An existing concrete patio can be upgraded to include a pergola over it. A wooden pergola can add beauty and charm to an otherwise plain concrete slab. Follow these easy pergola plans and you will have the satisfaction of having done it yourself and also save a lot of money by not having to hire a contractor.
Step by step wood working article about patio pergola plans. Building a backyard pergola is the best way to enhance the look of your garden and to create a perfect area for recreation or to take dinner with your family and friends. Choose the location for the pergola with attention and good judgement, as it could turn it in an attraction point of your garden, or on the contrary a poor location could affect the landscaping. On the other hand, you should use durable materials, designed for outdoor use, otherwise you would have to invest large amount of money in order to replace certain components.
A diy garden pergola could come in many shapes and designs, therefore you have to assess the options and choose the plans that best fit your budget, needs and tastes. In this article, we show you a 12×12′ pergola with a simple design, that can be built by anyone that has basic woodworking techniques. In addition, you only need tools common to any household (circulare saw, drill machinery, screwdriver), therefore you don’t have to buy expensive power tools, just for this project….
Verify all the building details, tools and materials that you gonna need to build a wooden pergola for your patio in one week.