First we put foil on the sofa... he immediately jumped up and walked all over it. He wasn't scared one bit!
Then we decided to build a custom
We called for backup [thanks dad!] and Mike and my dad built a wall. Pressed fiberboard, 1x2 wood reinforcements, metal plated edging and screws! They also built a custom latching system so the gate would stay in place. $30 buckaroos later and here it is!
Our View from the Dining Area
Morgan's View from the Kitchen
The Metal Edges & Latching Loops