Deck under the pergola
and walkways made out of decking material takes you closer to the woods.
Top the struts of the pergola
with corrugated plastic if you still want to get the light, but not the rain.
A light-roofed structure, such as a pergola
, can also provide relief from the sun, as you can train climbers over the crossbeams, providing more hours of shade.
These traditional climbers are not the end of the story, nor are arches and pergolas
the only supports.
To learn more about Heartland Pergolas
offered by UglyDeck.
After tipping back the leading shoot to 36 inches above ground on planting, tie in suitable laterals at an angle to the wall or pergola
, pruning side shoots to two-three buds.
All the pergolas
and wood cladding are custom-made in Burma Teak or Ipe as per customer requirements.
But with its clean, streamlined design, this pergola
is easier to build than most.
Del Sol's use of planting revives the Hispanic tradition of parrones, or plant covered pergolas
, to diffuse light, soften elevations and create shade.
So why not go for a pergola
, gazebo or summerhouse?
, which originated in Greece, were flat-topped outdoor rooms.
To add even further interest, you can create wooden pergolas
for climbing plants over all or part of the top and can have turned wooden balustrading added on one or more sides.