Internal sizes, base of top loft 43.5cm (17") square x 59cm (23") high.
Natural untreated, timber this will not discourage the bird with unpleasant smells.
However the Pigion loft may be painted, traditionaly white.
For a long life you may wish to fit Felt or Felt Tiles to the roof not supplied but available from any DIY store or Builders Merchant
Secure waterproof 2 part construction held together with Stainless Steel screws allowing for easily removal for cleaning in the autumn for years to come.
Loft can be added to any 100mm x 100mm (4" x 4") fence post with a Metal Post Extender available separatly. you may also wish to order a timber extention for your post also available separately, both in our shop category Wooden Posts.
Also can be mounted on a 100mm x 100mm (4"x 4") post anywere in the garden. Ideally a 3mtr (10ft) post with 900mm (3ft) in the ground and concreted in.
A traning cage or Want cage should be fitted for the first few weeks to get birds used to there location. Also available separately.
The birds should have a clear flight to the loft opening and away from feeding containers and tables as this causes conflict between nesting and feeding birds. Old nesting material should be removed in October or November and the box scalded with boiling water to kill parasites, do not use any treatments powders or preservatives.
Timber is a natural product & when exposed to nature may shrink, swell, split & distort. This is a natural process and will not affect its structural properties. We cannot accept any claims for returns in regard to these natural processes.
Quality range of Softwood Bird and Animal Boxes designed for Nature reserves and ornithological organizations but also available to homeowners.
PIGEON LOFT FOR 4 BIRDS OR 4 PAIRS
See our other listings for other sizes of loft and other birds and animal boxes.
These boxes have been carefully designed following advice of leading specialists.
Thick 18mm (3/4 inch) Construction provides insulation and warmth.
Quality softwood plywood will not split or warp.
Rust resistant fastenings used throughout.