Here is our version of the “stolmen” cat tree. Steps made of simple pinewood from local hardware store.
Or you can purchase shelves already designed for the stolmen system from places like contempo cat.
Ikea stolmen pole cat tree hack. Inspired by earlier hacks (such as this) we decided to hack ikea for our cat. The ikea stolmen system is famous in the cat world for making cat trees for obvious reasons. Ikea stolmen storage system (post and fixtures) description:
See more ideas about ikea, ikea hackers, shelves. Stolmen poles and brackets, whitewood shelves, and a very helpful husband description: Black & white stolmen tree source:
See more ideas about ikea, ikea diy, ikea hackers. When i found someone getting rid of their stolmen system i had to take it. We live in a rather small apartment and wanted him to use the height of the apartment as well, so that his living space is optimize (especially since cats love high viewing points).
Once i started playing around with the configurations of the elvarli, i realized that by simply changing the orientation of the shelves i could get the. This tree is full of choice perches that will satisfy the most discerning of kitty critics. Two holes drilled with 52mm holesaw through vika annefors.
New versions of stolmens are white which look even nicer. We bought the post and fixtures and built our own shelves to reduce the cost. Here is our version of the “stolmen” cat tree.
Give your cat a workout that is compact and easy on the eyes. I bought mine second hand online. Mine is an older version which is silver.
Drilled with holes for stolmen and the fastening kit. Ikea hack cat climbing shelves. The steps finished with cat scratch friendly carpeting.
We were inspired by pictures we saw on this website. Blususiq october 16, 2013 at 3:13 pm. I may have been silent for a while, but i have definitely not been idle.
Stolmen post with fastening accessories along with vika annefors bench as foundation. Once i started playing around with the configurations of the elvarli i realized that by simply changing the orientation of the shelves i could get the. Whether you need comfy cat furniture, a fun toy or just a new litter scoop we have you covered.
Many people and companies make various versions of this cat tree. Stolmen, snudda lazy susans, manila rope, carpet, glue description: The stolmen system is discounted in some countries and will likely be gone completely from stores.
The modern cat design world was devastated last year when ikea announced they were discontinuing the stolmen system, which had been used for years to create elegant, floating modern cat trees like the hollywood franklin cat tree from franklin cat furniture. I am excited to build a cat stolmen post cat tree! The pole is part of the swedish behemoth’s stolmen range and costs just $30, plus $10 for four brackets to affix the platforms).
We bought the stolmen post and mounting fixtures at ikea, went to a diy. Inspired by earlier hacks (such as this) we decided to hack ikea for our cat, billy. This one is handy for both work and play, since it's got a work surface/storage area up top, and then space for two fun cat hammocks down below!
1 x stolmen storage system (post and fixtures) source: I ordered a stolmen pole for a bike rack hack and it was $10 for shipping to my location. You can diy it and design a system that works for you.
Inspired by earlier hacks (such as this) we decided to hack ikea for our cat, billy. But don’t worry, there’s a solution! Stolmen shelving unit can be used to make a cat tree.
We made a hole for the post and fixed the carpet in. Custom modern cat tree using ikea stolmen system. After gluing the two wooden parts together, i made 55 mm holes and slid them on stolmen.
Designed to become part of your home's interior so your pets can feel at home, too. We gave the shelves the shape we wanted and painted them in white. You know i’m a huge fan of the ikea stolmen system as the foundation for creating beautiful and functional modern cat trees (that’s what i used in the episode of my cat from hell last season.) there are companies that make shelves specifically for creating spiral cat trees with the stolmen.
We live in a rather small apartment and wanted him to use the height of the apartment as well, so that his living space is optimize. Snudda lazy susans disassemble easily to steps in a cat tree. So the new stolmen equivalent, elvarli, was a natural choice for this cat tower project.