Gazebos and pergolas have been around for hundreds of years so maybe it’s time to add one to your yard! Both pergolas and gazebos give decks and backyards a new perspective that is pleasing to the eye and practical.
Here’s a look at a few inspiring options you could have in your back yard.
Bring a little of the beach to your backyard. This gazebo is a great example of how you can take a faraway style and incorporate it into your own outdoor oasis.
Relaxing poolside is the ultimate way to spend warm spring and summer days. Take a page right out of the book of upper class Las Vegas pools with this cool cabana.
Create you own secret hideaway with this covered sauna nook.
Warm and Cozy
It’s easy to get warm and cozy in the great outdoors with this pergola. It’s an intimate space that’s still open to the sky and stars above.
Year Round Usage
Enclosing your gazebo will give you the ability to make use of the outdoor space no matter what season it is.
High Concept and Elevation
Pergolas and gazebos lend themselves well to high design. It’s easy to get creative with conceptual designs because there are less space restrictions in the wide open.
Create instant wow-factor with a pergola that has an arched top rather than the traditional flat top.
Attached to the Exterior
Instead of making the pergola or gazebo a completely separate space, attached it to the exterior for an extension of your home.
Above Ground Tunnel
Envelop yourself in an out of this world open-air tunnel. This is one of the most forward-thinking pergola designs we’ve come across, making it perfect for the new year.
It’s a pergola, it’s a swing, it’s an outdoor recliner – it’s all three! This simple yet genius design allows your pergola to multitask.
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