Creating a homework station corner for your child is easier than you think — even if you have limited room. Using a corner desk has many advantages:
You can easily assemble a store-bought corner desk using a hammer, screwdriver, adjustable wrench and pliers. Or, the store can assemble it for you in your home for an additional charge. Although a corner desk is ideal for small or snug places in your home, be sure to measure the space available before you buy. Consider rearranging the room's furniture to accommodate your child's new homework station.
If you're really handy with tools you can make your own corner desk – using 5/4″ plywood or a solid core wood door on top of low bookcases, stackable drawers or two drawer file cabinets. You will need:
When the corner desk is assembled and fastened to all supports, it should be sturdy enough to withstand the kind of rough treatment a kid is likely to give it.Tweet
If the frame on one of your mobile home windows is warped or severely weather damaged, replace it. Even if the frames aren't warped or damaged, windows that seem to constantly need repair or adjustment should be replaced. A new, efficient window keeps cold drafts out of your manufactured home and saves you energy dollars in the long run.
Do you remember when you were young and had to check under your bed for monsters before you could go to sleep? I sure do!
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