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Bird spikes

Discussion in 'Roofing and Guttering' started by Deansplit, 18 Jul 2010.

  1. Deansplit

    Deansplit

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    Has anyone found a cheaper alternative to the standard V shaped spikes to fit to gutters to prevent birds roosting? They're a crazy price for steel or plastic spikes fixed to a track. I'm fitting gutter guards so I wondered if weaving galvinised wire in loops into it would suffice?
     
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  3. gregers

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    you could if you wanted,just bang a load of nails into something?
    but ive seen seagulls fill up the bird spikes and nest between them.
     
  4. Cumbrianroofer30yrsexp

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    You could always try bird lime :evil: you would have the rspca round though and end up in court lol. ;)
     
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