30+ DIY Ideas for an Upcycled Bird Bath and an Upcycled Bird Feeder
Upcycled bird feeders and baths are a great way to add whimsical charm to your garden, and these bird craft ideas will surely inspire you!
DIY Bird Bath
Learn how to create a beautiful DIY bird bath with this step-by-step pictorial tutorial! All you will need is an oil pan, PVC pipe, pump, and plastic tub filled with water. Post contains affiliate links.
Make a Three-Tiered Plant Stand from a Recycled Tomato Cage.
Instructable-user CarlSandra2005 came up with this clever alternative use for a tomato cage: a tri-level plant stand. And since this only cost, what 25-cents, and you probably have at least three or four unused ones lying about, you could do them in multiples for a Jetsons-like effect. Simply use pliers to shape your cage appropriately, spraypaint a color of your choice, then fill. The only difficult part may be to find containers that will fit and are the correct weight, but that's just a…
16 DIY Homemade Hummingbird Feeder Ideas to Attract Them to Your Home
To attract Hummingbirds to your garden, you might want to consider making a homemade hummingbird feeder to view and enjoy these feathered marvels up close.
DIY Bird Bath
I got this idea from homestoriesatoz.com. I made mine almost identical to hers except the top flat piece for the actual bath part. In fact I even used the same color paint! She had used a glass bowl from an old light fixture for the top. I didn't have one so I used a 16" saucer like the clay pots. I did have a problem getting the top flower pot to stay straight. I put a brace under it to hold it up straight. You will need: One 8" terracotta pot Four 6" terracotta pots One 4-5" terracotta…
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How to Make Your Bird Bath Safe for Birds | Empress of Dirt
Tips for a safe bird bath -- what you need to know to prevent birds from drowning or catching illnesses from unsafe bird baths
DIY Wild Bird Hanging Planter
Create a bird retreat in a hanging planter! Select a large planter dish that will fit inside a wire hanging basket. Glue a small planter pot upside-down in the center of the large planter dish and glu
No More Ants in Your Hummingbirds' Nectar. Ever?
This Skinny Ant moat looks great in my backyard Hummingbird garden and works great to get rid of ants in my feeders' nectar. Best of all, its safe (no chemicals needed) and super simple to use. I bought one for every feeder...