- Where is the best place to put bird boxes?
- Can you put 2 bird boxes together?
- Can bird boxes be near each other?
Where is the best place to put bird boxes?
The bird box should face between the North and East providing greater protection from the wind and rain but also, away from direct sunlight. Never place a bird box in a south
Can you put 2 bird boxes together?
Use more than one nest box for each species of bird, you will increase you chances of attracting your favoured bird, and chances are you will find them used by other birds as well. Spread you nest boxes around the garden. Most birds occupy ‘territories’ and so may fight if the boxes are too close.
Can bird boxes be near each other?
In gardens a nest box can be hung on every second tree if there are few other nesting sites nearby. No minimum distance is required between the birds; two pairs of tits will happily breed right next to each other.