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roosting boxes

  • Learn more about the cute chickadee!

    Attract Chickadees

    Follow These Tips to Attract Chickadees to Your Yard Chickadees are cute, agile and friendly; however, the next time you hear a familiar “chick a dee dee dee,” listen closely because a chickadee’s call can tell you…

  • Learn how to make a brush pile for your birds.

    Help Birds with a Brush Pile

    Here are some tips for you when cleaning up your yard for the last time this fall. Leave a brush pile for your birds. Creating a pristine lawn with not a weed in sight doesn’t really…

  • What you need to know about feeding the birds at the end of summer.

    Feeding Birds at Summer’s End

    This article was contributed by Nancy Schofield. Nancy is a wild bird specialist, who attracts the birds at home and helps our customers attract birds by answering their questions and concerns when they come into the store. She has…

  • Tips to get ready for winter and care for your birds.

    Get Ready for Winter

    The falling leaves remind us northerners that it’s time to start getting ready for winter bird feeding! Here’s a little checklist to help you prepare for a magical fall and winter of backyard bird watching. Make…

  • Attract chickadees with bird feeders from Duncraft.com

    The Bird Behind The Call

    Chickadees are often described as being the “feathered small boy of the woods,” and also of our bird feeder. Behind their unique, albeit simple calls, are complex creatures that are constantly on the move, much as…

  • Shop roosting pockets at duncraft.com.

    Where Did the Birds Go?

    It seemed like a good idea on Saturday afternoon. The nor’easter was starting to wind down and a romp in the snow sounded like fun. I donned my trusty snowshoes and headed outside. I lurched along,…

  • 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,…

  • 4697 Roosting box for your birds at Duncraft.com

    Roosting Boxes for Birds

    Roosting boxes are an important, all-season addition to backyard habitats—and something that’s easy to install in your yard. Roosting boxes protect birds from frigid winter conditions, driving rain and windy nights by offering shelter that they often…