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Four Chamber Nursery Bat House - Finished - BCI Certified

  • Dark color.  Actual color will vary due to monitor and lighting differences.
  • Light color.  Actual color will vary due to monitor and lighting differences.
  • Bat house shown with shingles.  Shingles are not included nor installed with this product.

We are in the process of updating our pictures.
  • Medium color.  Actual color will vary due to monitor and lighting differences.
Ship Weight:
28.00 LBS
Please allow 7 to 10 business days for painting.
Calculated at checkout

About this Batty Item

Four Chamber Nursery Bat House - BCI Certified

This four chamber bat house is built to meet and exceed all 10 of Bat Conservation International (BCI) certification requirements.  We've taken great effort to create a completely finished, durable, practical and easy to install bat house. Has a small chamber at the top for birthing bats.
Now approved by Merlin Tuttle's Bat Conservation (MTBC).

Featuring an Integrated Mounting Cleat for easy hanging!

Watch as we build a four chamber bat house:

We use high quality building materials:  exterior grade ACX plywood, weatherproof fasteners, a 50 year polyurethane adhesive caulk, and two coats of premium, self priming exterior water-based paint.  All interior surfaces have cut grooves giving bats a permanent gripping texture that will never come loose and entangle or injure the bats.  Internal baffles are spaced 3/4" apart; the research based, bat preferred spacing.  The roof is painted with a complimentary 10X deck paint to improve appearance, durability and solar heating.

Includes a complete manual that covers where and how to install your bat house for the best chance of success.  Select from 3 different colors, based upon the average (July) high temperatures for your area.  If your average July temperature is 84 degrees or less, please go back to "Finished Bat Houses" and select a cold weather bat house.

Made in the USA

     Dimension:  H 31" x W 20" x D 6.25"
     Weight:   28 lbs.
     Bat Capacity*:  about 350 to 400
     Cubic Inches of Roosting Space:   1000


*We attempt to be honest with our estimates allowing approx 3 cubic inches for each bat. This includes an allowance for unused space since the bats will not pack the house top to bottom. Some species will crowd in very tightly, others will not.  Here's the math: "Cubic Inches of Roosting space / 3 Cubic Inches = estimate of capacity".



Videos from the Bat Cave

FAQ - Explaining the Bat House Colors (06:54)
We have new bat house colors for 2013. After research and measuring temperatures we have adjusted our bat house colors this year. We now offer 3 shades of brown, Dark, Medium and Light. These colors help keep the temperature inside the bat house to the correct range of 85 to 100 degrees depending on your area. If you are in a cold area you want the Dark Brown. Most areas will be good with the Medium Brown and the hottest areas need the light brown colors.We have placed all three shades of our two chamber bat houses in direct sunlight on a bright sunny day in May here in Georgia. We use a digital infrared thermometer to measure the temperatures inside and on the skin of the bat houses to see the effect of the radiant energy on each bat house. Results were good and support our color choices.Enjoy this brief video and let us know if you have any questions!Visit us at http://www.HabitatForBats.orgGet Your Bat House at our Bat eStore http://eStore.HabitatForBats.orgOur YouTube Channel http://www.YouTube.com/h4bats---Royalty Free Music from SmartSound http://www.smartsound.com/
  • FAQ - Explaini...
    We have new bat house colors for 2013. After research and mea...
  • FAQ - What is ...
    I briefly explain what a nursery bat house is.Visit us at http...
  • FAQ - Bat Hous...
    I answer questions about our Integrated Bat House Mounting Cle...
  • H4Bats - Bats ...
    Habitat For Bats - Video of bats in flight. This video is prim...
  • FAQ - Any idea...
    I share a few ideas on how to mount bat houses on metal poles....
  • FAQ- How do ba...
    How do the bats get inside the bat house you may wonder. Well....
  • FAQ - Roosting...
    I explain what roosting grooves are and our decision to use on...
  • FAQ - Bat Hous...
    I answer a question about the paint we use on our bat houses a...
  • FAQ - Where do...
    I talk about where bats go in the winter. Some hibernate, some...
  • Four Chamber B...
    I build our BCI Certified 4 chamber nursery bat house suitable...

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  1. Superb construction and service 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 13th Apr 2014

    This is most in my opinion the best built bat house on the market both in construction and design. A lot of thought went into the design and the quality of construction is superb. It is well worth the price.

  2. My Batty Experience 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 29th Oct 2013

    I have been very pleased with the quality and workmanship of the two bat houses I recently purchased. I found the custom work very detailed and pleasing. The bats are sure to love them....and will hopefully move out of our attic. The condo complex I work in has had bats in the attic for the last few years. I found so much great information on your website and was able to find a harm free approach to dealing with our bats. They are welcome to stay, just not in our attic. The houses are up and we are watching nightly to see the progress of relocation. I am 100 percent pleased with my purchase.

  3. Love it, hope the bats do too 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 28th Aug 2013

    Great looking. French cleat made it easy to hang. Can't wait to see the bats make a home of it.

  4. Great product 4 Star Review

    Posted by on 10th Feb 2013

    The bat houses i purchased were great although there was some slight damage to one of the boxes. The shingles along one side were a little mangled.

  5. Sealy Tx 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 13th Nov 2012

    Great attention to detail

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