Sometimes you don’t need to spend loads of cash to get a fashionable and stylish piece of furniture. In fact with a little imagination and some limited DIY skills, you can create magic right at home. Case in point, the White House, which is a DIY dog bed that looks more like a doghouse. The dog bed has a very modern and Scandinavian sensibility to it and you can read all about it here.
* 32x screws, 4 × 60 mm € 1.40 ( Heavy Duty ) * white paint for the frame * 7 m pine slats of 40 × 40 mm to € 1.45 / m ( Heavy Duty ), these slats let the following saws: 4x 65 cm (for the vertical slats) 4 x 49.5 cm (for sloping roof battens) 3x 77 cm (between the horizontal beams) For the sidebars around the plate * Spruce slats of 30 × 195 mm € 5 / m ( Karwei ) 2x 77 cm (for the sides) 1 x 62 cm (the back) for the base * Plywood, 18 mm thick at € 13.60 / m2 ( Heavy Duty ) 1x 700 × 850 mm Download the drawing of the bottom plate . This drawing is not to scale, but an indication of the bottom of the doghouse.Tools* Wood glue * Saw * Cordless screwdriver or hand screwdriver * brush / roller * Tape / Tape Measure