Genre: Reality, House/garden, How-to, Outdoors
Premise: People who know and work with Pete Nelson describe him as a tree whisperer. For his part, Nelson lets the trees do the talking. He's a world-renowned treehouse designer and builder, and this series documents the work he and his team of craftsmen -- including his son Charlie -- do to create incredible homes and businesses in nature's canopy. Pete uses a combination of science and art to realize clients' sky-high aspirations of magnificent multibedroom treehouses with elaborate kitchens and bathrooms, or simpler, peaceful one-room escapes. ``We awaken that inner child who dreams of living among the trees,'' Pete says. One-of-a-kind above-ground spaces featured in the series include a spa retreat, a brewery, a honeymoon suite, an Irish-themed cottage, and an 800-square-foot Texas treehouse with a full bath and flat-screen TV.
S01, E06 (First Aired: Jul. 5, 2013)
Pete creates a guesthouse for his clients' daughter, who is returning from college.
S03, E03 (First Aired: Jan. 16, 2015)
The NTS team focus their chi to create a meditation space 20 feet high through twisting maples for a couple in West Seattle.