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Spring is in the Air and a birdhouse may be the perfect thing to spruce up your yard

Spring is in the air, and we here at Country Weathervanes® are busy working to bring you the finest birdhouses and spring weathervanes on the market.  Why not add a natural wonderland to your own back yard and install a gorgeous carousel  birdhouse for all those feathered friends who will be visiting soon?  Few [...]

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Free Shipping on Our Cupolas - Vinyl and Wood Cupolas

We're very proud of the quality of our cupolas.  Our cupolas are made with the highest quality materials and built in the Amish tradition of craftsmanship.   When shopping around, please note that most other retailers add enormous shipping charges to your cupola order.  At Country Weathervanes™, we offer  FREE SHIPPING   on all sizes of cupolas to [...]

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LOW Price Guarantee on our Weathervanes and Cupolas

Did I mention Country Weathervanes® has a Low Price Guarantee? That's right. If you find a lower online advertised price (including shipping) for an identical weathervane or cupola, we will match or beat the price! Auction sites excluded.So why waste your valuable time looking for the best price when you know we have the [...]

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Cupola installation and Cupola instructions

Several years ago my wife and I decided that a cupola would look nice on our home so we purchased one and installed it ourselves.  We also added a Blue Heron weathervane and love the way it added to the look (and value) of our home.  To figure out what size cupola would look best, [...]

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Weathervanes at Country Weathervanes are handcrafted by skilled artisans

Weathervanes are made in a variety of ways.  Most of the full size weathervanes we offer are made of copper and handmade into a figure that rotates showing which way the wind is coming from.  The copper is either polished to a shiny finish, or it is given a special coating like "Blue Verde" or an "Antiqued" finish.  The Blue Verde [...]

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Definition of a cupola, plus an explanation of materials used to make a cupola

So, what is a cupola anyway?  Well, you can see what they look like below.  At Country Weathervanes™ we offer Cupolas in all kinds of styles and sizes to match your home, garage, gazebo, barn or other structure.  Cupolas are also made from a variety of materials. Vinyl [...]

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Weathervanes have been around for many centuries and they continue to serve both a functional purpose and a decorative purpose in today's culture

Always used to show from which way the wind is blowing, weathervanes have what are called "directionals" under the rotating figure to show North, South, East and West (N,S,E,W). Weathervanes today are usually made of copper, aluminum or coated steel.  Copper and brass directionals can withstand the elements and will last for many years without [...]

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You've seen cupolas, but do you really know what a cupola is? Here's a little background info about cupolas

For a relatively inexpensive way to add beauty and functionality to your home, why not consider a cupola from one of our world-class construction firms?  Cupolas, pronounced "CUE-po-luhs," are the small architectural domes that have been used throughout history to enhance museums, churches, castles and ordinary homes like yours. Not only do they add instant [...]

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A Special Gift can be a weathervane made of pure copper and brass

It's that magical time of year once again -- a time to savor family, friends and that wonderful place you call home. This year, you can cross several people off your Christmas gift list with a few keystrokes here at Country Weathervanes® . That's because we offer the kind of unique, enchanting gifts that [...]

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Handcrafted weathervanes and cupolas are wonderful gifts for the holidays

We here at Country Weathervanes®  love this time of year. Not only do we get to enjoy our own families and holiday traditions, but we also get to help our customers deliver magical gifts to loved ones across the country.Everyone loves a custom, one-of-a-kind gift like a handcrafted weathervane, but that artistry takes a [...]

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