Why would you want a pergola? What is the real function of an arbor? As the largest deck, porch, and pergola builder around, here are our answers!
The Top 4 reasons to build a pergola are:
1. Beauty – pergolas add great aesthetic appeal to your back yard and can be considered storm designed to fit nearly any size, shape, or color
2. Shade – yes, when designed appropriately, pergolas can provide a tremendous amount of shade. You can add additional lumber to the top. In addition, you can add fabric retractable covers and solid covers
3. Price – the price of a pergola can be quite economical when compared to solid roof structures or even awnings.
4. Resale Value – pergolas add value to your home without a large investment. Many homes have a blank slate in the backyard and it’s a simple way to add value
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