For best results, the date to have your bat box installed on your property is any time before February 14th, Valentine’s Day. Attract bats, keep insect populations in check! How? Don’t let your date slip by!
When Should Our Bat House Be Up? or Purple Martin House? or our Bluebird Nest Box? Every year I hear these questions. After responding to these individual questions and thinking about this, I noticed two easy reminders for folk in our central Texas region. For baseball devotees, the answer is: When pitchers and catchers report […]
By Dave Shockley Some of us retire to Hamilton County to take it easy, but Michael Langford retired to the Bar-Nun Ranch behind Shive to protect, preserve and conserve habitat. He has donated three bluebird nesting boxes to the library for a children’s program and 15 bluebird boxes to the City of Hamilton for Pecan […]
BatandBirdBoxes.com proudly announces a new three-chambered Bat Cabinette. This new model is designed for use in areas less than two acres: suburban areas, greenbelts, lake house, country place, small gardens, etc. The Bat Cabinette is smaller and lighter than our other models, and is suited for less extensive, non- commercial applications. Although smaller than our […]
It’s always nice to hear back from our customers! “Mitch” Mitchamore of Hill Country Natives in Leander, Texas is well known for his sustainable cultivation of native Texas trees and shrubs for their use in landscaping. His specialty is native trees, shrubs, and perennial edible plants which are suited to the climate and terrain of […]
It’s news to us! After making Bat Boxes and Bird Boxes for many years in the North Texas area, we have finally established our web presence. As stories and photos are gathered along the way, we will post them and encourage you to visit. We especially appreciate hearing from you with anecdotes of your adventures […]