If you have a pet cat at home, you must be familiar with the litter box struggle. They really do smell a lot, and always look messy no matter where you put them. However, for fellow cat lovers, let alone those who keep them indoors, a sandbox is a necessary item.
There are several solutions for hiding your pet’s accessories, especially the unsightly litter box. By making a few DIY litter box projects, you can prevent unwanted litter, odors, and clutter from around the house and give your cat more privacy when they feel like it.
In this post, I’ve put together some pictures and DIY solutions for hiding your cat’s litter box in a stylish way. However, before you go out and start looking for the perfect litter box idea, there are a few things you need to consider.
DIY cat litter box
There are lots of litter box ideas for your furry friend at home. However, before that, know what your cat’s preference is? I think every cat has one, whether they prefer closed or open litter boxes. Also, consider how many cats you have because some cats will have their own litter box. Meanwhile, for cats that have arthritis or cats that are still small, you should choose a litter box that is not too high.
Once you’ve chosen the right litter box, hide the litter box in all kinds of cool ways. It can be hidden in cabinets, cupboards, under benches, tables, or even in the cat’s house. Build a cat house cover and try to keep it organized, so you can hide the litter box much easier.
How to get rid of litter box smell
Litter box smell is often a never-ending problem. To get rid of the unpleasant smell you have to routinely clean it every day. Make sure the litter box is in an area with good air ventilation and sunlight, if needed you can add baking soda to the litter. Wash the litter box weekly with a vinegar and water solution, to combat any odors. So, will cats like closed or open litter boxes? Basically, cats don’t care whether their litter box is closed or not. The most important thing is regular cleaning and also frequently exposing the litter box to the sun when your cat is not using it.
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