Street clothes dryer - do it yourself in 10 minutes

Street clothes dryer - do it yourself in 10 minutes

Imagine a piece of furniture that will notonly functional, but also beautiful, able to magically unfold like a sunflower, or unfold as a kaleidoscope. This item is an outdoor clothes dryer that you can do with your own hands with plywood. Such a dryer when folded takesvery little space, which is very convenient for storage. Moreover, if it is decomposed, it has 1.2 meters of working area, unlike other standard dryers. Such a clothes dryer would be an excellent option to give, besides, it is very easy to do it yourself, without having to have special knowledge or skills.


In order to do your own clothes dryer for the street, we need the following materials:

  • A sheet of plywood measuring 4 by 2 meters and 0.5 centimeters thick.
  • Pine dowels.
  • Wood varnish or non-toxic sealant. Since the tree will expand from moisture, the product will need to be varnished to prevent damage and give our dryer a beautiful appearance.
  • Circular saw or jigsaw.
  • Drill.
  • Marker.

Despite the fact that the clothes dryer, which inWe will continue to use it in the yard, it is very easy to do it yourself, do not forget about safety, starting to make it. And also need to properly use all the tools to avoid unpleasant consequences. The assembly process and installation of the dryer Step 1 Cut out 48 plywood strips 40 cm long and 2.5 cm wide. To do this, you can use a regular saw, but to make the bands even and beautiful, it is better to do this with a circular saw or a jigsaw. Step 2 Mark each tick with a marker.the places where we will drill the holes, there should be three of them, one hole will be in the center and two at the edges. Try to make notes as accurately as possible, it is very important for further work and for better functionality of the dryer. In order to simplify this task, you can clamp several strips together and drill holes in several strips of plywood at once. Step 3 Sawing dowels so that we have:

  • 12 pieces small, 3, 5 cm long
  • and 24 pieces long by 40cm.

Step 4 Insert the small dowels into the central ones.openings of strips of plywood and thus combine them into 2 pieces. In this case, the dowels should fit tightly into the holes, but allow the strips to move easily. Step 5 Now we connect the strips along the edges with the help of long dowels, inserting them into the corresponding holes inside. So we should have an accordion. Step 6 When all the plywood strips are connected,You can check our star-shaped clothes dryer. To do this, you need to deploy the resulting harmonica, in the end there will be a 12-pointed star. In order to secure it in this position, you need to connect the last plywood strips with dowels. Now we have the original and very beautifulstreet clothes dryer, which is easy to do with your own hands. Moreover, on such a dryer quite a few things are placed at the same time, which is its great advantage. In order to give the product a more aesthetic look, you need to coat the dryer with wood varnish, wait until it dries and use with pleasure!