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Build-it-yourself birdhouses : 25+ DIY birdhouses and bird feeders  Cover Image Book Book

Build-it-yourself birdhouses : 25+ DIY birdhouses and bird feeders / Chris Peterson.


"Step-by-step instructions for 25+ unique birdhouses tailored for specific birds-pick the one that fits your neighborhood's birds and get building! Join home improvement pro Chris Peterson as he shares a variety of creative designs for birdhouses and bird feeders, from the classic bluebird house to a mid-century modern home. While all the designs are handsome, most are also approachable for beginning woodworkers. Squares, triangles, and simple joining are used throughout the book. For woodworkers with some experience, Peterson shares a variety of customization techniques that can enhance the designs. Every project contains a showstopping photo of the finished house and step-by-step instructions (with additional photos) to take any guesswork out of the assembly. You'll also find mounting instructions and tips, as well as information on the types of birds each birdhouse can accommodate. Designs include: Small birdhouses: Chickadee Shelter, Nuthatch Wedge, Songbird PVC Birdhouse, Flycatcher Cinderblock Motel, Purple Martin Boarding House, Tufted Titmouse Cabin, Finch's Pub, a Bat Cave, and more! Large birdhouses: Mourning Dove Monster Ledge, American Kestrel Lodge, Barn Owl A-Frame, Barred Owl Nest Box, Wood Duck Slat House, and a Woodpecker's Log House. Creative bird feeders: Telephone Platform Feeder, Porch Swing Bin Feeder, Hanging Man Suet Feeder, Squirrel Proof Feeder, and Zen Feeder"-- Provided by publisher.

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  • ISBN: 9780760365281
  • ISBN: 0760365288
  • Physical Description: 160 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Beverly, MA, USA : Cool Springs Press, 2020.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Beautiful birdhouses for beautiful birds -- Birdhouse construction basics -- Classic small birdhouses -- Speciality small birdhouses -- Large bird shelters -- Fabulous feeder projects.
Subject: Birdhouses.
Do-it-yourself work.
CRAFTS & HOBBIES / Woodwork.
HOUSE & HOME / Do-It-Yourself / Carpentry.
NATURE / Animals / Birds.
Do-it-yourself work.

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Algansee Branch 598.072 PET (Text) 35402423962429 Non-Fiction Available -

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