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Pergola Design Ideas: Add Style & Beauty

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Although it seems the terms trellises, arbors and pergolas are used to describe the same type of structure, they are actually each different.  A trellis is a lattice work built to support climbing plants or vines.  An arbor usually creates a tunnel type of passageway.  Pergolas are simply posts that support a roof like structure of cross rafters.  The most common use of a pergola is to shade a deck or patio.  Pergolas have been around for centuries to provide an inviting space outdoors to relax and entertain.  Modern day pergolas can provide the same atmosphere.

Let’s look at ways to beautify a Pergola.
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The Finishing Touches for your Landscape Project

Did you start with a hand drawn sketch of the area to landscape?

Have you considered things like how long the sun shines on the area during each season?

You’ve likely decided on the plants, flowers and bushes you want, and even considered the fact that the plants will be bigger every year and allowed adequate space in the design.

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