Birds can often be a problem, as they love to nest on convenient ledges of a home. This allows them to stay clear of predators and provides a safe environment for baby birds.
This being said, there are some reasons you may not want birds nesting on your porch area, the first being that some species of birds can be very invasive, meaning that as they breed, they will try to take over a specific area of “land”. Similarly, these nests can get a little bit messy, with constant debris falling, which you will have to ultimately clean up. Protective parent birds can also be very aggressive and cause you some problems in the long run.
Let’s take a look at some of the ways that you can avoid birds nesting on your porch or patio today.
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