5 Creative Ideas for Your Pergola

A pergola can be a fun, unique addition to any outdoor space—extending the inviting warmth of your home to patios and yards alike. Their versatile function and design provide creative minds with endless possibilities. From secret gardens and getaways to lavish hideouts for friends and family, installing a pergola is a must if you’re looking to breathe new life into your yard or landscape with some creative ideas. Here are 5 Creative Ideas for Your Pergola:

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This entry was posted in: Accessories, Backyards, Outdoor Structures, Pergolas, Projects, Tips, Uncategorized on March 12, 2018


Four Pergola Ideas to Spark Your Backyard Oasis

  Pergolas are more versatile than most outdoor structures. Just look at the history of the Pergola!   Pergolas have been around for centuries, even dating as far back to 1400 BC Egypt! Over the centuries pergolas have shown up in a variety of places from Italy to England. It’s one of the oldest garden structures still in use today! The Latin word “pergola” means “projecting eave”. The structure of a pergola is formed of vertical posts or pillars that often support cross beams and a sturdy open lattice. Used for various reasons like hanging flower gardens and harvestable gardens or an outside structure that provides shade. Pergolas are also used in small and large sitting areas, entryways, also along park walkways.They were historically made of stone, brick, and wood.

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This entry was posted in: Backyards, Outdoor Structures, Pergolas, Tips, Uncategorized on March 9, 2018