Another fixed thats the term we use if you cannot retract it pergola roof option is fabric in tension stretched over the rafters. This protects from both sun and rain if you use a water resistant fabric but it comes with inherent problems that are significant enough to limit its application onto pergolas.
Now that you've built a pergola over your patio or an arbor in your garden, it's time to select the perfect vines to climb and decorate your overhead structure. In addition to providing shade, vines emphasize the shape of a pergola or arbor, whether it's arched, flat, or some other configuration.
The Aluminum pergola is the answer to most of your backyard issues related to space utilization and decoration. For houses that are not very big and do not have a lot of space in the backyard, an aluminum pergola can be used to extend a smaller backyard, so it does not restrict you from spending some beautiful hours amidst the green lawns.
Pergola Problems. Question 2: Tim, this past weekend I was involved in a spirited debate with my husband about building a privacy pergola that would make our small backyard more attractive and private. He insists the pergola needs to have four posts spaced like a table to be stable, but I feel it can be more like a fence with just two, or
I am trying to put a plexiglass roof on a pergola that was not originally designed for one. The problem is the pitch is significantly different from that of the roof creating overlap and underlap see photos I do not want a gap between the plexiglass roof and the existing house roof.
Russ has problems trying to build his pergola. I should have paid the $1000 . This was a lot harder than I thought.
I am in the process of building a pergola and have come across a small problem. The pergola I am building will be 6 x 3m. 3 posts along the 6m length and 9 rafters. I have added some photos to help explain. In the "outside" photo you can see a bird feeder, this is where I have the problem.
You want to enjoy the lovely rain in the outdoors but do not want to get wet, so you know what the solution to the problem is? A pergola is an answer Yes, a wooden pergola over your outdoor patio of seating space would be just the perfect shelter from the rain, but still, you can enjoy the rain standing under it.
Earlier this year, I stumbled into a First World Problem I have entitled the Great Pergola Debacle of 2019. Rather than explain it to you as a normal person would, Im going to give you a sneak
Just moved to a new house. House as such, is very nice and around 15 months old. There is a pergola on the side of the house. I have noticed it was leaking water.
The deck is nearly finished but I have a small structural problem with the pergola. A left or right force near the top of the pergola such a a tall person leaning on the post leads to a bit of noticeable wobble. Everything is rock solid at the deck level, and there is no wobble in the in/out direction. The span is 12' from post to post.
Recently my wife and I had a Pergola installed in our back yard about a month ago. Its a 10 x 12 pergola. We have two concerns. 1. We are starting to see splits/cracks in all four posts. The posts are pressure treated wood, and the holes are filled with cement. We had a company install this for us. 2. The pergola doesnt seem even.
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