Welcome to “Ask the Tree House Experts”

We plan to use this category to answer all Tree House Questions that you have. Please leave a comment here with your question or email to treetopbuilders@verizon.net. We will then respond publically to all relevant tree house, tree platform, or tree house accessory questions. We are experts in attaching things … Continue reading Read more »

Zip Lines from Tree Houses

Introduction to Zip Lines from Tree Houses Zip lines are great fun, but they can also be dangerous. Make sure that they are built properly, along with the tree houses that serve as the zip line launching platforms. There is a lot of variety in zip lines, and this post … Continue reading Read more »

Why we Build Tree Houses

Top 7 Reasons People Build Tree Houses 1.Tree Houses are Escapes from the “Normal.” To many, the appeal of tree houses is that you don’t see them every day. True tree houses, that is, structures supported by trees or built closely around them, are less common than pools, boats, play … Continue reading Read more »

How “NOT” to Build a Tree House

Top 10 Tree House Building Mistakes 1. Choosing a tree without consulting an expert Building a tree house starts with a foundation analysis. What species is the tree? Where is the tree in its natural life cycle? Is the tree healthy – free of defects, decay, disease? You may not … Continue reading Read more »