Bird House Box – Wood is by far the most popular choice for home building materials for birds. Cypress is a natural choice for aviaries because of its durability and resistance to rot and weather. When building a house for cypress birds. Remember to build the aviary with the dimensions that will suit the particular birds you want to stimulate. Or have seen in your garden, as the birds look for a house close in size to the of their natural nesting preferences.
Cut a 2-inch diameter circle from one 8-by-8-inch block using the jigsaw. Right in the middle, through the bird house box entrance. This size door and the size of the aviary are suitable for finches and similar birds; adjust the dimensions to suit the particular type of bird you expect to attract. Assemble the four 8-inch box-shaped blocks, with two sides positioned on the inside edge of the other two blocks, flush with the edges.
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Hook the box in this shape with the band clamp. Using the hammer, gently tap the aluminum nails at the ends of the two blocks outside and inside the two blocks inside, to hold the walls together. Aluminum nails are much less likely to rust than normal steel nails. Position one of the 8 by 9 blocks in the newly formed bird house box. Making sure that the edges are flush with the sides of the box. Nail it in place.