How do you make a simple cat bed for your feline friend? It’s easy—all you need is a woven basket, plywood, and some creativity and you’ve got the perfect place for kitty to rest and relax. Follow these steps:
DIY Cat Bed Directions:
1. Mark the Basket Size
Place the basket onto the plywood. Using a pencil, mark the outline of the basket on the plywood.
2. Cut the Plywood
Using a jigsaw, cut just inside the marked outline to allow the panel to find inside the basket. Check for a snug fit inside the basket—trim as needed.
Trace the cutout onto a new piece of plywood, and then cut a second circular piece to create two levels.
3. Mark the Opening on the Upper Level
Using a round item (like the lid of a pot), mark the ends of a 10-inch opening about 2 inches from the edges of the circle. Using a ruler, draw a line between the circular ends to complete the outline of the opening.
4. Cut the Opening
Using a drill/driver fitted with a paddle bit, create a hole inside the marked opening. Insert