Pergolas, St. Charles Mo, Archadeck

Free-Standing Pergola in Lake St. Louis, St. Charles County by Archadeck

As temperatures rise with the heat of St. Louis summers, pergolas can be an eye-catching centerpiece for your outdoor living space while adding shade to your deck, patio or yard.

Adding a pergola transforms backyard space, providing artistic appeal, style and comfort for being outdoors.

A few key pergola ‘take-aways’ include:

Pergolas can be constructed in any size and in many shapes and colors.

Pergolas can be free-standing or used in combination with decks:  platform decks, raised deck or multi-level decks.

Curved Pergolas, St. Louis Mo, Archadeck

Curved Pergola in St. Louis West County by Archadeck

Pergolas add plenty of cover, estimated 95% shaded when the sun is overhead; yet, the sunshine and stars shine through.  Unlike canopies or covered porches, pergolas are open to the air and great for grilling too!

Vinyl Pergola for Composite Deck, St. Louis, Mo

Pergola with Deck, St. Louis, Mo

A simple addition of a pergola makes your outdoor space the best it can be — polished, elegant and enjoyable!

Visit our website, Archadeck of West County and St. Charles County, for more information about well-crafted pergolas to start living and enjoying your patio or deck in spite of the sun’s heat.

Call us, 636.227.0800 if you live in the St. Louis area including St. Louis County, St. Charles, St. Charles County and parts of Illinois.

To locate other Archadeck offices, nationwide, go to and key in your local zip code.

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