Making a homemade bird feeder to feed the birds is a fun way to utilize your free time in the vacations. It will also help you to be aware of which birds are native to your area and is also a great way to help out your feathered friends when their food sources are scarce in winter-time. Presenting, Bird Feeder DIY.
You can easily make a bird feeder, but to feed them first you need to attract them and to do that you will have to create something interesting and bird-friendly. So here we have a list of five amazing, attractive as well as easy to make bird feeder DIY ideas for you.
Simple Tray Bird Feeder
Sometimes, simple is more attractive. You can make a simple tray bird feeder and pour some bird food in it. It will be spacious and birds and also sit there. You can use a wooden tray with sides about an inch high. Hang it from a tree or mount it on a deck railing. It’s done!
Mason Jar bird feeder
You don’t actually have to spend a lot of money on an attractive bird feeder. Save them for bird food and recycle your waste jars or tin cans. Take any container of any shape (it should be strong though) use something thing strong to hang it and add a wooden stick for birds to rest and it is done!
Milk container bird feeder
You can easily make a bird feeder out of a milk carton or juice container. You can decorate it. But first, just cut into a shape of a hut or birdhouse. Cut it from the front for the opening. Add an extra wooden stick to it for birds to rest. And it is done! To make it more attractive you can use some more things to decorate its roof or something.
Plastic bottle bird feeder
Take an empty plastic bottle, cut it and make holes for the wooden spoons in the middle. Make one of the holes larger than the other for the mouth of the spoon so birdseed can spill out. And hang it with a rope.
Wine bottle bird Feeder
This bird feeder option might last longer than the above ones. You just need an empty clean wine bottle, popular hobby board, wood glue and obviously birdseed.