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7 DIY Recycled Bird Feeders

7 DIY Recycled Bird Feeders

Invite your feathered friends into your garden this spring with these seven bird feeders you can make out of materials you might have otherwise thrown away or recycled – plastic bottles, milk cartons or scraps of wood. There’s a project here for everyone, regardless of your age or skill level; from young children and DIY novices to crafting pros who are handy with drills and hacksaws. Bird feeder #1: You can make a simple, quick DIY bird feeder out of a soda bottle and two wooden spoons or dowels. Photo: Instructables.com 1. Soda bottle bird feeder A favorite of the elementary school classroom, the soda bottle bird feeder is a simple DIY project for bird lovers of all ages. After rescuing a 1-2 liter soda bottle from the recycling bin, look around your house or yard for two wooden spoons, dowels or twigs you can use for the project; these will create a place for the birds ...

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