Below are 2 different types of bug boxes. First are plans to build a bug box that kids will love to store their insects in.

Secondly are bug boxes that bugs will use in your garden or wherever you choose to put it. Most will attract spiders, ladybugs and bees, among others. For example, A section of hollow reeds will make a warm hiding place that lady bugs will love to hang out in.




Recycling Center


Recycled Bug Box

Give children a healthy interest in the insects that roam the outdoors by creating this easy to make bug box out of recycled materials.

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Trash Can Corral


My Bug House

Learning about insects is fun for kids, especially if they have a bug house to put them in. Follow this step by step plan for a functional bug house.

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Busy Bee Hotel


Busy Bee Hotel

Pollinating insects such as bees are important to the enviroment, so why not help them out by building a bee hotel.

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Bug Box


Bug Home

You can house the bugs that protect your garden from the garden eatting bugs just by building them a bug box to thrive in.

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Bug Box


3 Step Bug Box

This bug box plan has only 3 steps to help you make a bug box that adheres to a tree or to the wall of your home.

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Bug Box Plan


Bug Box Plan

This plan uses a re-purposed pallet, fruit-crate wood and some garden debris for building a simple bug box.

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Easy Insect Condo


Easy Insect Condo

Re-purpose a wooden bird house by gluing your choice of tubing into the open front to make a warm and cozy bug box.

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Brick Home


Brick Home

By drilling holes into a brick then attaching it to a piece of multiplex you can have a bug box for bees in minutes.

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Bug Box Made Easy


Bug Box Made Easy

Fill a wooden box with cut-to-fit pine cones, sticks, scrap wood and more to create a bug box for your garden.

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Log Cabin for Bees


Log Cabin for Bees

You can build a bee box by drilling a few holes into a wooden log then adding a little wooden roof to keep the rain and snow out.

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Ladybug Home


Ladybug Home

It?s easy to build a box to house ladybugs all you need area few inexpensive materials and this simple plan.

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Little Ladybug House


Little Ladybug House

Follow this video to create a colorful home for ladybugs that will add charm to your garden area.

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Mason Bee House


Mason Bee House

Take a fruit crate and some dried tree branches to make that attractive bug box designed to house Mason bees.

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Bug Box Plan


Bug Box Plan

Using a few pieces of wood from a hardware store you can easily and inexpensively create your own bug box.

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Bug Hotel Project


Bug Hotel Project

Fill a wooden box with pine cones, sticks, bamboo, wood shavings and more to create a comfy bug hotel.

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Little Bug Box


Little Bug Box

This plan comes with a template to help you trace and cut out an easy to assemble bug box for the garden,

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Triangle House


Triangle House

This DIY plan builds a rectangular box out of salvaged wood then adds bamboo and other pieces for bugs to nest in.

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Lady Bug Home


Lady Bug Home

This plan has detailed instructions and diagrams on how to build a wooden home for lady bugs that can be stained or painted.

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Bee Habitat


Bee Habitat

Build this simple habitat that works perfect for housing the Mason bee to help in reducing their declining numbers.

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Home for the Ladybugs


Home for the Ladybugs

Using 1 x 8?s and some metal hinges and screws you can build a ladybug house to help keep your garden organic.

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Bug House Project


Bug House Project

This woodworking project has five simple to follow steps on how to create a bug house to help keep your garden healthy.

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Suspended Insect House


Suspended Insect House

Follow this video to create an insect house out of scrap wood for a place for pollinating insects to survive the winter.

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