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The Hemloft, Joel Allen's secret treehouse near Whistler, BC
Tiny house

This Cool treehouse near Whistler, BC became a global sensation because it used recycled materials off Craigslist!

...the wrong people, and losing the Hemloft. Afraid of such a fate while being buzzed by helicopters just before the 2010 Vancouver Olympics, Joel stripped the Hem...

Recycled barn beams and a refinished clawfoot bathtub
Recycled and Reclaimed Materials

Recycled & reclaimed materials

...the same as 'packaging' and rarely if ever returned to their source. They can be dissasembled and used for the planking, but in their original form they lend th...

Stairs made from reclaimed barn beams
Wood and organic materials

All about wood

...the time are taking advantage of the web to unload materials, often for free, if for no reason other than saving themselves a dumping fee. The Hemloft pictured ...