a tree house, a fort or secret hideout. A simple, easy DIY hideaway for the backyard!

2 days ago
Hop on over for the "how to" tutorial at http://www.thehandmadehome.net/2012/06/a-han...


  • S. Beard
    S. Beard Laurel, MS
    Love it....Would have loved having a space like this as a child.....I did build myself a small hideaway fort and loved hiding from my friends and cousins in it when they came over to play Hide & Seek. They never could find me....
  • Patty Rumaker
    Patty Rumaker Dallas, TX
    Very Nice! I need an adult version for myself.
  • Katie @ Addicted 2 DIY
    I love everything about this! I just told my husband I want to build one for our boys:)
  • Auntiedinah
    Auntiedinah Medford, OR
    So want this as a summer workroom. :D
  • Toni Teague
    Toni Teague Williamsburg, OH
    This is so cool. This would have been my favortie place in the world had I had this as a child. I used to lay in my room for hours and listen to the radio. Your children will have many memories made in their little abode half way to heaven. You guys did
  • Patti Mowery
    Patti Mowery Hattiesburg, MS
    How cute! I would like to have one for myself...only thing I would want to close up the holes at the top and make it "critter" proof! Good job! Your kids must feel really special!
  • Karen Barry Magee
    Karen Barry Magee Decatur, IL
    So cute. Absolutely love this. A "tree house" without a tree. I would've loved a hideout like this when I was a kid. I hid out under a forsythia bush. The branches were overgrown and they laid over, making a cave underneath. I laid under there on a
  • Lori T
    Oh, how cute!!!!
  • Cheryl Burns
    Cheryl Burns Blairsville, GA
  • Phyllis
    Phyllis Kalispell, MT
    Would be perfect if there was a bed.!!! It also has electricity.:) Would be good for extra company, I would go out there!!!
  • Debra Anderson
    Debra Anderson Sand Springs, OK
    This is awesome!!
  • Melody Drinkwater Wagner
    <3 <3 <3 <3 it!
  • Polly Zieper
    Polly Zieper Fort Lauderdale, FL
    just found the tutorial, oops,I'm so impulsive.
  • Darla
    Darla Montgomery Village, MD
    How about making it a little taller and having the tool shed underneath?
  • Kristin Nesbit
    Kristin Nesbit Jenison, MI
    Did you make your own curtains? I was going to purchase some outdoor curtains for my front wall, but I'm afraid how it will look when it's closed- I imagine the bottom is not straight.