A pergola offers shade, can serve as support for the climbing plants or simply adds visual appeal to a space. You can add a pergola to your patio, deck or garden and use it to relax, sit and entertain guests. Here are 10 tips for building a pergola.
The pergola works hard, and its multiple uses exemplify Boekel’s design mantra for the garden. It shelters the outdoor sofa, supports the climbing star jasmine (Trachelospermum jasminoides) and holds the outdoor lighting.