Shack Up in a Tree Trunk Garden House

February 19, 2010 by

Photo from Thomas Meyer Archives

Consider rolling this one out into your garden. Dutch designer Piet Hein Eek has turned a stack of birch logs turned into a garden hideaway, office, shed, or whatever you can dream up. It’s outfitted with simple plastic and steel sliding windows fitted into specially designed frames. Start stackin’.


  1. Eileen said:

    I cannot believe this house! It certainly takes the place of a log cabin.

    — February 19, 2010 @ 18:48

  2. Dirty Girl Gardening said:

    Verrrry cool! I love it!

    — February 19, 2010 @ 18:57

  3. petunia said:

    i love the idea. beautiful from the front – would love to see that all around.

    — February 20, 2010 @ 09:55

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