Handmade, rustic log cabin birdhouse made from eastern white pine with a variety of accent hard woods. The log cabin bird house is well constructed using galvanized brad nails, stainless steel staples, and water resistant glue. The log cabin was treated with Thompson Water Sealer natural cedar, and coated with a clear coat of UV protection Lacquer. All these steps where to keep the birdhouse in the best condition for the outdoors. Each log and shingle was individually cut. The thickness of each log is 3/4 inch (18 mm). The door is solid walnut, the windows are solid maple, all the trim is made from red oak. The Bird house is fully assembled, height 12 inches (305 mm) width 8 1/2 inches (216 mm) Length 10 1/2 inches (267 mm) weight 4 1/2 lbs. (2 kg). The bird house can be mounted on a pole, post or stand. Hardware for mounting the birdhouse is not included.
The entrance hole 1 1/2 inches is optimum diameter for bluebirds and tree swallows. However, chickadees, nuthatches, warblers, woodpeckers, and wrens will also gladly make this their home. Furthermore, a birdhouse will help encourage neighbourhood birds to move in and raise families in your backyard. Hence providing you and your garden natural pest control.