This Large Nursery Bat House can house up to 1,100 Big Brown Bats or 1,400 Little Brown Bats. Many other bat species may take residence in this house as well. This Large Nursery Bat House is crafted from solid pine boards and plywood and has eight partitions.
The image you see is actually two large nursery bat houses, one on each side of the pole. The Large Nursery Bat House stands about 40″ tall, about 24″ wide, and about 10″ deep. There are eight partitions inside to allow the bats to move around during the day to adjust to temperature changes. These partitions allow the bats to move around during the day to adjust to temperature changes.
All the Bat Houses are assembled with screws, all exterior seams are calked, then the Bat House is painted dark gray with a special non-poisoning stain (very important!!!), then the exterior is sealed with a specially designed exterior sealer to withstand the elements of sun, rain, snow, heat, and cold.
Dark gray works well in much of the United States, but the color can be adjusted for your area. For an additional cost the bat house can also be wrapped in aluminum and camouflaged to blend into your installation area. This large nursery bat house weighs about 80lbs.