We all deserve to be able to enjoy the shade in our garden or yard. One of the best looking and effective ways to beat the heat is also one of the most unique. The pergola has been around since ancient times and is just as popular as it was back then as it is today.
What’s So Special?
These outdoor structures are a little different than your standard options. First of all pergolas have a square or rectangular roof that isn’t solid. It is actually made up of slats instead. And while you might think that this wouldn’t block out the sun’s rays nothing could be further from the truth. That’s because the sun’s position changes in the sky throughout the day. There are also no walls to block your view and this allows for cool breezes which is always a plus. Continue reading