Used Cat Tree – Cat trees are cat accessories developed for the inner cat. These trees provide activities and hangers for the cat when it does not have access to the actual trees outdoors. Various types of wood are used for cat trees. The type of wood is linked to the quality, durability and price of the cat tree. The Sisal is very durable and strong. It is often used for carpeting and as material on cat trees as scratching the deck surface.
Sisal material is ideal for scratching since it has grain and texture ideal for cat shredding. Sisal is agave plant fiber extracted by shredding the agave leaves and scraping the pulp. It is the pulp that contains the fibers used to create sisal ropes and material. Wood is normally used for the base of the used cat tree and hanger areas. Plywood is ideal since it can easily be cut into square or rectangular pieces. In addition cat trees that use plywood for the parts of the structure will be less expensive as wood is a cheaper wood.
The wood is covered with material, such as sisal, to provide a comfortable place for the hanger. Other materials used for the cover may include a blanket, leather jacket or fleece. Cedar is used for very tall used cat tree 5-to-6 feet tall. Cat cedar trees tend to be taller because the long cedar branches can be cut to size.