Growing Up Without Getting Old: Childhood Tree House Fantasies for the Grown Ups

Growing Up Without Getting Old: Childhood Tree House Fantasies for the Grown Ups

One of the great things about tree houses is that they can embody the carefree spirit of childhood, taking the excitement and discovery of youth and turning them into something for the adults. With stylish architecture and some serious thought a treehouse can be everything you wanted as a kid but perfectly tailored to suit…

Ways of Getting In and Out of Treehouses

Ways of Getting In and Out of Treehouses

  When treehouses were simple creations that lasted a long summer and could be built in a day, you could climb in and out on a single rope ladder. With a treehouse built to stand the test of time the number of ways to ascend and escape are as broad as the imagination. Here’s a…

How the Quiet Treehouse Will Continue To Spread Calm

How the Quiet Treehouse Will Continue To Spread Calm

Despite its name, Chestnut Tree House, the children’s hospice for Sussex, does not have a treehouse. But this is about to change. After the Ideal Home Show we will be reassembling the Quiet Treehouse in its new permanent home: the Woodland Walk at Chestnut Tree House. We couldn’t have thought of a better place. At…

Hope and Horizon NHS Children’s Woodland Retreat

Hope and Horizon NHS Children’s Woodland Retreat

Blue Forest have recently completed work on an innovative woodland retreat to help vulnerable children at Fairfield General Hospital in Bury. The Hope and Horizon Woodland Retreat will provide a soothing and uplifting environment which will positively affect the users and form a natural oasis within the stark institutional environment of the hospital buildings. What…