Learn "Hospital Corners" For A Crisply-Made Bed

Hospital corners are a hallmark of a sharp, tidy-looking bed. Learn the art of making a bed with hospital corners under the tutelage of an Army drill sergeant.

Hospital corners, the bane of the military cadet and nursing student, are a particularly neat way to make a bed. Sheets stay taunt and unruffled, the corners fold neatly, and the entire bed takes on a more finished appearance than when sheets are simply stuffed under the mattress. Watch the following instructional video to see how it's done:

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How to Make a Military Bed With Hospital Corners [About.com]


    fark a dark! -- they have to do that every goddamned day?!? wayyyy tooo much spare time (the clips only 4 mins long, edited from 15-20mins I figure)

    that's enough reason for anyone to never sign up for the army -- you could pay me enough for that kind of tedium!

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