The most time-consuming part of this DIY was waiting for the pink paint to dry (seriously). Stuff a pillow inside for your pup to cozy up against, then toss it in the washer and hose down the tire to clean — just make sure your dog isn't using it more as a chew toy than a bed! Get the tutorial at Practically Functional »
Crib Mattress Dog Bed: E.A.S.Y! Make a cover for a toddler mattress/crib mattress and you have an instant dog bed. Waterproof and durable! Our lab (who likes to chew) has had his mattress for over a year and loves it!