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How To Use Optical Gel to Keep Birds Away


It's natural and safe for us, and yes...even for the birds. But they HATE IT!

Unmatched Performance When Combined in Three Key Areas

1. INVISIBLE · Bird control products that cannot be seen once installed is a goal we all desire. From below, Optical Gel is out of sight.

2. A CINCH · Undetectability often means complexity in installation. Optical Gel does not trade this off. It's easy to install. Dare we say almost fun. Choose between glued (this version), magnetic or zip-tied options to make sure it stays put.

3. JAW-DROPPINGINGLY EFFECTIVE · And finally, the modernity of this barrier is how well it works. Watching it function in real-time is quite stunning. Optical Gel not only ushers birds off of whatever they might land but denies and seemingly repulses them before they do. Watch a one minute of video of highlights or a four-minute detailed video here.

How, Who & Where

HOW: It's a multi-sensory bird deterrent that spoofs their:

SIGHT: Dishes appear to be extremely detrimental to their safety (akin to fire or smoke) and avoid immediately.

SMELL: They can't stand the citronella and peppermint oil smell which to us is pleasant.

TOUCH: They avoid sticky material (in the unlikely event they touch it).

WHO: This tiny, safe and natural disk works on:

  • Pigeons
  • Woodpeckers
  • Gulls
  • Crows
  • Starlings
  • Mud Swallows
and many other unwanted birds from roosting on buildings and other structures.
Placement is important. Please click here to learn just how we handle these clever animals.

WHERE: Glue them

  • where birds temporarily loaf
  • when nesting occurs (follow bird-specific guidelines)
  • where groups of birds congregate
  • deep into tight areas
  • onto movable bases to be placed when away
  • to sensitive equipment
  • in attractive patterns directly onto skylights
  • atop lights and other tall perching spots
  • not just to edges but large areas as well
  • around woodpecker holes
  • and the list goes on...