Overview: The inspiration of tree houses
Climbing trees has always been part of human history, allowing us to escape floods, saber-toothed tigers and intruders (especially parents with chores in mind). Building tree houses has long been part of human history, too. In that spirit, we’ve gathered how to build a tree house tips, project ideas and photos from TFH readers and professional tree house builders. Maybe something here will inspire you to build the tree house of your dreams, for the special kids in your life or as a way to escape from modern day saber-toothed tigers and chore-requesting spouses. Learn how to build a treehouse from experienced builders with some treehouse plans. Enjoy!
“You get a different perspective when you’re up in a tree. First of all, nobody can find you because nobody ever looks up. And when you’re up there, you’re able to look up, down and all around—it’s another world up there.” Michael Garnier, professional tree house builder
Tree house and suspended walk
This tree house has electricity and the access is a walkway hung on cables.
Designer tree house
A tree house can be a place for the imagination, as shown in this design.
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