Black & Decker The Complete Guide: Build Your Kids a Treehouse

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Cool Springs Press, Feb 1, 2007 - House & Home - 144 pages
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Treehouses Anyone Can Build! Black & Decker Build A Treehouse! that is a basic yet complete presentation of how to plan, design, and build a safe, fun treehouse structure for children. The book begins with an inspirational chapter showing the many treehouse variations that are possible. Next, a chapter on basic techniques shows how the essential treehouse platform can be built and secured in any tree configuration-nestled high among the branches or designed so the trunk passes up through the center, and every variation in-between Then, separate chapters show the techniques for adding walls, roofs, ladders, access hatches and accessories. The final chapter of the book gives complete plans for the treehouses, from the very simple to the surprisingly sophisticated.
 

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Contents

INTRODUCTION
5
Portfolio of Treehouses
6
HOW TO BUILD A TREEHOUSE
19
TREEHOUSE BASICS DESIGN
20
TREEHOUSE TECHNIQUES
58
ACCESSORIES
104
TREEHOUSE PLANS
116
Resources
140
Index
141
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About the author (2007)

Charlie Self is a freelance home improvement writer who has authored dozens of books and hundreds of magazine articles. He lives in Bedford, VA.

John Drigot is a well-respected designer of DIY woodworking plans. He lives in Fort Collins, CO.

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