ALL-NEW SEASON of TREEHOUSE MASTERS Starts AUGUST 4!

ALL-NEW SEASON of TREEHOUSE MASTERS Starts AUGUST 4!

The wait is over! TREEHOUSE MASTERS is coming back with another all-new season starting Friday, August 4 at 9 PM/ET on Animal Planet! We can't wait to share this season's epic treehouses with you. Read on for a sneak peek of the treehouses coming this season...

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One-Stop Shop for Your Treehouse Build

One-Stop Shop for Your Treehouse Build

Did you know that we sell almost all the specialty equipment you need to build a treehouse? Over at the supply side of Nelson Treehouse and Supply (that is, Be in a Tree at store.beinatree.com) we offer treehouse plans, fasteners, and heavy-duty hardware - the same stuff we use in every single one of our treehouse builds around the world.  Read on to learn about our one-stop treehouse shop at Be in a Tree!

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#treehousefriday: Ultimate Giveaway Treehouse

#treehousefriday: Ultimate Giveaway Treehouse

Surrounded by a rhododendron forest and perched in eastern hemlocks, this treehouse stands out with its Chippendale-inspired handrails. With its wraparound deck, dreamy outdoor shower, lounge, wood stove, and loft, this treehouse is built for relaxation. Read on for the full photo tour...

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#treehousefriday: Kentucky Climber's Cottage

#treehousefriday: Kentucky Climber's Cottage

There’s no better place to learn arboreal climbing techniques than up in this treehouse! Seventeen-foot-high timber-framed ceilings are strong enough to hold multiple people in harnesses, and provide ample space for scaling ropes. Read on for the full photo tour of this treetop climbing classroom...

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#treehousefriday: Hemlock Hideaway

#treehousefriday: Hemlock Hideaway

Rob and Nancy love living in a yurt on their verdant property in Maine, but longed for additional bedroom space. The couple asked Pete for an arboreal bedroom retreat, complete with an ample deck, copper roof, retractable window wall, and crow's nest. Pete was pleased as punch to build Rob and Nancy a posh treehouse bedroom!

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Dylan Rauch: 10 Things You Didn't Know

Dylan Rauch: 10 Things You Didn't Know

Meet Dylan Rauch, the skillful craftsman behind many of Nelson Treehouse and Supply’s custom built-in furniture for treehouses around the country. Dylan's meticulous workmanship and eye for design brings beauty and elegance to even the most innocuous of treehouse corners. Read on to learn ten fascinating things about Dylan!

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#treehousefriday: Sky Pirate Hideout

#treehousefriday: Sky Pirate Hideout

Yo-ho, yo-ho the treehouse life for me! This pirate-themed treehouse is the swashbuckler’s ultimate secret lair with its bouncy suspension bridge, radiant floor heating, game lounge, bar, bedroom loft, and secret compartments to stash booty. Captain Pete and his mateys had th' best time building this pearl of the forest! Read on for photos and details... 

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Taste of TreeHouse Point: Muffin Magic by Arnold J. Mungioli

Taste of TreeHouse Point: Muffin Magic by Arnold J. Mungioli

Arnold J. Mungioli is the partner of Damon Bishop (the manager at TreeHouse Point) and an occasional culinary swashbuckler in the TreeHouse Point kitchen. Arnold has produced a five-part series on his blog about breakfasts he has cooked up for guests at TreeHouse Point. Today, Arnold is featuring recipes for three flavors of his irresistible treehouse muffins. Find out how to snag Arnold's recipe for these tasty treats!

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#treehousefriday: Triple Decker Record Setter

#treehousefriday: Triple Decker Record Setter

This towering Baton Rouge treehouse consists of three levels of platforms and a 65-foot suspension bridge to additional viewing stations. Ship's ladders, a slide, bouncy suspension bridge, and crow's nest make this treehouse an adventurer's palace! It's the perfect place to fill with generations of laughter and love, and (as they say in Louisiana) “pass a good time!” Read on for the full photo tour...

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Intimate, Spring Forest Wedding at TreeHouse Point

Intimate, Spring Forest Wedding at TreeHouse Point

TreeHouse Point was honored to host Wendy and Abrom's intimate, spring wedding earlier this month. Stellar weather graced the wedding: sunshine sparkled on treehouse windows, butterflies floated through the lush grounds, and birds sang from the forest canopy. Read on for photos and details from this couple's joyful TreeHouse Point wedding...

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#treehousefriday: Sunrise Day Camp Clubhouse

#treehousefriday: Sunrise Day Camp Clubhouse

Pete was honored to build this communal treehouse at Sunrise Day Camp in New York, a free summer camp for children with cancer and their siblings. The idea behind the treehouse was to connect campers with nature and give them plenty of space for carefree play and exploration. It was a real privilege to create some treehouse magic for these amazing kids. Read on for the full photo tour...

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#treehousefriday: Mindbending Silver Maple Treehouse

#treehousefriday: Mindbending Silver Maple Treehouse

This stunning treehouse is nestled in seven branches of a single silver maple tree and boasts sweeping views of Lake Chelan in Washington State. Our wonderful clients, Rick and Debbie, asked for a whimsical space where their family could admire the surrounding scenery, play, and relax together. This treehouse looks like it came to life from the pages of a fairytale! Read on for the photo tour...

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National Safety Stand-Down Week

National Safety Stand-Down Week

Nelson Treehouse and Supply is a proud participant in this year's National Safety Stand-Down week. According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, "A Safety Stand-Down is a voluntary event for employers to talk directly to employees about safety." Nelson Treehouse is committed to improving the safety of all and is proud to partake in this important safety training week. #StandDown4Safety

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#treehousefriday: Nelson Family Treehouse

#treehousefriday: Nelson Family Treehouse

This build was an especially memorable experience since it was for Pete's daughter, Emily, and her husband, Patrick! To make it even more special, Pete repurposed the much-beloved Bird Blind (a treehouse from TreeHouse Point), transporting the entire structure from its original location to Emily and Patrick's home. Take the photo tour of this enchanting, transplanted treehouse...

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Where Treehouse Wood Comes From: Bruce's Oso Mill

Where Treehouse Wood Comes From: Bruce's Oso Mill

Meet Bruce Blacker, the owner of Wild Edge Woods in the small town of Oso, WA. Bruce's mill specializes in large reclaimed timber and produces live-edged slabs and other lumber imbued with organic character. Pete has partnered with Bruce for over 15 years, incorporating wood from Wild Edge in treehouses across the country. Plus, Pete helped build Bruce a gorgeous riverside treehouse! Read on for the story behind much of our treehouse wood...

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Behind the Design: Rolf Hefti's Artwork

Behind the Design: Rolf Hefti's Artwork

Rolf Hefti is an essential member of our prefabrication crew and a talented artist, with diverse artistic experience ranging from murals to wood carving, from tattoos to pencil drawings. We're featuring one of Rolf's intricate drawings on popular Be in a Tree apparel - read on to learn the story behind the design...

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#treehousefriday: Single Spruce Treehome

#treehousefriday: Single Spruce Treehome

Nestled 25 feet high in a single gargantuan Sitka spruce, this treehouse contains every amenity you'd want in a home. Pete and the crew had a blast building on the scenic Oregon coast and integrating innovative treehouse technology pioneered by Brazilian builder Ricardo Brunelli. Read on for the full photo tour...

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