Category Archives: environmental

Out’n’About in Treehouse Heaven!

Every once in a while you hit the jackpot.  Well I hit it huge when I came across Out’n’About Treehouse Treesort in Takilma, Oregon.  This place is the living manifestation of every treehouse lover’s wildest dreams.  There’s so much going on at this place that one blog post just wouldn’t do it justice. This imaginative […]

Canadian Treehouse Caters to Young and Old

    Here’s another amazing Canadian treehouse.  This one, in Durham, Ontario, is built by interior designer Lynne Knowlton. She built it out of a friend’s barn that got destroyed in a tornado a couple of years ago.  The local reclaimed material translates into very low environmental footprint in terms of fossil fuels consumed and […]

An In-city Retreat

“It’s very important to have some place in your life that’s a bit of a retreat from everything…that you can just sit and hear the birds,” says treehouse builder Peter Bahouth, who spends much of his leisure time in his urban treehouse oasis. “My personality has changed out here…I’m more focused, I’m more calm — […]

Canopy treewalk uses revolutionary new tree protection technology

So you want to build a treehouse? One of the biggest challenges is how to do it without hurting the tree unnecessarily. Until recently, the best way to do this was to use large bolts that anchored deep inside the tree to support large amounts of weight in a few strategically planned points. The Greenheart […]