Every nature lover has a small garden or lawn in their home. Garden is incomplete without flowers and birds. If you want to watch cardinal birds in your small lawn then you need to put feeder to attract these birds. It is important to keep some points in mind when you go for buying a quality Bird Feeder. Avoid those mistakes that the majority of the people do and they fail to attract the more and more birds. These birds like to take their feed from a closed off area. In this way, their feed is safe from predators. Some of the important points are given below for your guidance.
- Choose the feeder as per the type of the food
Cardinal birds like to eat seeds and it is important for you to choose the feeder as per your area where you are going to place it. If the area is small then buy a vertical shape of the feeder. Put the favorite of the cardinals and some are given below
- Wild grapes
- Dogwood Seeds
- Cracked corn
- Crushed corn
- Crushed peanuts
- Black oil sunflower seed
- Sunflower seeds
Always fill the feeder on the regular basis.
- Large capacity and Metal construction
Metal is the ideal feature to buy a quality bird feeder because it is solid and durable. The products that are made of plastic or wood are broken and chipped easily. It is easy to clean and you can put it into the dishwasher for easy and quick cleaning. It should have large capacity of about 2.5 pounds. In this way, you can put the more and more black oil sunflower seeds that is the most favorite food of your cardinal friends.
You need to keep in mind the weather conditions as well. If you follow these tips, it will be easier for you to buy the quality item.