This multi-species bird box is part of the Stourhead range from National Trust. It provides large nesting space for a variety of garden birds including Blue Tits, Great Tits, Sparrows etc.
The best type of bird box is one that is in use! The versatility of this multi-species bird box ensures that it will be used by a range of garden birds.
There is a stainless-steel hole protector to prevent predator attack. Remove the bolt using a coin or screwdriver to clean or make an open nester for Robins, Wagtails and Spotted Flycatchers. On the other hand, use the open style as a wall feeder for birds. (clean before and after use).
In the UK the ideal aspect is facing East, North, North-East and South-East are also fine. As a result, sheltering the box from rain and strong sunlight. Site the nest box on a tree, wall, fence or building at least 1.5m – 2m above ground. Situated away from easy access by cats and predators.