This one house with one side being removable is also good for your few friends. Also it will make it easier for you to clean up.
You can also try making this kind of house and paint the pallets in stylish color to match your house. The minimalist design looks nice, doesn’t it?
Or, to be more luxurious, this gorgeous “hotel” might be perfect for the ducks.
Which one’s your favorite?