Anonymous asked in Home & GardenMaintenance & Repairs · 4 weeks ago

How can I keep this cat window bed from falling?

It came with a strip of tape on the back of it and it said to stick it onto the windowsill 

It lasted for like 5 days and then it fell off

I taped it over 100 times and it keeps falling off and it ruined my wall paint

I can’t screw it into the window ledge thing

Idk how to anyway 

Any ideas how to keep it from falling?


Those black things you see are metal so I don’t think I can put a screw through them 

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7 Answers

  • 4 weeks ago

    Put up a couple shelf brackets. They come with mounting holes & screws. Mount the brackets 16 inches apart so the screws go into studs behind the wall. Tap on the wall to locate by ear where the studs are located.

  • 4 weeks ago

    Take the brackets to have a hole drilled into them. Then attach the brackets, with screws,  into the wall with a raul plug if there is no stud in the wall.

  • Anonymous
    4 weeks ago

    Get a Styrofoam cat?

  • 4 weeks ago

    TAPE isn't going to support the weight of a cat. I don't know how it is SUPPOSED to attach, but it is NOT supposed to be taped in place.

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  • 4 weeks ago

    Find someone who does now how to screw it in place and have them do that.  Tape cannot hold a cat ledge alone for very long, never mind with a cat on it as well.  You're going to have to repaint there eventually anyway due to the current damage.  So covering some screw holes won't be an issue.

  • G
    Lv 5
    4 weeks ago

    Cat sleeps outside - problem solved.

  • Edwena
    Lv 7
    4 weeks ago

    A stack of bricks or books from the floor up to the bottom of the shelf.  Or a small bookcase and a few books between.   You could get rid of the shelf and put in a bookcase of the right height and a nice pillow cushion.   Make a nice ramp against the wall up to the top of the bookshelf.  A simple board will do.

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