Sometimes you just need to think outside the box when it comes to DIY projects around the house. And in this case, the “box” is one made for a dog.
Check out these genius dog house ideas that you can actually make yourself. You and you dog will never be happier.
This adorable little hideout is perfect for giving your pooch an out-of-the-way place to snooze.
You can easily make this barrel dog house simply by laying a barrel on its side, adding legs, and adding a board for your dog to lay on.
This nifty little design incorporates a feeding station complete with a storage bin.
Your dog will have fun playing inside and on top of this under-ground tunnel house.
If your dog enjoys laying in the sun, you might consider building him a house with a rooftop patio.
For the dog who prefers shade, add a simple balcony around the outside of his house and hang a [non-poisonous] plant for decor.
If your yard is prone to flooding, why not build an elevated dog house complete with tiered balconies.
For the larger dog, this house includes a cool and shady breezeway with standing feeding station and a decorative faux stone backsplash.
Another brilliant balcony-top design.
For the dog with simpler (and greener taste), check out this easy DIY design made from recycled pallet wood and aluminum roofing.