Have you ever dreamed of living on a tropical island in a treehouse like Robinson Crusoe? It’s a dream many of us have imagined. Kristie Wolfe bought land in Hawaii sight-unseen for just $8,000. A year later, with the help of her mother, she built her bamboo treehouse. It took two months and $11,000 to […]
Suite of 3 connected treehouses set in the secluded intown neighborhood of Buckhead. The living room, bedroom and deck are all beautifully furnished with antiques and natural artifacts. We’re nestled amongst towering trees yet minutes from midtown Atlanta.” – Airbnb.com See more of this Secluded Intown Treehouse in Atlanta.
Using reclaimed wood, the designer and his collective treehouse people have developed methods since the first building in 1993 for the arboreal structures balanced on living boughs and limbs that avoid stunting the growth of the tree.” – designboom See more treehouses by Takashi Kobayashi.
The Roost Treehouse is made up of a series of pod-like capsules, which are harnessed to each tree in a way that neither harms the tree or prevents it from growing. These capsules enclose a central staircase that leads to the top of the capsule where an outdoor platform expands high in the tree’s canopy. […]
How would you like to be able to say, my other home is a bird house? “Posting a birdhouse in the backyard is a great way to attract feathered friends, but some of the greatest fun tends to remain hidden from view behind wooden walls.” See more of this Nesting Box: Nature Center Tree House + […]
A family treehouse becomes a cozy backyard overnight rental in Burlingame, California. “The shape of this 100-year-old California coast live oak just begged to hold a tree house. Although it took a while to get the project started, the Studebaker family in Burlingame, California, worked together to build a special and soothing place. “Thinking back, […]
The folks at faircompanies.com visit an amazing grouping of treehouses. “Emmanuel Grymonpré has invented a new style of treehouse. The shelters he’s built in trees overlooking the Spanish Pyrenees don’t rely on any ground support. Instead they’re suspended like birdcages over 20 feet in the air by simple cables.” via One-of-a-kind treehouses hung like birdcages […]
These look like very cool little round buildings – maybe good inspiration for more round tiny houses. “The Harry Potter author has recently received planning permission to build two – rather impressive – treehouses on stilts in the garden of her home in Edinburgh for her two young children.” Learn more at Shedworking: JK Rowling’s treehouses.
Amazing photos of a treehouse village. “It’s one thing to build a treehouse for your kids, or to escape to a treehouse on an eco-vacation. It’s quite another to live in one full-time, in a residential community full of other treehouses, in the middle of a rainforest in Costa Rica! Finca Bellavista, named for the […]
This is a design concept designed by Andrew Maynard intended to shelter environmental protestors during their demonstrations. I’m not sure too many environmental protestors have the budget to pay for such a rig, but it is definitely a cool tiny treehouse concept. Andrew Maynard’s Global Rescue Station