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Extreme Makeover Birdhouse Addition

By Homeroad on Jun 24, 2012


Good Morning Birdie Family!!!

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This awesome birdhouse was at my Mother's house and really needed some help....
I loved the mossy entrance ...

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and the great growth on the roof...

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But it had a problem....

All that mossy goodness had rotted Mom's birdhouse...

It was wet and falling apart... It crumbled as I moved it.


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This birdhouse really needed an Extreme Makeover...
In an attempt to save it, I took it apart...

I used wood from this old crate and traced all 
the pieces of the old birdhouse...

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I used the crate slats for the front and back...

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Using a hole attachment for the drill, I cut out 2 holes...


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The last slat I screwed on held the license plate roof which is removable in case the inside needs to be cleaned out...

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I painted the whole birdhouse white...

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And added a license plate for the roof...

Alaska? 
These birds are going to think they took a wrong turn!


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Some old scrap signage for the side...

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I think it's still missing something...


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Move that bus!!!!

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That's better... a little junk!

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Welcome home birdies... welcome home!



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