House Martins

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  1. Smurf

    Smurf Banned
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    Anyone else had a job delayed because of house martins nesting?


    This is an example I did today that I had to put of clearing & cleaning the guttering, fascia & soffit by a few months as did not want to disturb them nesting,

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    Now that most had gone apart from two pairs what a mess they had left that house in as was bird mess everywhere.
     
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  2. Tuffers

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    When I was a kid I willed house martins to nest by my bedroom window. They never did :-(
     
  3. Smurf

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    No gutter vac then Smurf :Image4:
     
  5. Smurf

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    That was one of the biggest hand job to date and the lady was over the moon norm :Image13:
     
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    good to keep the customer happy
     
  7. Smurf

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    Indeed :Image9:
     
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