How to Build a Simple Attached Pergola?

Answer Most pergolas have the same general design, in that the top (which offers the shade) has three different "tiers" of wood. Each tier is connected at 90 degrees to the tier below it. The bottom tier ... Read More »

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What is a pergola attached to a house called?

A pergola attached to a house can be called a pergola. According to the Webster's New World College Dictionary, a pergola is "an arbor, (especially) one with an open roof of cross rafters or lattic... Read More »

How do I build a pergola?

A good way to define a space in your back yard is to construct a pergola. A pergola is an open structure which is made of wood and provides boundaries for a nice seating area with an overhang. Al... Read More »

How to Build an Angled Pergola?

Pergolas add a decorative element to any outdoor space. In addition to decoration, pergolas can provide several functions, providing shade, defining a space, and providing a structure for vines and... Read More »

How to Build a Wooden Pergola?

Wooden pergolas are beautiful additions to the garden or backyard. Pergola designs can vary greatly and be very complex. Pergolas may be incorporated into a deck design as shading or used as shadin... Read More »