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13 Ways to Build a Bird Feeder from Milk Jug

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Bird lovers are going to treasure this article due to its sheer simplicity and eco-friendliness. That is not to mention, ample bird watching guaranteed!

How to Make a Milk Jug Bird Feeder

Teach children the importance of recycling and bird feeding with the help of this interesting project.

Milk Jug Bird Feeder

Milk Jug Bird Feeder

Decorated Bird Feeder from Milk Jug

This milk jar bird feeder has been given a quirky look owing to the creative spirit of a little girl who decked it up with washable markers. Note the use of a bright red ribbon to hang the jar.

Bird Feeder from Milk Jug

Bird Feeder from Milk Jug

Milk Jug Bird Feeder Directions

Painting and decoupaging with fabric lends a unique touch to this beautiful bird feeder.

Bird Feeder Out Of Milk Jug

Bird Feeder Out Of Milk Jug

How Do You Make a Milk Jug Bird Feeder

This fun project involves cutting large, almost rectangular holes at the two sides of a gallon milk jar, poking a few holes at the bottom for rain drainage and threading a wire through two holes made at the top for hanging the feeder from a branch.

Bird Feeder with Milk Jug

Bird Feeder with Milk Jug

Milk Jug Bird Feeder Kids’ Craft

Just scroll down the above-linked post to find the instructions in the end.

Milk Jug Bird Feeder Craft for Kids

Milk Jug Bird Feeder Craft for Kids

Cool Milk Jug Bird Feeder Craft

A wooden dowel was used as a perch for the winged visitors of the neighborhood who would find a cozy shelter in this milk jug feeder filled with delicious treats, during the chilly winter months.

Milk Jug Bird Feeder Craft

Milk Jug Bird Feeder Craft

Recycling Milk Jug into a Bird Feeder

A permanent marker was used to sketch the red blooms on the milk jug. Stack up a treasure of dried fruits inside to give your winged friends some respite in the snow.

Recycled Milk Jug Bird Feeder

Recycled Milk Jug Bird Feeder

Bird Feeder out Of McDonald’s Milk Jug

Next time you finish a McDonald’s Happy Meals for dinner, you will think twice before trashing the milk jugs that come with it. It provides a brilliant reason for the different species of birds to pay you a visit.

McDonald's Milk Jug Bird Feeder

McDonald’s Milk Jug Bird Feeder

Step By Step Instructions for Milk Jug Bird Feeder

Kids are going to love to be a part of this fun craft. They will equally enjoy the fruits of their efforts when they can do bird watching to their heart’s content.

Milk Jug Bird Feeder Instructions

Milk Jug Bird Feeder Instructions

Milk Jug Bird Feeder DIY

In this DIY, a knife was used to cut circular holes in the opposite walls of a milk jug. A hole punch created a couple of tiny holes allowing passage of a skewer that acts as the perch for the birds.

DIY Milk Jug Bird Feeder

DIY Milk Jug Bird Feeder

Colorful Gallon Milk Jar Bird Feeder

In this tutorial, after cutting out the circles, the edges were covered with masking tape to give a neat finish. A twig plays the role of a natural perch.

Gallon Milk Jug Bird Feeder

Gallon Milk Jug Bird Feeder

Milk Jar Bird Feeders Made At Home

The milk jars used here as bird feeders have their caps on as they hang from tree branches by strings. You will get further details of the steps on clicking the bold heading above.

Homemade Milk Jug Bird Feeders

Homemade Milk Jug Bird Feeders

Bird Feeder Made With Plastic Milk Jar

Check out the linked article for the building directions of the milk jug bird feeder that can easily be done by kids.

Plastic Milk Jug Bird Feeder

Plastic Milk Jug Bird Feeder

Get a sneak peek at the different avian species in your area from the cozy comfort of your room by means of these creative bird feeders.

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Published on August 12th 2016 by under Outdoors and Garden.
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