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Pet Ideas & Inspiration

Explore inspiring pet ideas that will drastically make your home more efficient & appealing.

9 Hidden Cat Litter Box Ideas

Whether you want to make a hidden cat litter box out of furniture or create an entryway for your kitty to enter an inconspicuous room, we have a variety of ideas to give him his privacy.

Eight Great Renovations You and Your Dog Will Love

Planning a remodel? Don't forget about Rover. Today's special built-in features and custom designs go way beyond the doggie door

Cat Shelf and Activity Center Shopping Guide

Our most popular Facebook post of the summer was our How to Build a Catio tutorial. Turns out homeowners are all too willing to make home upgrades for their pets. Now you can consider installing a single wall-mounted shelf or full activity center for your feline

How to Install a Dog Door

Give your pet the freedom to come and go whenever it wishes by installing this energy-efficient kit.

16 Doghouses Like Your House

Classics of American architecture, made-to-measure for man's best friend

4 Small Upgrades That'll Clean Your House for You

Yep, you read that correctly. Make these changes at your entry to stop dirt from ever entering your home in the first place

Best Gifts for Cat Lovers

Shopping for a cat lover? For the finest feline finds, look no further than this guide to the best gifts for cats and cat lovers.

The 4 Best Home Security Systems for Pet Owners (2021)

The best home security systems for pet owners come with motion sensors, 24/7 monitoring, and remote viewing. Read on to learn about our top picks that have these features.

Best Gifts for Cats and Cat Lovers | Gift Guide 2018

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Creative Ways to Use Pet Crates and Gates in Your Home

Can you safely corral four-legged family members without undermining the look of your home? Absolutely.

Best Gifts for Pet Lovers (2021)

If you have a cat or dog lover in your life, or just want to spoil your pet rotten, read our guide below for some unique gift ideas for pet lovers.

How to Build a Dog Feeding Station

An elevated feeding platform will save your best friend's neck—and it's great for storage, too.

What You Need to Build Your Own Doghouse

Consider size, materials, and structure when building a doghouse.

Cat Home Shopping Guide

Build your feline a home of their very own.

How to Build a Catio

Use basic cedar lumber to create a screened-in patio space that gives cats a breath of fresh air while keeping them close to home

How to Build an Outdoor Dog Bed

A smartly designed outdoor bed is a great place for your pooch to beat the heat.

How to Build a Murphy Bed for Your Dog

A mutt-sized Murphy bed hides your dog's crash pad inside a fetching built-in cabinet

How to Plan a Dog Cleaning Station

A dedicated washing area for your most dedicated friend makes bath time a breeze

How to Build a Dog Crate

This functional dog crate keeps Fido at bay—and makes a great end table too

How to Build a Wall-Mounted Pet Organizer

Hooks for leashes, a dressed-up bag dispenser, and a toy shelf keep dog-walking supplies close at hand

How to Build a Dog Gate

A solid-wood DIY gate is a practical upgrade for the well-trained dog—and your home's decor

How to Build a Dog Ramp

This simple DIY project is a dream come true for pooches who have a hard time jumping into bed at night

How to Build a DIY Dog Agility Course

Build this easy-to-assemble agility course for your dog, and watch him get happier, healthier—and smarter

How to Make Your Home Pet Friendly

Make your home safe and comfortable for furry, feathered, and finned friends

A Doghouse Like Her House

Inspired by our story, one Florida homeowner builds a prize-winning pad for her best pal.