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Tricks for making the top bed in a bunk bed

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Frequently, I am asked, "How do you make the top bed in a bunk bed?"  In this video I show you a few tricks to teach your children so that it is fairly effortless every morning for them to make their bed neatly.  

When we first started selling bunk beds, we took potential customers into our children's bedrooms and showed them the actual bed our children slept in.  Consequently, we had to learn some fast tricks for cleaning up the room.  

At first customers would call and make an appointment, so we generally had time to clean up, but when it became common for nearly everyone to have a cellphone, we would sometimes receive a call from someone sitting in our driveway!  Oh My!  My kids and I developed a three-minute drill that would ensure the room was "customer-ready"!

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