Build a Backyard Birdhouse

A fun-to-build project made with simple tools

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Table saw
  • Jigsaw
  • Miter saw
  • Hammer
  • Combination square
  • Clamps
  • Wood glue
  • Drill/driver, cordless
  • Drill bit, bird hole size

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • See Shopping List in Additional Information at the end of the Step-by-Step section.