Here is my new Purple Martin birdhouse

huggybear_2008March 21, 2009

Just finally got this painted and hope to have it put out next weekend in time for the new martins...

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That looks wonderful, Huggybear. What are the sections on the base? Are the just for extra support? Love the all white look. Is this the first one you have made? Hope you will share a pic when the birdies find it and move in. Luvs

    Bookmark   March 21, 2009 at 9:27PM
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Beautiful job! Iam sure the martins will love it, just a question why are the martins house always painted white? seems thats the only color I see, as you can tell I dont know much about birds.

    Bookmark   March 22, 2009 at 9:11AM
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Oddie I am not sure why they are always white.. but all that I have ever seen have been painted white.. so I did mine that way too, I did not make this one.. a father of one of my son's friends did and the little spaces in front of each hole is for the babies to stand in while they are getting their flying wings.. so to speak.. LOL.. I will try to get pics of the Purple Martins once they arrive.. gosh, I guess I will have to have room service for them and turn down their beds. and so forth.. LOL

    Bookmark   March 23, 2009 at 8:00PM
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Really nice! Hope you have good luck with it!

    Bookmark   March 27, 2009 at 10:03AM
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