DIY Birdhouse

Wondering how to build a birdhouse? Our DIY birdhouses will add color to your yard and provide a safe haven for the friendly fliers in your backyard.

How to Make a DIY Bluebird House

Want to attract bluebirds to nest in your yard? Make a bluebird box! These DIY bluebird house plans meet the songbirds' specific nesting requirements.

How to Make a Purple Martin Gourd House

Homemade birdhouses fashioned from gourds have been used for centuries to attract purple martins. Learn how to make your own...


How to Turn a Gourd into a Birdhouse

Get into the fall spirit and learn how to turn a gourd into a birdhouse with this handy how-to. A...


How to Make a DIY Birdfeeder and Bird House with Vintage China

Offer this season’s avian arrivals 
a warm welcome to your yard with a teacup birdfeeder and a teapot bird house.


Decorate a DIY Birdhouse with a Wood-Burning Pen

Build your own birdhouse from scratch and use a wood burning pen to add a personal touch with a unique...

Chandelier Birdhouse and Planter

With just a few tweaks to a rummage sale find, you can create this elegant planter that also doubles as...


Make an Adorable Bird-Shaped Birdhouse

This little homemade birdhouse is colorful, sweet and versatile! Start with a box that matches the approximate size needed, or...

Leafy DIY Birdhouse

There is no right or wrong when creating this DIY birdhouse. So grab some leaves, some garage leftovers and have...


Birding Guidelines: Birdhouse Hole Size Chart

Just as habitat matters, so does the birdhouse. Follow the guidelines on this birdhouse hole size chart to make sure...


Stylish DIY Birdhouse Designs

Using a simple kit, learn how to make a birdhouse unique. These DIY birdhouse designs are bird-friendly but full of...


Nesting Shelf DIY Birdhouse

Interested in attracting cardinals or robins to nest in your yard? This recycled crafts project creates a DIY birdhouse perfect...

Green Roof DIY Birdhouse

This DIY birdhouse project incorporates the green roof concept, helping to keep the birds inside cooler in the summer heat.


Cowboy Boot Birdhouse

Little birds like wrens will love this DIY birdhouse made from an old cowboy boot!


Coffee Can DIY Birdhouse

Turn a coffee can into a DIY birdhouse with this simple recycled crafts project!


Cloth DIY Birdhouse

Learn how to make a birdhouse out of cloth for small birds like wrens and chickadees.


Clay Pot DIY Birdhouse

Learn how to make a DIY birdhouse perfect for wrens and other small birds using a clay flower pot.

Build a License Plate Birdhouse

Personalize a DIY birdhouse with an old license plate, and you’ll have a real one-of-a-kind place for birds to call...


Build a One-Board DIY Birdhouse

A DIY birdhouse doesn’t get any easier than this! Learn how to build a nest box from single pine board.


DIY Grapevine Balls for Nesting Birds

Nesting birds use a variety of  materials to create the perfect place to lay their eggs. You can help attract...


Tips for Growing Birdhouse Gourds

Learn gardening tips for growing birdhouse gourds that are perfect homes for your cavity nesting birds, such as swallows and...