Attract animals to your garden with your own log pile

Log piles are the perfect hiding place for many bugs and insects, providing a feast for animals such as hedgehogs and frogs. They’re easy to build and are perfect for gardens, especially if you want to see more wildlife around your home.

Nov 5 2021

a hedgehog looks at the camera from its spot in the orange leaves

To show you how it’s done, Lottie is back with another video. She shares with us the benefits of building your own log pile and her top tips for its upkeep.

The key points to remember are:

  • Use old untreated wood to ensure it is chemical free
  • Use native wood species
  • Build near hedging or all tree stumps

Watch the video below to find out more. Don’t forget to show us your creations. You can share your images with us on social media. Find us on Facebook and Instagram.

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