How to Make a Treehouse Part 1

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I've always wanted to build a tree house, and thanks to Lowe's, we're finally able to make that happen! In part 1 of 2, we are building a sturdy platform for the treehouse that you can build too! This project was sponsored by Lowe's, check out the links below for the products we used! Subscribe to my channel: http://bit.ly/1k8msFr Second Channel: http://bit.ly/iltms-2 MORE PROJECTS, POSTS AND EVENTS http://www.iliketomakestuff.com TOOLS & SUPPLIES (affiliate links): Craftsman 60-volt Chainsaw: https://low.es/2RqSo9W Werner Mtiaa Folding Ladder: https://low.es/2N0wQTi DeWalt Hammer Drill: https://low.es/2KvGn2n Craftsman 24" Adjustable Wrench: https://low.es/2IVcNQX Sakcrete 80 lb Bag: https://low.es/2Y0W5pn Line Level: https://low.es/2Rqa05R Joist Hangers: https://low.es/31NWTjJ Double Clip Brackets: https://low.es/2x5suzl Rafter Ties: https://low.es/2ISgyGI Hillman 5-in Lag Screws: https://low.es/2Ruof9R Deck Plus 3-in Decking Screws: https://low.es/2L3KKBj Treehouse Attachment Bolts: https://www.treehousesupplies.com/Treehouse_Bolts_s/41.htm https://kit.com/iliketomakestuff/my-woodworking-tools https://kit.com/iliketomakestuff/shop-safety-gear I WROTE A BOOK!! http://www.iliketomakestuff.com/makingtime Want to support ILTMS? Get exclusive content and more... http://www.iliketomakestuff.com/patreon BUY A SHIRT, STICKER, NOTEBOOK, DIGITAL PLANS and MORE!! http://www.iliketomakestuff.com/store FOLLOW: http://twitter.com/iliketomakestuf http://www.twitch.tv/iliketomakestuff http://instagram.com/iliketomakestuff http://facebook.com/iltms MUSIC: http://share.epidemicsound.com/iltms There are many guides online to help you decide which tree is right for your treehouse. We used https://www.treetopbuilders.net/tree-selection/ to help confirm that the tree we were hoping to use was suitable for the job. The tree in question is a spruce tree with a 75 inch diameter, which should be plenty strong, even for a soft-wood tree. I had to remove some dangling limbs from ...