Work in progress: Jungle Gym for Saba, our cat

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I’ve been told I have too much time on my hands. Sure, that might be true but what better way to spend that time than by building a gym for my cat Saba. Here are some pictures from my work in progress. I’ll show you more once the playground is all done.

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Our house has 3 bedrooms on the second floor and there is a hallway connecting them all. It’s just a passing thru kind of room, perfect for Saba to keep track of us all in. Also it has visible beams, and now , thanks to me, she can access them by some narrow steps on the wall. On top of the beams Saba has a clear vision of the field outside our house via a large window, where pheasants and other cats roam all day long.

I haven’t spent any money on this, I’ve only used leftover material like mdf boards, screws and paint. (stuff that most people just throw away, but not me, I’m a hoarder)
Today I’m adding the trim around the door and painting a second time. Then I’m going to start the second section that will take her to the second beam.

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We can hear Saba galloping up and down the stairs at night, while we sleep on the other side of that door.

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Here’s the before pic.

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and here’s the steps without paint.

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Saba looks great with black and pink.

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Now I´m heading back up there. See ya.

 

4 Comments

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Alexandra
November 07, 2016 at 10:11 AM

Så snyggt! Omöjligt att ha för mycket tid.

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Maren Ingeborg Gråblomst
November 08, 2016 at 09:11 AM

Elsker det! Blir mer og mer svart også ser jeg, flotters! ;)

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n
November 14, 2016 at 09:11 PM

I love the pink paint you always use. What is the name and brand of it? Thanks!

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Emilia
November 17, 2016 at 09:11 AM

För mycket tid, går det ens! Låter underbart <3