If you would like to attract humming birds to your garden a good idea would be to install bird feeders with humming bird food. Humming birds are territorial. That’s why in order to attract as many as possible, you should place several bird feeders on the territory you want them to come to. For example, you can install one in your front yard and one in the back yard. If the territory is larger, increase the number of feeders.
If you would like to get some humming bird food for sale, read about making it at home first. Actually there is almost nothing to do. All you need to get done is boil some water and add sugar to it at a 4 to 1 ratio. Once the sugar dissolves, cool the solution and the food is ready! You can store the sugary water in the refrigerator for future use. Unfortunately, humming bird food attracts insects and flies. Be sure to place some ant repellents near the bird feeders in order to keep the annoying guests away.
Bird food feeders must be cleaned regularly. If the food stays there for too long it might become dangerous for the birds to use. So, make sure fresh food is available for the birds daily. If that’s not possible, change the food at least every other day. It is also important to make sure that the feeders are fastened properly. Improper fixation will make the feeding process uncomfortable and will keep the bird from returning to your territory.
In order to provide enjoyable feeding process for the outdoor birds, it is important to provide them with proper food and water on daily basis. If you manage to maintain a high quality feeding process , the birds will be returning to your territory again and again.