The Complete Guide to Treehouses (Black & Decker)

The Complete Guide to Treehouses (Black & Decker) : Design & Build Your Kids a Treehouse

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Treehouses are more popular today than ever before. Our original treehouse book, The Complete Guide: Build Your Kids a Treehouse, was published in 2007. It exceeded all sales projections right out of the gate and continues to be a leading title in the treehouse category. Now, we've made it even better. The expanded edition features three all-new treehouses shown in complete step by step detail, along with full plans. Also includes an expanded inspiration section, offering a wider variety of unique and interesting treehouses that generate ideas and excitement. Exciting book for parents or grandparents to use with their children.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 210 x 275 x 15.24mm | 966.15g
  • Creative Publishing International, US
  • Beverly, United States
  • English
  • 2nd edition
  • 600 colour illustrations
  • 1589236610
  • 9781589236615
  • 195,116

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There's No House Like a Treehouse Few building projects garner as much excitement as a treehouse; built for fun and built to last, a treehouse can provide you and your loved ones a memorable place to rest and play for years to come. This updated 2nd edition of "The Complete Guide to Treehouses" provides updated information and techniques for arboreal carpenters of all skill levels. Not only will you learn the basics of creating elevated platforms and how to erect walls and roofs around branches and trunks, but you'll also find complete walk-throughs for two distinct treehouses, as well as detailed designs for six more. Now that you've got the info you need, all you need is a tree and a few basic tools to begin the most enjoyable construction project you've ever known. This book includes: Planning & design ideasBasic carpentry instructionComplete treehouse plansOptions and ideas for 1-, 2-, and 3-trunk treehouses
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About Philip Schmidt

Philip Schmidt (Golden, CO) is an avid environmentalist and a home improvement expert who has written many successful DIY books, including Build Your Kids a Treehouse, The Complete Guide to Patiosand The Complete Guide to Contemporary Sheds.. He lives in Golden, CO
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