Building Extreme Birdhouses
Today there are all sorts of extreme versions of things, but have you ever encountered extreme birdhouses?! In the September issue of More of Our Canada, John Looser of Belgrave, Ont., shared his crafty Canadian side with us. Read his story for more on how he builds these massive avian abodes, but in the meantime, here are some inspiring images of his creations!
To see even more of John’s work, visit his website: http://extremebirdhouse.com/
This bird palace is made from 100 year old reclaimed barn wood. It has 4 towers, 6 balconies and 76 rooms.
This 29 room home was inspired by a house in Waterloo Ontario. The wood is 100 years old.
I got the idea for this bird hotel from the Wellington Hotel in Guelph Ontario. It has 82 rooms and a roof top pool.
Pairs of Birds
This 7 ft tall birdhouse is made from 120 year old barn wood and it houses 36 pairs of birds.
This was my first church style birdhouse. It is made from 120 year old reclaimed barn wood.
I built this 7 ft bird mansion for my son Jamie. It has more than 60 rooms and is made from 120 year old barn wood.