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Just for fun!

If the idea of a tree house doesn’t stir your imagination, you might want to check that your heart is still beating :D  The great news is that there are lots of inspired adults around the world determined to fulfill their childhood desires!

What child – or adult – wouldn’t love this in their backyard?
What child – or adult – wouldn’t love this in their backyard?

Of course, you may have to fight the kids for possession, but as you can see from some of these, a tree-house can be big enough for everyone.

BTW, have you ever wondered why tree-houses don’t end up all bent and twisted as the trees grow? It’s because all tree growth is from the top of the tree. A simple test is to mark a tree and watch how the mark stays at the same height regardless of how high the tree grows.  However, the girth of the tree will change as it continues to age so an allowance needs to be made to accommodate that growth.

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If you want to see how upmarket tree houses can be, take a look at our DIY playhouses and kitchens…