Attracting Birds & Butterflies

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5 Flowers to Attract Hummingbirds

Discover how to draw the smallest kinds of birds to your garden using these plants and tips.

3 Plants That Attract Butterflies

Who doesn't love butterflies? Get them to visit your yard with these plants.

2 Ways to Make Your Yard a Bird Haven

Attract a myriad of birds to your yard by completing these simple and fun projects.

Attracting Wildlife to Your Container Garden

Support the local environment and enrich your own.

Feed Birds Winter Decorations: Edible Decor Birds Will Love

This Winter, think about feeding the birds when hanging your Christmas and Winter decorations.

How to Attract Insect-Eating Birds, Part 1

Add some of these 3 elements to you garden, and bring on the birds.

How to Repair a Cracked Concrete Bird Bath

Even though bird baths are outdoor fixtures, fluctuating temperatures can cause cracking that you'll need instructions to repair.

How to Paint a Concrete Birdbath Properly

Try this simple solution for fixing up an old, shabby birdbath.

How to Attract Insect-eating Birds, Part 2

Better than any insecticide, birds naturally help keep pests to a minimum. Here are a few ways to attract them to your yard.

How to Safely Remove a Beehive

Relocate your swarm in 5 easy steps.

DIY Butterfly House in 5 Steps

Keep your garden helpers happy by building them their own home!

Common Problems With A Bird Bath

A birdbath in the yard will attract many different types of birds. You can provide a healthy safe environment

Build Your Own Bird Bath

A bird bath is a shallow container of water that bird enthusiasts can place in their backyards to attract

Replacing Parts For A Solar Bird Bath

Finding new parts for your solar bird bath should be fairly simple although there are not many parts

Fountain Bird Bath Designs And Plans

A fountain bird bath is a sure way to attract birds and this mainly has to do with the sound of flowing

How To Fix A Fountain Bird Bath

You may need to fix a fountain bird bath if it comes tumbling to the ground, getting chipped or broken.

Hanging A Garden Bird Bath

Sometimes it seems that there just isn’t room for a garden bird bath because the family takes up

Bird Feeder Care Tips

An unkempt bird feeder is a haven for diseases. Protect visiting birds by properly cleaning your feeder. Healthy

How To Keep Squirrels Out Of Your Bird Feeder

There are numerous methods for keeping squirrels out of a bird feeder. One way is using a squirrel proof

How to Put Up a Window Bird Feeder Safely

For those who enjoy watching birds, a window bird feeder is a wonderful option. A window bird feeder

Creating A Window Bird Feeder

A window bird feeder is something that is purely for entertainment. Bird enthusiasts, or just those who

Attract Colorful Birds To Your Yard: 3 Ideas

To attract colorful birds to your yard, employ these 3 techniques. Aim to Please Choose seed types

How To Make A Hummingbird Feeder

A backyard hummingbird feeder is a great way to unwind and watch the birds as they do their mid-air dance.

Build a Birdhouse in 4 Steps

If you are a bird enthusiast, or just want to spruce up your garden, then building a bird house makes

Must-Know Facts About Bird Feeding

Encouraging bird feeding in your yard requires more than just providing seed. You must create an environment

Build A Platform Bird Feeder In 6 Steps

If you have basic woodworking skills, you can build a platform bird feeder in just a couple of hours.

Build A Butterfly House In 5 Steps

A garden can be spruced up by adding a great landscaping element such as a butterfly house. The following

How to Make a Soda Bottle Bird Feeder

Building a soda bottle bird feeder is a nice and quick project you can do that will allow you to enjoy

How to Make a Squirrel-Proof Bird Feeder

A squirrel will enjoy your bird feeder more than the birds if you let it. Here is a plan to squirrel-proof

Protecting Your Hummingbird Feeder from Ants with an Ant Moat

For anybody that may have ever kept a hummingbird feeder, you may have already noticed that you will

Protecting Your Bird Feeder from Blackbirds

Often, your bird feeder will attract not only the intended birds but also a few pests as well. Blackbirds

Keeping Raccoons Away from Your Bird Feeder

They are cute, cagey and clever. They can also be a nuisance when it comes to your bird feeder. Raccoons

Making a Bird Feeder Using Reused Bottles

Nearly everyone loves the look of various species of bird flying about in their garden. To attract them

Making a Bird Seed Feeder out of a Milk Carton

You can make a beautiful bird feeder for your yard using an empty milk carton. This fun project is

Making a Bird Feeder with Food Scraps

With wildlife losing habitat at an alarming rate we need to encourage bird as well as other creatures

Repurposing a Fence Post for a Bird Feeder

If you have recently replaced or rebuilt a fence, it commonly happens that you are left with byproducts

Boosting Calcium in Your Wild Bird Feed with Egg Shells

Today many populations of wild birds rely on the bird feed offered by backyard feeders to provide them

How to Build and Install a Wren House

A wren house is a typical birdhouse. The same type of birdhouse can be used by many small wild birds,

Bird Feed for Baby Wild Birds

What should you do and what is the proper bird feed for baby wild birds? Before you begin to even think

How to Make a Bluebird House

A great way to attract the magnificently colored bluebird to your garden is to make and mount a bluebird

Platform Bird Feeder Pros and Cons

A platform bird feeder is an excellent starter feeder for the birding enthusiast. It has many benefits

How to Paint a Birdhouse

Painting a birdhouse is a fun and little project that's as simple as it seems. However, because birdhouses

How to Make a Copper Bird Bath

A copper bird bath is a stylish way to attract chirpy feathered friends to your garden or back yard.

How to Make a Mosaic Bird Bath

Wouldn't you like to see beautiful birds cleaning and preening in a colorful birdbath outside your home?

How to Make a Butterfly Feeder

Butterflies are a beautiful, natural accessory to your yard or garden and you can attract these lovely