Coffee Can Birdhouse

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Project by MICHAEL CAMPASANO posted 07-03-2011 01:04 AM 4334 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This Birdhouse is made from a recycled coffee can, I used scrap wood to make all of the roof shingles,perch,
picket fence,bird bath,bench and table. I placed a canopy over the entrance Hole The left side has two dorm
windows The chimney is a 3/4”square piece of wood with grooves to give it a look of a brick chimney.


-- never enough time in a day so use it well

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#1 posted 07-03-2011 03:40 AM

Cool Birdhouse. Looks very detailed.

-- You will never build it unless you try. The second one always turns out better.

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#2 posted 07-03-2011 03:50 AM

very nice idea. scrap wood is the best kind of wood to use and you used it to the fullest. good job.


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#3 posted 07-03-2011 06:04 AM

Folger’s Cans? Oh they have so many uses , Our local dump sorts and huals plastics and I often get the small ones for storing wood parts :)

-- "If the Universe is Infinite, Then all dreams are real."

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#4 posted 07-03-2011 07:41 AM

Nice birdhouse, very creative. You should enter it in the contest. Good luck.

-- Darrell, making more sawdust than I know what to do with

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#5 posted 07-31-2011 06:46 PM

Now that is green! Very creative thinking! Well done, good luck in the contest.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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