Round-Top Stand-Up Chicken Coop
- 30 ft²
Keep up to 6 hens in this roomy little paradise for you and your chickens... and give your back a break.
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$4,495.00Sale Price $2,790.00Buy now, and this product ships the week of April 17th .
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Design Concept | Stand-Up Coop
Pamper Yourself & Your Hens
We wanted to create a lower-cost high-quality walk-in style coop and the Round-Top Stand-Up Coop™ was the answer. After almost 500 hours of 3D CAD design and prototyping, we brought the coop to market in 2017 and it quickly became a top seller. The main idea of these coops is to be able to get into the coop out of the weather and tend to your flock. It’s a convenience whose benefit cannot be overstated… especially in cold places. We have thousands of satisfied customers all over the US and Canada and are confident our coops will be a big part of the joy you will get from your backyard flock and look great doing it year after year. Our Round-Top Stand-Up Coop™ offers unbeatable quality and convenience a gives you an amazing chicken-keeping experience.
Purchased as a DIY Kit. Shipped in one palletized crate via freight so you can easily stage at your building site. Handcrafted From 100% Real Cedar. Will last many years with or without sealing.10+ years of service life performance via cedar and heavy-duty galvanized hardware. Value: If you were to source your own materials, design, and build a like quality product, the cost and the time would make our price a better deal. Simple pre-drilled holes can be easily assembled in about four hours with only a cordless drill. Screw bits and everything else you need is in the box. Provides roost bars in a fully protected roost area for up to 6 standard-sized sleepy hard-working hens. Your girls deserve a roost like they get in nature. The Stand-Up design is ergonomically friendly. Requires little to no stooping or bending over to manage your hens. Extra run space option for those who have the room and want to offer their flock some extra space. Updraft ventilated roost. Assures the respiratory health and safety of your hens in hot or cold climates. No stinky poop trays. Poop composts on the ground. Available integrated EZ-Fill Feeder and EZ-Fill Waterer. Feed and water your flock standing up outside the coop! No cleaning of stinky waterers or messy feeders doesn’t take up valuable run space. No-Poop 4+ day supply optional waterer that can be freeze protected. No-Poop 4+ day supply optional feeder. Built with all galvanized metal hardware and all-weather advanced joinery methods. Rugged long-lasting tangible quality. Made with heavy-duty 16-gauge galvanized predator-proof welded wire. No chicken wire, no hardware cloth. As safe of a coop, there is. Double, fully protected egg boxes. Inside and outside egg collection access. Built-In storage area for Storm Panels or for feed and hen care products. Turn-Out door on the backside that can be fitted with a standard available automatic door. Built so that an external site-built run area can be connected to the back of the coop.
We calculate hen population statements based on no less than 4 ft² per bird run space (free range by US Gov’t standards) adequate roost bar space, egg box space, and quantity and number of feed and water units that we specify. Free range time is always good but our stated information assumes that the birds live self-contained in our coops year-round. Physical: Overall Footprint: 58 ” W x 66 ” L Roost Area: roost bars and space for 6 standard-sized hens Overall Exterior Height 85 inches | Interior Head Height 82″ Fully Assembled ~400 lbs. (weights given are for fully dry wood) Loads:
Snow: calculated for ~ 32″ of “ordinary” snow Anchoring: required for winds > 35 mph Wind Panel Failure: > 80 mph Chicken Capacities:
Hens: up to 6 averaged-sized hens
Feed: Optional 1x 7 lb gravity Water: ~ 5 Gallons 3 Nipples One turn out door Eggboxes: 2 large boxes (access from inside or out) Shipping: DIY/Handyman Pre-fabricated Kits ready to assemble ~ (1) 32x42x82, 500 lbs each semi-crates delivered to an accessible area via motor freight
Roof: Galvalume 5V Crimp Wire: 16 gauge galvanized livestock wire Structure: Western Red Cedar Water: Food Grade PVC Feeder: Food Grade PVC
Airflow in your coop is your biggest concern whether it’s summer or winter. Roost & Root Coops use passive updraft ventilation in the roost areas to protect your sleeping chickens year-round from inclement weather while at the same time making sure they get critical ventilation, key to their respiratory health during hot & cold seasons and in particular, protection from frostbite in sub-zero temperatures.
Considerations for Zones 2-6
Extreme storms can bring too much of a good thing to the outdoor areas of any coop. Our snow/storm panels are for the run areas of your coop and add temporary extra protection for extreme sideways-driven stormy weather in hot or cold seasons. Panels keep sideways rain and wind-driven snow from making things too sloppy in the run areas that chickens hang out in during the day. They are designed to be attached and detached during inclement conditions in warm or cold seasons, only when needed.
Panels are “transparent” for maximum clarity but they also can provide some shade. Where needed, ventilation is added to panels to make sure they do not cut off too much air circulation while still being able to protect your flock from… umm, fowl weather. Panels will not make your coop “waterproof” but will knock out the vast majority of wind-driven snow and rain in the “outdoor” run areas.
All coop waterers are shipped with a slotted cap that allows the water to breathe air as the water goes down. We make the slot big enough to allow a cord of an immersible heater to go through too. Based on feedback, submersible fish tank-style heaters work best. Presumably, it keeps the body of water in the tank warmer.
Poultry Nipples: Keeping the water from freezing is half of the battle. The nipple can freeze too if exposed to a direct sub-zero wind chill. That’s why we create and sell a No Freeze 3D Printed Poultry Nipple that you may want to consider as an optional upgrade if you live somewhere cold.
Considerations for Zones 7-10
Living somewhere that experiences up to triple-digit weather can be bothersome not only for you but your chickens too. As you can see with all of our coops, heavy-gauge wired panels not only provide protection but offer an adequate amount of ventilation for your birds during the hottest of months. It’s critical to always maintain your bird’s waterer. You can also provide cold treats for your flock to beat the heat as well. For further tips on how to keep your birds cool in the summer, visit our blog post below.
How to Keep Your Chickens Cool in the Summer Heat
A Bright Way To Keep Out The Cold Winds & Snow In The Winter… Take Them Off When Things Warm Up! Live somewhere cold? No problem, we’ve got you covered. Almost every breed of adult chicken when kept dry and out of the wind chill are very, very cold hardy… even in sub zero temperatures. So if you can keep the water from freezing, the snow from accumulating in the run areas and keep sub zero winds off your flock… they’re good to go. And our Storm Panels let in critical light during short winter days. Attach and detach 3D-printed retaining clips from wired panels. Coop waterers are shipped with a slotted cap that allows the water to breathe air as the water goes down. We make the slot big enough to allow a cord of an immersible heater to go through too. See the Easy-Fill Waterer & Storm Panel accessory pages for your model coop for more details. There are links to buy the heaters that fit from Amazon or other stores.
Why Roost & Root
We know you have options when it comes to purchasing your new chicken coop or garden products, but we’re confident that we will meet or exceed your expectations, and here’s why…
#1 We’re real people! Our company is made up of real outdoor-loving people, just like you, and we’re excited to share our knowledge. We don’t just sell products, we use them ourselves, every day. We do what we do every day of the week, and we love answering questions about what we sell.
#2 We’re not just a .com: We’re not just another drop-shipping pop-up site that someone started in their basement to make money. We started our business the old-fashioned way using friends and family and by hard work and great customer service have grown it into something that not only supports our family but supports dozens of other families too.
#3 We take it personally: We make what we sell and truly take it personally if you’re not 100% satisfied with your experience. We want to earn your business, not just for today, but for many years to come. We understand the power of good relationships and the trust that can only be created from following through on the big and little things alike. We’re still human and we make mistakes, but it’s how we handle them that makes us different.
We designed the Round-Top™ Stand-Up Chicken Coop™ to be easily assembled by two people of average skill in about four hours. All needed tools and fasteners are included in the box with a set of current instructions. You provide a cordless drill and some elbow grease. A small level is handy but not required. A level app on your smartphone will work great! Handyman Hotline: If at anytime you (or your handyman) needs support that the instructions or videos don’t answer, just call us. You can even have your handyman call us in advance so that when they show up to assemble your coop they’re already up to speed. We’ve created a video series that gives a complete idea of what goes into assembling a Round-Top™ Stand-Up Chicken Coop. If the embed below is not working or you prefer to watch the videos directly on YouTube, click here.
The printed instructions that come with your coop and the .pdf file on the other Assembly Instructions Tab are always the latest version.
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What to Expect After Purchase
Our goal is for the purchase of your new chicken coop to be as surprise-free as possible. In our “What to Expect” section we take our experiences with 10’s of thousands of customers and try to outline things we’ve learned that are consistently important. And of course, if there is some concern that we’re not addressing, just call us at 877-741-2667 and we’ll help you out in person.
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Most of our products are delivered via freight because of their large size. We package your purchase carefully to protect it during transit. How your item is treated after it leaves our facility is outside our control, but we will make right any shipping damage whether it’s our fault or not.
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Written instructions are provided for each order and “assembly overview” videos are available for almost everything we sell to give customers a good idea of what is involved in assembling your purchase before you buy. Most of our products are designed to be assembled by 2 people and in all cases, by people of ordinary skills. We rely on you having a cordless drill, maybe a hammer, and in some cases, a tape measure. Digital copies of the instructions are on each product page and also in the help section.
We try to write instructions for a balance of visual and written use. If you hire a contractor, you’ll want to make sure they read instructions too. Our products cannot be assembled as intended without using the instructions. If you or your contractor do have problems during assembly, you can either call or text us.
Accessories are made to work with our products. We do not warrant their use with products other than those that they are intended for.
Temporary snow loads of ~ 24″ – 30″ deep ordinary snow on the roof have been accounted for. That’s a lot of snow. However, snow should be knocked off often when possible. The icing on the edges of the roof may need to be addressed as well.