Duct Tape Birdhouse

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Introduction: Duct Tape Birdhouse

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This is a quick and easy instructable using duct tape and an empty milk carton to make a birdhouse 

Step 1: Supplies

Duct tape
milk carton
cardboard
exacto 
scissor
glue gun
sharpie marker

Step 2: Make Entryway

draw a circle for the entry to the birdhouse

Step 3: Exacto

cut the hole with the exacto knife

Step 4: Duct Tape

cut a piece of duct tape about 5" long

Step 5:

then slice it down the middle with the exacto

Step 6:

begin to line the hole with the narrow pieces of tape.

Step 7:

Step 8:

continue to cover the front with tape

Step 9:

then work on the bottom and then the sides

Step 10:

If your milk carton has a spout on top push it inside the container

Step 11:

bring the duct tape up and over the top of the milk carton

Step 12: Rooftop

cover (2) 4" X 4" pieces of cardboard with the duct tape.

Step 13: Glue Gun

Using the glue gun, glue the roof pieces in place

Step 14:

Step 15: Finished

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    this looks like a fun rainy day craft for the kids! Thanks for sharing.

    What a great idea! I'll bet these will look food for quite a while! thanks for sharing.
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