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  1. General Discussions
    Hi, My loft is basically a converted portion of my terrace and has a concrete floor. As I typically be at home once in two weeks these days, it is getting hard to keep up with the cleaning and I am not that good at it. Currently I scrap the floor and the perches with a metal plates, then wash...
  2. Loft Designs
    I just switched to a sand flooring and our feed store around here doesn't carry Sweet PDZ anymore, would regular dry stall work just as well? I live in Southern California so I am not too worried about a moisture issue but I still want to do something about it. I have a plywood floor with a...
  3. Loft Designs
    I redesigned my flier loft florr in an attempt to reduce scraping and dust. Thanks for the plans Shadybug:D. I am up to ten fliers for my race team with the best in the mail soon:) I like the floor so much I am considering doing the rest of the floor. As it is now the slats are under the...
  4. General Discussions
    Any one have information on having a concrete Floor?
  5. Homing & Racing Pigeons
    Does anyone have any experience with pine or cedar shaving as a loft floor covering? I was thinking of putting down a layer for insulation and to help keep the loft floor clean, instaed of scraping frozen droppings. However, I've heard that shaving can cause all types of respitory problems...
  6. Loft Designs
    hello everyone!! i am starting a new loft @ my new place so need your help since it'll b the first loft tht i'll b building. i have a 2000(approx) sq ft. backyard so i m confused how big should i make it and also i was thinking about one loft which will include a breeding station and different...
  7. Loft Designs
    I'm looking to do a cement floor on in a new loft. We are in a very dry desert so ground water in not an issue. Is there any other reason not to do cement?
  8. Loft Designs
    Materials 1"x 2" wood slats 5/8 wood dowels Drill press 5/8 boring drill bit brad nailer 1"brads 1 1/4" brads Wood Glue chop saw First set your drill press up by screwing two boards on each side like this Make a template of your slat the size will vary accordingly Use the template to...
  9. Loft Designs
    The best floor I've seen so far for an aviary is recycled catwalk grates. Does anyone have suggestions on the best place to get this? If buying new, does anyone have experience to suggest what kind to get? If it matters I weight much more than the birds so the support would be for me.
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