What does modern mean to you? A minimalist white box furnished with glass and chrome? Hard surfaces, straight edges and geometric shapes? Whether your taste is mid-century modern, Tuscan villa or traditional, you can update with beak-resistant contemporary décor and materials!
Tile floors don’t sustain permanent damage from flung fruit, enthusiastic bathing and bird droppings. Granite, glass and stainless steel clean up easily with a cloth or paper towel moistened with window cleaner, rubbing alcohol or white vinegar. Glass tabletops, metal bases and hard-plastic furniture are quite impervious to beak damage and staining.
Contemporary furnishings are sanitary! Imagine simply wiping green bird poop off a molded plastic chair instead of scrubbing it out of the upholstery!
**For the full article, pick up the February 2008 issue of BIRD TALK**
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