Tree House

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Project by Ray Friddle posted 03-08-2016 05:08 PM 1544 views 7 times favorited 25 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was fun. Most of the materials I found for free, including the cedar shingles which I got from a guy that was switching his old ones out. The logs came from a pine tree removal. I’ll admit making it round, and having the tree pass through the house, added quite a bit of complexity but the finished product was pretty nice.

-- Ray

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#1 posted 03-08-2016 05:48 PM

Really nice, my boys would love this.

-- Chris K

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#2 posted 03-08-2016 07:30 PM

Awesome tree house. It looks like it came ot of some fairy tale.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#3 posted 03-08-2016 07:33 PM

Ray that is really cool!

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#4 posted 03-08-2016 07:40 PM

Can I live in it ,way cool project!

-- There's a hundred ways to do anything, alot depends on the tools at hand.

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#5 posted 03-08-2016 08:17 PM

The Smurfs will be moving in next week. Super Cool

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#6 posted 03-08-2016 08:41 PM

Wow Ray, you certainly must be the “Hero Dad” of the neighborhood ! Fantastic job !

-- Perform A Random Act Of Kindness Today ... Pay It Forward

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#7 posted 03-08-2016 11:52 PM

Every kid from miles around will be in your tree house. Fantastic job.

-- Julian

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#8 posted 03-09-2016 12:03 AM

great job i remember my first fort i made when i was about 10,not quite as nice as this one,it was built on top of my dads saw horses in the corner of the yard,it was pretty cool until he wanted them back which necessitated version 2.every kid needs a tree house or fort very cool dad,

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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#9 posted 03-09-2016 12:49 AM

Now that’s pretty cool

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#10 posted 03-09-2016 12:57 AM

There will be some happy kids at your house, great work!!

-- John, Suffolk Virgina

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#11 posted 03-09-2016 02:23 AM

Great project and really cool!

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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#12 posted 03-09-2016 02:55 AM

Excellent the kids will love it!

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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#13 posted 03-09-2016 04:50 AM

now that is what I call a tree house, nice job. looks like a lot of work went into it .

-- Robbi

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#14 posted 03-09-2016 05:15 AM

Well done treehouse master, great design. I am sure it is used often for many adventures

-- Norman

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#15 posted 03-09-2016 12:15 PM

Splendid work!

-- Bailey F - Eastern Mass.

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