Building a bird feeder for your yard can be very rewarding. You can literally spend hours watching the birds feeding and sometimes it can be very comical. So have fun building and have even more fun watching. Building a bird feeder is a great way to make use of scrap wood.
Create your own magical forest with these birdhouse creatures. Use alone or with our other birdhouse creature projects. This plan includes full size drawings for two projects - a Schoolmarm and a Schoolboy birdhouse. Make from 3/4 inch thick pine or cedar boards.
The birdhouse project is one in a series of nautical birdhouses. By making the companion projects #19-2988 Lighthouse birdhouse and #19-W2989 Lighthouse Cottage Birdhouse (each sold separately) you can make a complete nautical theme village.
The birdhouse project is one in a series of nautical birdhouses. By making the companion projects #19-2987 Boathouse and #19-W2989 Lighthouse Cottage Birdhouse (each sold separately) you can make a complete nautical theme village.
The birdhouse project is one in a series of nautical birdhouses. By making the companion projects #19-2987 Boathouse and #19-W2988 Lighthouse Birdhouse (each sold separately) you can make a complete nautical theme village.
Orioles are one of the most beautiful of the North American Song Birds. Their habitat includes all of the 48 contiguous states, so there's every reason to make a feeder that will attract these beautiful birds to your yard. Orioles are attracted to grape jelly and to halves of oranges.
A garden decoration with the appearance of a birdhouse. Make it from standard lumber sizes. All pattern pieces for the project are drawn full scale. Measures 30 inches high when built.
On one end is a birdhouse, on the other a bird feeder. Can be displayed on top of your deck railing or on a stand-alone post mounted anywhere in your yard. The 12 inch planter box liner in the centre is surrounded by a picket fence. Plans drawn full size.
Designed like a miniature fire alarm box! (The handle doesn't pull down, it's only for decoration.) Plans drawn are full size. Measures 12 inches high x 10-3/4 inches wide x 8-1/2 inches deep.
The scroll work and choice of paint colors for this birdhouse are reminiscent of Victorian design. Make it from 1/4 inch thick exterior plywood and 3/4 inch thick lumber. All patterns are drawn full size. Project measures 13-1/2 inches high.
This bluebird house meets the recommended interior size and shape as well as other features necessary to attract bluebirds, but has been designed to take on the shape of a colorful bluebird. Make it from 3/4 and 1-1/2 inch thick pine boards.
Birdhouses with personality! Full size patterns for both moose and bear birdhouse projects as shown. Measure approximately 17-3/4 inches high when completed. Make them from 3/4 inch thick pine or cedar.
Birdhouses with personality! Full size patterns for both birdhouse projects shown. Measure 15 - 17 inches high. Make them from 3/4 inch thick pine or cedar.
This snowman holds several large pine cones. Peanut butter is spread on the pine cones which are then rolled in birdseed. An easy to make and useful house gift for anyone during the holidays. All patterns are drawn full size. Measures 14 inches high.
Two popular forest animals, a deer and a rabbit. Build these birdhouses from standard cedar boards. Plan includes full size patterns for both projects pictured. Deer measures 18 inches high. Rabbit measures 17-1/2 inches high.
Found throughout North America, the beautiful Downy may be the most familiar of all woodpeckers. They eat spiders, beetle larvae, ants, flies and other insects that humans consider pests. This Downy Woodpecker house is adorned with the likeness of the colourful male.
This nesting box is embellished with a likeness of the male Wood Duck's plumage. A magnificent accent to any yard. All pattern parts are drawn to full size. Measures approximately 37 inches high.
Two cool and curvy shaped birdhouses to compliment our 19-W2953 Whimsical Birdhouses. Painted with bright colors, they are sure to be a great conversation piece that will satisfy a deserving family of...
Designed to feature a two-faced man expressions on opposite sides of the bird feeder. Easy-fill lift-off top. Large hopper holds up to five pounds of bird feed. Straight forward construction from cedar for a natural look. Plan parts are drawn full size.
Flocks of this tame and inquisitive bird - the black capped chickadee - spend the winter making the rounds at neighbourhood feeders. Make this nesting cavity to attract them to your yard. You can create this dwelling from 3/4 and 1-1/2 inch thick lumber.
Display in a flower pot in your home or in your garden. This woodworking plan includes full size patterns for both male and female bird. Measures about 7 inches long, they are close to the actual size of real birds. Easy to make from five layers of wood.
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