This is a great way to reuse one of the worlds most common items,boxes are everywhere. shoot,lots of boxes contain more boxes.lol.(example- big boxes that have lots of litte boxes of candy)
Maybe you make this crate because you want to be green. or maybe you just got a new puppy and have to wait til your next paycheck to get an expensive crate.Either way this is a cheap,green way to acclomplish your goal.
Step 1: Simple Household Items That You Will Need
*duct tape (there are lots of pretty/cool patterns these days. Let your imagination go crazy-have fun with it)
*screen ( you could also use the mesh from a mesh laundry bag)
*scissors or serrated knife
*some sort of hook
*carpet or dog bed or some sort of bedding for your pet (optional)
Step 2: Let's Get Started
Step 3: Finishing Touches
***please excuse how awful the box looks..i started to paint a "primer" on it to see how well the paint would cover the print that was on the box.
*** dont forget to trim your ziptie and you can cover the tip with duct tape
Step 4: Finished Product
Charlie was so kind to be my lovely little model. I got her from the pound almost 1 year ago. She is a great dog. Knows lots of tricks and loves to retreive.