Space-Saving DIY Furniture For Your Pet
If youre fortunate enough to have a pet, we know how hard it is to find a place for their furniture without overtaking even the biggest apartments, homes, or mansions. But we also know how important it is that they have a place they belongboth inside and out. Fear not! Because weve heard your cry for help, weve brought together a few of our favorite space-saving DIY apartment solutions for your favorite pet. You can explore them all below. 1. Apartment Cat Shelves If youre a proud cat owner, youre probably all too familiar with shreds of cardboard from the all mighty scratch towers. These carpeted shelves are a great way to cut down on unnecessary shreds. By making use of unused wall space, youll also free up more storage in your living room. All youll need for this one is a trip to IKEA and squares of Flor carpet. Head on over to The Hip Soiree for the simple step-by-step. 2. Gumball Machine Fish Tank Having had fish before, tanks and supplies can take up a lot of space. If your underwater friend happens to be a freshwater fish, this DIY gumball fish tank idea is a creative way to incorporate a fun sense of design with a streamlined home. Though this one may take a little more work, the finished product is worth its weight in gold. Instructables has the how-to on their site. 3. Modern Pet Crate Coffee Table Finally, weve saved the best for last. This modular idea is fit for both cats and dogs alike. This DIY coffee table features three walls of enclosure and a spacious opening for your furry friend to comfortably get in and out whenever they want. With airy breathing holes on all sides, theyll still feel connected and a part of the room. If youre as interested in this idea as we are, HGTV has the walkthrough over on their site. As youre trying out any of these ideas, be sure to post photos of your process and finished product. Whether you made modifications of your own, or have an idea youd like to share, wed love to hear about it in the comments below!