Now THIS is a cat tree! The Catframe combines a contemporary wood cat tree, sisal rope scratching posts, cubby holes, soft pads for kneading and sleeping, and last but certainly not least – storage for all kitties toys and treats.
DIY Cat Scratching Post That Literally Lasts for Years
DIY Cat Scratching Post from Dream a Little Bigger – all you need is an awesome scratching post, 100 feet of sisal rope, a staple gun or nails and a craft knife, and if you want to get a little more crafty a rug, paint and colored rope.
Scratching a large, upright structure is innate behavior - scratching a tree served the purpose for the wild ancestor of cats; cats scratching furniture is the equivalent for the more urbanized feline.