It’s springtime, so getting your outdoor space ready is probably one of your priorities now if you’re anything like me, which is why I’ve decided to share some ways to attract birds to your yard. They are beneficial for helping keep certain pests at bay, but they’re also super enjoyable to watch. By engaging in a variety of methods for getting them to enter your backyard, you have the opportunity to see several different species as you sit back with a tall glass of iced tea. Try these easy ways to attract birds and you’ll see exactly what I mean.
1. Bright Colors
Some types of birds, such as hummingbirds, are attracted to bright colors, so scattering them around your yard is one of the simplest ways to attract birds. Try a red bird feeder or plant a large garden of brightly colored flowers that bring the birds, but also look beautiful in your yard. Lawn chairs, umbrellas and outdoor cushions are other easy ways to brighten up your yard.