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hammock help?


hello all i have a interesting conundrum i love my hammock (ENO single nest) and want to use it all the time inside but i have a couple of problems 1. my room is tiny and not big enough for a hammock stand and other necessary furniture and 2. i am unable to put any form of hole in my walls so i therefore turn to you instructables community  as my last hope

 thanks,
fidgety


If there is enough room for a bed then there is room for a hammock. You just need to think outside the boxspring. Like the frame link I gave in your last question, think about maybe useing your other furniture as part of the frame. Maybe install a hook on the side of a dresser braced against a desk with a pipe. Or even useing a pipe type setup to create a frame that doesn't take up as much room. Look here for insperation. http://www.instructables.com/id/Pipe-Loft-Bed/ http://www.instructables.com/id/Pipe-Loft-Bed-Galvanized-Steel/ http://www.instructables.com/id/Hybrid-Pipe-Bed/

Just a few thoughts.
Hang it from the roof ?
Standard college-dorm solution: Build a loft which presses against, rather than being anchored into, the walls. Hang the hammock under the loft. Put at least some of the furniture on top of the loft.
Neat.
Jayefuu3 years ago
Sugru? :p
jeff-o3 years ago
Well, if you can't put any holes in the wall, then I guess you're going to have to build a custom hammock stand, that is freestanding but occupies less space than a commercial stand.
rickharris3 years ago
Lots of garden hammocks use a frame