Turn a wine barrel into a dog bed

WineBarrel

Dogs are not just pets – they’re family. If you are looking for a beautiful bed for your furry friend to sleep in, this might be for you!

DIY Wine Barrel Dog Bed - Barrel

This dog bed is made from a repurposed wine barrel. It’s strong and sturdy, perfect for your playful pet.

You can find commercially manufactured dog beds like this for $250 upwards, but you don’t have to spend that kind of money as you can build one yourself. Start looking for old wine barrels which you can get at a lower cost and then customize it for your little ‘baby’!

Since this only needs half a barrel, think about the things you can do with the other half!

Do you think the cats would love it, too? 🙂

Materials:

  • Bolts (measure the width of your staves to find out how long you need)
  • Nuts (same width as your bolts)
  • Sealer (sprayable or paintable)
  • Plastic Dip (Optional)
  • Wood Stain (Optional)

Tools:

  • Drill with Bits (for metal and wood in the same size as your bolts)
  • Jigsaw with Blades (for both metal and wood)
  • Hammer
  • Pliers
  • Chisel
  • Palm Sander (Optional)
  • Belt Sander (Optional)
  • Sharpie or pencil

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Thanks to The Gilded Horn for this great project. You can get step by step instructions here

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