Repurposed Teapot Birdhouse

I cleaned the basement recently and threw out a lot of junk until I ran across this aluminum teapot. 

Repurposed Teapot Birdhouse

This was getting repurposed! 

Aluminum is very soft so it was easy to remove the handle. 

In the place of the handle on one side I added the end of a broken silver plated knife for the bird perch. 

DIY Repurposed Teapot Birdhouse

At the other end I added a decorative metal piece and a length of chain. 

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I hung the birdhouse outside and spray painted it with Krylon Color Master in Ivy Leaf. (Amazon affiliate link)

DIY Repurposed Green Teapot Birdhouse

This was one piece I was happy to save from the trash. 

Now that the snow is finally gone and the sun is shining bright today, I can't wait for the birds to find this beautiful birdhouse!

Repurposed Green Teapot Birdhouse


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I am Susan, the author and creator at Homeroad. I am a wife, mother of 4 daughters, and a grandmother of 5 and counting. I am a retired teacher, a DIY blogger and an artist at heart. .