Design Inspiration: 18 Incredible Houses with Trees in Them

 

One of my favorite places to go when I was growing up was my friend Helen’s house. She lived in a wonderfully unique home with an atrium in the middle featuring a live tree growing boldly toward the sky. What a concept; instead of chopping down trees to suit our needs, build the house around the tree instead! The idea always stuck with me. So I was intrigued when I came across the article “18 Incredible Houses with Trees in Them” on the Architecture~Art~Design website. It features a wide range of styles and types of trees. It’s definitely an interesting and unusual idea to keep in mind if you are thinking about building in the Pacific Northwest.

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Posted on October 10, 2013 at 9:14 pm
Tamara Stangeby | Category: Urban Natural Homes | Tagged , ,

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