Eco Hen Houses
Solway Eco Hen Houses are the perfect housing for any number of birds depending on breed we'd generally recommend between 3 and six large hens or chickens. For larger numbers of hens you may prefer our eco hen arks which is suitable for 10 or more birds.
Our Data Sheet is designed to help you in deciding which hen house is suitable for you.
Eco Hen House Manufacture
All Solway Eco Hen Houses are manufactured from 100% Recycled Plastic our Solway Eco Hen House is produced on site from the recycled plastic collected from the farms of our 40,000 customers. All production is done on site with no part of the process finished elsewhere the recycled plastic and quality hand finish give our Eco Hen Houses many benefits listed below:
Solway Eco Hen House Benefits
Easy to clean the Solway Eco Hen House may be pressure washed and left to dry in the sun if you don't have access to a pressure washer then no problems with the Solway eco hen house as it is easily cleaned with household detergent and some good old fashioned scrubbing, the recycled plastic dries quickly and won't scratch during cleaning.
All weather durable this plastic hen house is suitable to all weather conditions. The recycled plastic will not require any treatment for the weather you will not waste time, money or energy treating your hen house for the elements unlike traditional wooden products. Leaving you more time to enjoy the more pleasurable parts of keeping hens and chickens.
Recycled plastic is virtually rot proof the Solway Eco Hen House will be standing in 30 years time. The recycled plastic used in your Eco Hen House will help prevent the build up of red mite which is a problem if you are housing a number of birds together. While we cannot guarantee red mite will not find a home on your hen house the plastic does not allow red mites to penetrate unlike wood.
Your Eco Hen house has lockable front and rear doors for added safety, a detachable nesting box for easy collection of eggs and cleaning and an internal perch for added comfort for your birds. The Solway Eco hen house can have an additional perch fitted if you require.
Solway Eco Hen House Dimensions and Options
Eco Hen House: Internal Floor Space 980mm x 750mm or 0.74 square metres.
Here at Solway you may have a Deluxe Eco Hen House with a 4ft Extension Run or to give your birds added luxury you can choose the superdeluxe eco hen house which has our largest steel galvanised run at 8ft.
Trans. width 830mm
Trans. height 1020mm
Trans. Length 1220mm
Width with nest boxes 1180mm
With nest box both sides NA
Length with nest boxes
Floor area 980 x 750mm - 0.74 sq.m.
Head clearance 400mm
Floor clearance 292mm
Weight 41.8kgs Std. & 58kgs with 4ft run
Eco Hen House Flooring options
You have the choice to have your Eco Hen House built with a solid floor or a wire mesh floor to suit your needs.
Eco Hen House Colours
Your Eco Hen House is available in a variety of colours you may have it despatched to your yard in either red, green, black or grey.
Eco Hen House Superfront Feeder Options
For farmers and smallholders that want access to the hens run their is the option of a sliding door and an opening door on the deluxe and super deluxe models. For feeding outside of the hens deluxe extension run you have the option of superfront feeder holes.
If you'd like your run front to have feeder holes please let us know at the time of ordering otherwise the standard superfront will be blank apaprt from hand holes and the door.
Superfront feeder holes: 55mm Wide x 115mm High (from base to top of arc)
The superfront feeder holes are fitted four on each side of the sliding hatch. The superfront feeder holes give your hens plenty of room to feed in comfort with absolutely no chance of escape. This allows easy feeding from outside the run, minimises any chance of feed spillages and your hens running through their feed within the Eco Hen House extension run.
Praise for Solway Eco Hen Houses
Mrs Lee from Bromsgrove had this to say about our Hen House:
"Thank you for the quick delivery, your service was just great. The product is excellent and I am really pleased with it. The chickens are happy too, so much better than the wooden one we used to have. I would be happy to recommend your product and service to others. "
To buy our eco hen houses or for more pricing information and pictures click the following link to veiw our eco hen houses in the solway recycled shop.