Make your own insect hotels using only recycled materials! Give bees, ladybirds and lacewings a place to hibernate. Great DIY project for kids too
Screws, golf ball and a bit of spray paint..... look like alliums (Thomas for summer?)
diy nichoir à insecte, faire soi même maison à insectes
Make a cute insect hotel for bees, ladybirds and other insects. Made from a mini chest of drawers and filled with straw, cardboard and pampas grass tubes
Insektenhotel im Fachwerkstil
Add an insect house to your garden to provide nesting sites for solitary bees and insects. Make your own but ensure it has a waterproof roof, or invest in a bespoke bee hotel such as the Big Insect Biome, £59.99 (wildlifeworld.co.uk).