Introduction: Milk Jug Bird House

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In this instructable I will show you how to make a bird house out of a milk jug.

Step 1: Materials

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-milk carton
-duct tape
-hobby knife
-dish soap (for cleaning)
-warm water (for cleaning)

Step 2: Clean

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Clean the milk carton out with the dish soap and warm water.

Step 3: Cutting

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Cut a hole in the milk jug and one small hole in the cap. 

Step 4:

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Tie the string to the cap. Then take some duct tape and cover the hole in the jug so there are no sharp edges.

Step 5: Done

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Now you can hang it up on your tree! 


Erin2242 (author)2015-02-06

This is cool. I am actualy doing this for an EAST project at my school. Never thought to make this!!! :-)

marcellahella (author)2013-05-03

cool idea!

Judith756 (author)2013-02-20

If you heat the edges off the hole will that make the plastic smoother? I love this idea. Thanks.

sgfidlin (author)Judith7562013-02-20

Thanks for the idea! here are the results!

Judith756 (author)sgfidlin2013-02-21

Thanks for posting. I didn't want the sticky from the tape after a few months to make it unusalbe. Looks like this worked to make it smoother and not have to use the tape. Saves me money too. :-)

sgfidlin (author)Judith7562013-02-21

No problem. :)

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