Nowadays, there are many models of milk jug bird feeder as a need of human business and the creativity of human. The shape and function are different from their appearance. In other words, the model of milk jug bird feeder is made because of human’s favorite and the simple material. To make a good model and proper function, there are some ways to make a unique milk jug bird feeder to be a different work and has a meaningful function for a bird.
A plastic milk jug bird feeder
Like a water bottle bird feeder, to make milk jug bird feeder, a plastic of bottle is the simple material to be a good result as the function of a jug. Some steps are used for making this plastic milk jug bird feeder. The first step is cleaning the bottle and choosing the bottle as wide as possible. Choosing the wide bottle is the main step in order to get many contents of milk jug bird feeder. The second is shaping a square on the bottom as a window of the plastic bottle with scissors in two sides. This step is as the place to fulfill some foods or refill them when the bird starts to eat.
Then, on the bottom of the bottle that is shaped into two sizes must be given the small wood of perch for bird to settle on it. This step is useful for birds when they start eating. The perch is the main thing when you make milk jug bird feeder because it is the way how the bird enjoyed the food in it and to settle on it easily.
How to make a perch
Some steps are used for giving perch on the bottom of the milk jug bird feeder.
- The first is making a small hole on every side of the window to place the small wood as perch. You may use a cutter or any tools to hole on it.
- The second step is that you have to apply the perch of wood in two holes tightly. It is for giving the convenience of birds when to settle on it.
- Then, do it the same step of making a hole in another side of window and tight it with string.
- Next, in order to make a well-result, plastic milk jug bird feeder is necessary to paint on the body of plastic bottle into a colorful and nice picture. In other words, this step will impact the different result of unique plastic milk jug bird feeder. You may to paint like flowers, dolls, or some beautiful view. To start painting with flower picture, you have to make a frame on it in order to ease the way you paint. Also, the material chosen of paint should be permanent in order to get long lasting paint. It is for getting more elegant in its appearance.
- Finally, you have to make a hanging material on the top of the bottle with a wire. Cut the hanging material sufficiently and insert it into the bottle. Then, string the wire through the small hole of the top of bottle in order to strengthen the hanging.
- The plastic milk jug bird feeder is ready to use and hang it on the roof or any places you want to place it. But always put bird feeder in right place. Because this craft will attract squirrel. So keep away bird feeder from a squirrel.
Milk jug bird feeder is the simple thing to be made for a bird as vet by using these methods because bird lovers will need these criteria to be made by their self.