Tag Archives: Nesting Box

Phelsuma standingi nest boxes –

Years ago I kept and bred Phelsuma madagascarensis grandis and they always laid their eggs in the base of snake plants, where the leaves started. My Phelsuma standingi do not do that: they look to lay their eggs inside of … Continue reading

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More Eastern Bluebird boxes –

I had this wood on my patio under a tarp and I was sick of looking at it so I went ahead and threw together two more Eastern Bluebird nesting boxes after work tonight.

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Nesting boxes, deployed!

The three boxes I made from old eastern cedar were installed at the Sapp’s today + a woodpecker feeder I made by attaching leftover pieces of cedar and then drilling shallow holes with a 1 – 38″ arbor bit.

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Pileated Woodpecker nesting box –

I made this one for Jim R. from old eastern cedar out of one of his fields.

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Rustic bird nesting boxes –

An old friend of mine told me he had some old eastern cedar just sitting on a trailer in his field and offered me some of it. I picked up a few boards this afternoon –   And I made … Continue reading

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Wonderful Sunday –

I was home on Wednesday and decided to make a few nesting boxes for an old friend who has made nice comments on other nesting boxes I made. So, I made a box for a House Wren, Little Brown Creeper, … Continue reading

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Ethan and Luke helped me make a box for Spectacled Owls

Today we made a nesting box for Deron Meador’s Spectacled Owl pair from the leftover scraps from my hobby room remodeling project.

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Back on my nesting box kick –

So, I was inspired by the nesting box we made for the Tufted Titmouse at the Pack Meeting so I decided to make one for my cousin Stacy’s back yard, which borders a nature preserve. This one is larger and … Continue reading

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Well, most of my snakes are gone…

I sold almost all of my snakes so now I have a new wildlife hobby: bird watching. It’s easy –  just open your eyes and ears and all I have to do is keep my feeders filled. Last weekend I started making some … Continue reading

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