New Birdhouse

gunnysackFebruary 16, 2009

I am making a birdhouse, Where can I find instructions for the size of entrance hole. In past years large birds have plucked the baby birds out of bird houses in my yard.

K.

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luvsgrtdanes

What birds are you trying to attract? Some require different sizes.

    Bookmark   February 16, 2009 at 1:34PM
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Chemocurl zn5b/6a Indiana(zone 5/6)

The link below lists the hole sizes and other dimensions to be considered as well.

Will you share a pic with us once it is completed? hint, hint...Pleeze....

Sue

Here is a link that might be useful: Building Bird Houses For Wrens, Bluebirds and More

    Bookmark   February 16, 2009 at 1:44PM
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gunnysack

Thanks so much for the information. I have a lot of small birds in my yard I am unsure what they are(wrens maybe) but as I said big birds have plucked the babies out of the houses in the past because the openings were too large. I am going to make the opening large enough for wrens and rework some of the older houses as well.
K.

    Bookmark   February 16, 2009 at 5:59PM
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