If you have enough outdoor space, then you should consider how delighted your children would be if you chose to build tree house itself for them to play in. Tree houses are fun and adventurous. Every suburban child dreams of having their own little space to play with their friends while enjoying the outdoors.
A tree house is an amazing DIY project that can include everyone in the family. A number of tree house plans can be purchased or downloaded from websites. They are usually very detailed, providing information on the materials, tools and equipment needed to erect the outdoor haven. Most, if not all of the items can be purchased at the hardware store. Instead of buying individual items, you could try sourcing a tree house kit online.
Identifying the tree that will be the anchor for your tree house is pretty simple. The tree should be mature and sturdy, with enough space around it to accommodate the tree house and space for the ladder,etc.
When choosing the materials for your tree house, be sure to choose materials that can stand up to the outdoor elements of wind, sun and rain. You want the tree house to last a very long time, so do not use cheap materials that will deteriorate quickly and put your child’s life in danger.
Did you have a tree house when you were growing up? What are some of your fondest memories?