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Gilbertson Nest Box- NABS Approved

Simple to monitor, an Eastern bluebird favorite!

The Gilbertson Nest Box is approved by the North American Bluebird Society. Now with optional poly-lumber matching roof.

Preferred by blues over the years, cool birdhouse mounts quickly and easily on 1/2-inch conduit. PVC will not rot, split or crack, nest box will host many successful broods with its great features:

  • Overhang roof design discourages house sparrows, easy to attach a wren guard or sparrow spooker.
  • Body is easily removed by squeezing and elongating the top opposite sides, minimizes early fledges, and allows for easy monitoring.
  • Recessed floor will not accumulate water, center drain hole should be checked every few months.
  • Designed to keep water out, and nestlings dry.
  • Attractive birch appearance complements the landscape.
  • Lightweight with easy installation
  • Long lasting vinyl/PVC cavity
  • Roof option of cedar or matching poly-lumber (recycled plastic)

Nest Box includes mounting instructions and supplemental bluebird information. Beware of knock-offs, get the original design by Steve Gilbertson for best results!

Measures 8" tall x 4.25" diameter (cavity)
Measures 9" x 7" x 1" (roof)
Item Weight 1.5 lb.
Material: PVC, Cedar or Poly Roof
USA made

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4.8 Based on 38 Reviews
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    PB
    11/02/2020
    Penny B.
    United States United States
    Blue bird house

    Unfortunately, we ordered it late in the season. We are hoping one of the pairs of blue birds will next next year. They were inspecting it this fall, so we have high hopes!

    VW
    09/05/2020
    VERLAN W.
    United States United States

    It was to late in the year for nesting so I don't know about that but it seems to sway a lot in the wind.

    09/06/2020
    The Birdhouse Chick

    If the birdhouse is swaying- installation is likely incorrect. The conduit should be pushed further below grade and/or the rebar should be used inside metal conduit for stability. Bluebirds won't be very fond of a swaying birdhouse come next spring. Please try to correct the installation so that Blues will use the nest box- Thanks!

    MW
    09/03/2020
    Michelle W.
    United States United States
    Excellent product

    My bluebirds love the houses and they are very well made!

    RP
    08/02/2020
    RIchard P.
    United States United States
    High quality product

    Impressed by the quality and details such as the drip groove. To insure that it would not rotate on the EMT conduit mount, I drilled a small hole centered on the back so a screw could be inserted to make contact with the EMT conduit. Looking forward to next year's crop of bluebirds.

    JA
    07/05/2020
    John A.
    United States United States
    Gilbertson Bluebird Nest Box

    Great service and very helpful with how to manage the nest box and the populations of birds that we want to attract to our home.

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