There are all kinds of things that creep through your yard at night. Buy yourself one of those cameras that take pictures of wildlife at night and you will be astonished.
I live in NW Indiana. Almost a suburb of Chicago. We have Fox, Coyotes, Mink, Raccoons, Eagles, Hawks, Owls, Neighbors Dogs, Neighbors Cats, and Neighbors Kids. You name it, they’ll kill your chickens.
How Valuable Is Your Sanity… Or Your Eggs??
“How stupid is this?” One night, I forgot to close the door and had to walk out in a lightning and rainstorm – getting soaked in seconds! Another time, rushing over an hour from home worrying the entire time what might be getting at my flock, all because I forgot to shut the coop door!
Some Of The Amazing Benefits…
Comes with this free trim kit for the exterior as well as one for the interior. This has a tapered top edge so water will run off and away from your automatic door and protect your investment.
Truth Is, some other sites out there charge $150 for a kit that you can build yourself. If you’re not too handy, or just simply don’t have the time, a kit can be very frustrating.
The overall size of the of the door enclosure is 40-1/2″ tall 13-7/8″ wide and fits easily most easily between two16″ centered studs. The opening for the sliding door is 13 ¼” x 16 ¾” and should be as exact as possible to prevent weather or anything else from getting through. To help with this, we send the door with a cardboard template to help you cut the perfect hole for your door.
You will also need to remember to have a power source run to the door as well. The motor is 120v 60herts 19watts.
Other places charge Over $350 for a door that isn’t nearly as well built as this one, but we won’t charge that here.
Fully assembled, ready to be installed in 15 minutes or less. All we’re asking is $184.94 to anywhere in the United States (additional charges may apply for Hawaii & Alaska).
The flap version $134.95 (Free Shipping) anywhere in the USA (additional charges may apply for Hawaii & Alaska).
How’s that for a great deal?
Only a bit above cost to build.
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