David Stiles earned a bachelor degree in industrial design from Pratt Institute, and is a designer, builder, architectural renderer, and writer and illustrator. Together with wife Jeanie, collectively known as Americaís First Couple of Do-It-Yourself Building Projects. David has written 13 books on woodworking, which include Storey's Garden Retreats and the popular Rustic Retreats. Combined, these 13 books have sold nearly 300,000 copies. Additionally, David's articles have appeared in publications such as Better Homes & Gardens, House Beautiful, Country Living, Cottage Life, and the New York Times Magazine. He is a member of the Friends of the Society of Illustrators.
Excellent. Clear instructions and supportive drawings. Things take a bit longer than noted, according to the builder's skill level. Here's what took me six days (some 12 hr. Read morePublished 2 months ago by victor sandoval
Great book to read WITH your kids, gives safety tips, has a ton of great ideas, and shows you techniques needed to build them. You'll need tools, lumber, hardware and common sense. Read morePublished 3 months ago by C. Frederick
This is what i need to build a treehouse for my kids. Lot of tips and instructions. This is very good proposition for such beginners like me.Published 4 months ago by Grzegorz Chojnowski