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HAMSTER HOUSE

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Full Instructions on house to make a hamster house.




To make a cardboard Hamster House you need two cardboxes.
The First box will be used to make the house and the second box will be used to make the roof.

The first set of instructions will show you how to make the house.
See below.

Hamster House Step 1

Step One


  • Fold in the flaps from one end of the box.
  • Tape this end of your box as this will become your floor.
  • Extend the flaps at the other end of your box as this will become your roof.
hamster house stage 1

Step Two


  • Measure across the top of the box and mark the middle at the top and bottom of the flap. (No.1)
  • Measure between the middle (No.1) and the end of the box and mark (No.2)
  • Measure between the middle (No.1) and the other end of the box and mark (No.3)
  • Cut the top flap between (No.2) and the end of the box and between (No.2) and (No.1) (See diagram)
  • Repeat this cut between (No.3) and (No.1) and (No.3) and the other end of the box.
hamster house step 2

Step 3


  • Mark a line from the middle of the top of the box to the bottom.
  • Mark a line from the middle across the middle of the box.
  • Use a pencil to make these lines so they can be rubbed out later.
hamster house step 3

Step 4


  • You need to draw a horizontal line between the middle and the top of the box and between the the middle and the bottom of the box.


hamster house Step 5

Step 5


  • You need to draw a vertical line between the end of the box and the middle of the box and between the middle and the other end of the box.
  • See the diagram




hamster house step 5

Step 6


  • Where the crosses meet at the top of the box and the bottom of the box draw a square.
  • You will also need to draw a door at the bottom as per the diagram.


hamster house step 7

Step 7


  • Cut out the windows leaving a cross in the middle.
  • Cut out the door
hamster house step 6

Step 8


  • Rub out your pencil lines and this finishes the front of your hamster house.

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