log cabin / with pot belly stove Good idea if no heat present during winter. (We cooked on our stove and heated our house & water for showers/cleaning, one winter when we were w/o electricity for 9 days.
File this under the easiest porch swing ever: Just loop a rope underneath both sides of a pallet and hang it from a sturdy tree. Pillows are a must to transform this seat into a cozy hideout. Click through more cool DIY outdoor swings.