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Traditional Pergola with Columns by Archadeck

Traditional Pergola with Columns by Archadeck

More prominent than an arbor, less ornate than a gazebo, and less expensive than a screened porch, a pergola may be the perfect outdoor structure for your home, backyard and budget.

Pergolas can be large or small, subtle or grand, classic or contemporary, attached to your home’s deck or a free-standing design for a patio, pathway or garden.

No matter the size, shape or style, pergolas are a ‘space-defining’ structure for an outdoor living space.

Free Standing Pergola with Privacy Screen by Archadeck

Free Standing Pergola by Archadeck

Pergolas are popular because they create an ‘outdoor room’ effect by designating a conversation area and gathering spot.

The enclosed ‘feel’ of a pergola can be further embellished with a trellis, railings, privacy screen, vines or hanging plants.

And pergolas are versatile too.

A pergola may be a simple overhead structure or an elaborate backyard centerpiece and focal-point. Read the rest of this entry »

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Wood Pergolas by Archadeck

Focal Point Pergola for Outdoor Living Space, by Archadeck

Today’s pergola designs come in various materials, colors, shapes and sizes.

And with this wide variety of designs you might ask, “How do I begin planning my new pergola?”

That’s where a great contractor, like Archadeck, comes in.

Experienced builders will walk you through each decision-step to ensure you’ll love the look of a pergola for any deck, patio, pool, spa, hot tub or garden.

In the right setting, pergolas are a favorite structure among St. Louis homeowners because they provide shade, define areas, act as gateways and truly create an ‘outdoor room’ for a gorgeous backyard setting.

Suggested readingPergolas are outdoor rooms with a sky view too.

Free Standing Pergolas, St. Charles County by Archadeck

Free Standing Pergola in St. Charles County by Archadeck

The absolute best place to begin the planning process for a pergola is to look at images and decide what appeals to you.  Pretty simple for starters.

Things to consider as you’re taking the ‘virtual’ pergola-tour:

  • Building Materials and Size
  • Style, Shape and Color
  • Free Standing or Attached

View the slide show below to see images of awesome shade pergolas designed and built by Archadeck. Read the rest of this entry »

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