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Bird Housing

  • Shop window feeders and more at Duncraft.com.

    Bringing the Outside In

    The Duncraft line of bird feeders began in 1952 with Gil Dunn’s invention of the Flight Deck Windowsill Feeding Station. People liked this innovative way of bringing the birds in closer, and the company grew. Sixty…

  • Invite hummingbirds to nest nearby and raise their babies!

    Invite Nesting Hummingbirds

    So tiny and secretive during nesting season, a hummingbird building a nest and raising chicks is something most people never see. However, Duncraft’s Hummingbird Nester and nesting materials may attract hummingbirds to backyards where all the activity can…

  • Shop duncraft.com for Sparrow-Resistant birdhouses.

    Discourage House Sparrows

    Nothing is more discouraging to bird lovers, especially bluebird lovers, than repeatedly having to remove non-native House Sparrow nests from their bluebird nesting boxes. Now, Duncraft introduces the new Sparrow-Resistant Bird House that deters House Sparrows,…

  • Shop the 1555 Duncraft Convertible Roost House at duncraft.com.

    Convert Your Nesting Box

    Winter roosting boxes are essential to help birds survive cold weather. Cold winter wind saps energy and warmth from birds, especially at night. Birds are able to lower their body temperature to conserve calories at night,…

  • Shop Hummingbird Houses at duncraft.com.

    Hummingbird House

    How do you get a hummingbird to nest in your yard? Most of the time, hummingbirds nest in secluded bushes or trees and unless you’re in the right place at the right time, your chances of…

  • Shop bluebird houses at Duncraft.com.

    Monitoring Bluebird Houses

    You’ve set up your bluebird houses for the season and you’re all set to just sit back and enjoy the birds that will inevitably settle in – right? Wrong, unfortunately, because if you leave your bluebird…

  • Learn what to look for before buying a birdhouse.

    Before Buying a Birdhouse

    Duncraft’s Guide to Bird Houses Before You Buy a Bird House When you decide to buy a bird house be aware that there are many designs being sold that are unsuitable for the birds. These houses…

  • Swallow Bird House available at Duncraft.com.

    Birdhouse Maintenance

    Cleaning Birdhouses should be cleaned out after each nesting — the old nest being removed. Painting – Outside, Yes, but Inside – Never! Do not paint or treat the inside of your birdhouse. If you want…