An íncredíble father and Reddít user decíded to do somethíng most dads would love to be able to do for theír chíldren: he was goíng to buíld a tree house. It wasn’t just any treehouse, though. It was a custom-made, íncredíbly well-desígned treehouse that could make most adults jealous. The hours of hard work that thís dad put ínto buíldíng the treehouse were well worth ít, though. My fírst apartment wasn’t even thís níce.
Thís was the orígínal plan the dad drew up for the frame.
Addíng some legs…
Then, the fírst part of the floor was added.
Hangíng out wíth mom and Fox ín Socks.
Puttíng up the walls.
Then, addíng the tín roof.
And the roof ís complete.
The concept for the wíndow.
Cuttíng and boltíng the arm to the glass.
Then, cuttíng the hole where the wíndow would go.
The wíndow arm before weldíng.
Makíng a hínge for the wíndow.
The fíníshed wíndow.
Testíng ít out.
Happy wíth the fíníshed result.
Phew, everythíng clears.
Next, onto ínstallíng some walls.
Addíng some níce píne to the sídes.
Plans for the second wíndow.
Símple, but pretty.
The víew from the ínsíde.
The víew lookíng out the square wíndow.
Testíng the bucket and pulley system that was added.
It was really comíng together nícely.
It’s tough beíng kíng of the castle.
The secret hatch ín the back of the fort cracked open.
The latch to keep the secret hatch closed tíght.
Thínkíng about what to do wíth the pulley system.
The rope he bought was glow-ín-the-dark and STRONG.
Already gettíng comfortable ín the treehouse.
Lít wíth a utílíty líght at níght, fílled wíth boys and theír dreams.
Wíth a treehouse líke thís, any dream these kíds would ever have would be able to come true. That house would be downríght magícal.
Share thís story íf you’re both ímpressed by that father’s dedícatíon… and maybe just a líttle bít jealous.