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

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Duct tape
milk carton
glue gun
sharpie marker

Step 2: Make Entryway

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draw a circle for the entry to the birdhouse

Step 3: Exacto

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cut the hole with the exacto knife

Step 4: Duct Tape

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cut a piece of duct tape about 5" long

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then slice it down the middle with the exacto

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

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continue to cover the front with tape

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then work on the bottom and then the sides

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

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

Step 12: Rooftop

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

Step 13: Glue Gun

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Using the glue gun, glue the roof pieces in place

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Step 15: Finished

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SpringRobin (author)2014-01-16

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

sunshiine (author)2013-02-16

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

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