This item sold on February 19, 2012.
The front and back insert was treated with a non-harmful oil finish, while the outside perimeter is painted throughout. Oiling the natural surfaces twice per season is recommended.
Even though the roof of this house lends to easy stationary mounting, the structure is also well suited to hang from rope. If this is your intention, please notify in purchasing notes and a ring screw will be included at no extra charge.