A birdhouse is a man-made box provided for birds to nest in, which are most of the times utilized for wild and domesticated birds. They are mostly crafted from wood or at times by coupling wood and concrete. But it’s about time that the nest boxes send a green message as well. White Porcelain Metal Barn Heater Birdhouse had been fashioned from found objects and hence, adheres to the go green slogan.
These customized birdhouses will provide all the basic dwelling conditions and are perfect to be kept both indoors and outdoors. A well-built birdhouse should be durable, rainproof, cool and readily accessible for cleaning. By using some imagination, the builder has added an attractive eco-friendly touch to the birdhouse. How each piece will turn out depends on the found objects. So, don’t expect all the birdhouses to look alike.
The artist has ingeniously used a white colored enamel/porcelain metal gas space heater shell. The holes of this antique case were further caked with metal flashing. Everything wedged on this birdhouse was thrown away, thinking the materials are as good as dead and won’t solve any purpose. This nest house has a bell fixed on the top, which has come from a copper bell hanger and also from typewriter’s silver bell. The front plate of an old typewriter was exploited further to craft the awning, which looks just so rugged.
The opening of this environment friendly birdhouse is shaped like a hole and was built from typewriter parts, metal trivet, typewriter key and a few more adornments. More typewriter parts, copper bands and a bird shaped tart or candy mold have been utilized to make sure the perch shapes up properly. The floor has been made from metal flashing while an old vegetable steamer/strainer became a part of the backend of this birdhouse.
Its measurements read: Height: 14″; Width/Length: 14″; Depth: 10 and the birdhouse comes with a pocket friendly price tag of $40 USD. Those who enjoy the companionship of birds will find these houses inexpensive and fun to own. These eco-friendly birdhouses crafted from thrown away objects can also be used as decoration items.
Place one outside your house and let birds lead an environment friendly life.