Make your backyard come to life by encouraging wildlife to come and call your backyard their home. Benefit your gardening environment, teach kids about nature and save precious wildlife which is in danger!
Whether you fancy making a bug hotel, a butterfly feeder or even a bird house, these ideas are super fun and can all be made at home by yourself!
Click on the links below for each fantastic tutorial…
Build A Bug Hotel
A combination of garden art and a habitat for bugs, this DIY would look beautiful in any garden no matter the size! Encourage bees, ladybirds and even beetles to come and stay for a while during the Winter months!
Kids often find slimy worms fascinating! Why not make one of these with them this Summer so they can see what sort of habitat they live in!
How to Make a Homemade Butterfly Feeder
Butterflies not only make any garden majestic, they also help flowers grow by pollinating them. This is such a simple DIY, everyone should have one of these!
Colonial Style Bird House
Instead of a small simple bird house, why not make something like this beautiful colonial styled bird house which would make a great home for lots of birds as well as enhancing your garden!
How To Make A Bee Hotel
Bee’s are an integral part of our eco-sytem and without them, we wouldn’t be able to enjoy most of the foods we eat today! Here’s how to make a Bee hotel to encouareg these little hard workers to rest up. Read more on why we need to save the bees over at NaturalLivingIdeas.com
How To Attract Ladybugs To Your Garden
Ladybugs love to munch on insects that love to munch on our flowers! So it’s important to attract them to your garden! Not only are they useful they are pretty little bugs that children love to watch!
How To Feed & Attract Hummingbirds
You somehow feel quite blessed to see little Hummingbirds enjoying your garden! Why not encourage these beautiful birds to make your backyard home by making a stunning Hummingbird feeder!
How To Attract Frogs To Your Garden Pond
If you have a pond and would like to see bouncing frogs take refuge in it, then here is a useful guide on how to attract them to your pond and most importantly keep them there!
How To Make A Bat House
Not many people know that one bat can eat up to 1,000 mosquitoes an hour! Making bats your best friends if you suffer from mosquito problems! Check out these 27 bat house DIY’s and choose your favorite to make!
DIY Wine Bottle Bird Feeder
If you want to attract birds to your backyard, it’s important not to just give them a place to stay but enough bird food too! Check out this incredibly easy DIY bird feeder made from an old wine bottle!