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Are you in need of a guest room but don’t have a spare one to give? Then why not build this teepee guest house in your backyard!
It’s great for when you have friends staying overnight or kids who love sleepovers. :)
This teepee guest house is a very large backyard shelter that measures around 5m x 5m. It has a queen size bed mattress inside with plenty of space left to walk around it. The shed can comfortably accommodate around 10 adults inside – perfect for a cosy get together with all your friends!
Its door comes with a solar-powered fan for ventilation and the light is also a solar-powered fairylight in a glass jar.
Rain? No worries – the entire teepee is secured with window flashing tape and elastomeric paint to make sure that there would be no water leaks to ruin the fun!
Do you want this teepee guest house in your backyard?
You’ll need these materials:
- 9mm Pre-primed and 21mm Plywood
- 2×4, 4×6 and 4×4 Timber
- Hardwood Veneer
- Frosted Poly Carbonate Panel (for window)
- Queen Size Bed Mattress
- L-Brackets, Tek Screws, Bolts and Nuts
- Window Flashing Tape
- 15 liters Elastomeric Paint
- Green Batting and Fabrics of choice
- Waterbased Polyurethane
And these tools:
- Hole Borer
- Measuring Tape
- Spirit Level
- Drop Saw, Demo Saw, Circular Saw
- Cordless Drill
- Wood Clamps
- Roller Paintbrush
- Staple Gun
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You can get a step-by-step tutorial from MarkDuyvesteyn over at imgur!