Man wins birdhouse building competition

Published 4:32 pm Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Bob Putman of Verbena recently won a birdhouse building contest through the website,

The site is sort of a showcase for woodworking. Putman’s birdhouse beat out more than 50 entries from across the country.

Bob Putman and his award-winning birdhouse.

The house is built from five different types of wood, pecan red cedar, walnut, dogwood and antique Southern heart pine.

For more about Putman’s house and his woodworking skills, look for our October issue of Peach Living magazine, available later this month across Chilton County.