Here are some quick tips to help you attract and keep more birds at your bird feeder. These basic tips are especially important to during the winter months when it’s difficult for birds to get food from their natural sources (insects and seeds).birdfeeder

  1. FOOD– Provide fresh seed, nectars, fruits, nuts and suet. Keep your feeders filled or birds will move on.
  2. WATER– Keep a bird bath filled with clean, fresh water. Use a bird bath de-icer to prevent this crucial water source from freezing.
  3. SHELTER-Choose birdhouses made for the types of birds you want to attract. Hang them where birds can nest safe from predators.

For more tips on backyard biding, visit our Pet & Bird Department. You can also get tips and shop bird supplies on Ace Hardware and pick up your order in our store. Happy Birdwatching.