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Brighten Outdoor Room

Quick ways to add a touch of color to brighten your backyard retreat include these outdoor room enhancements to your sitting area: colorful cushions or pillows, brightly painted furniture; stained or painted pergola; or flowering plants. Shop around at your local home improvement store or farmer's market. Color can also be added by creating a patio out of stonework and pavers that match your surroundings whether they're natural or man-made. Bring out the best of your landscaping by staining your...

Planning Around Your Last Spring Freeze

Several states close in on their last estimated freeze date in April or May. Planning can start now for your planting and building plans - depending on your locale. There are several maps available that can help when planning your build. If your project includes adding a pergola, check out our info about posts, pergola wood, and other helpful tips. Plan ahead and plant and build in the fall so your patio is all set to go in the Spring!    

5 Enhancements for Your Patio

Refresh your patio this season with one of these popular trends for patio enhancements: 1. Add a garden box with your favorite herbs or flowers. A quick and easy way to get your garden going that is easy to maintain is to add a few cedar planter boxes to your patio or deck. Our planter box kits are easy to assemble and come in 3 popular sizes. 2. Surround your dining set with a pergola. What size is your space? Do...

Build Backyard Shade with a Pergola Kit

Create backyard shade and solitude on your own patio this spring with a high quality pergola kit built in the USA. Kits range in size from 8x8 pergolas to 20x20 pergolas, and all sizes in between. Add a retractable canopy and you'll create just the perfect amount of cover to shield you from the sun's harmful rays. Pergola kits can become the focal point of your backyard, and can become one of your favorite spots to relax during any...

Professional Pergola Installers Wanted

At Pergola Depot we pride ourselves on making our pergolas easy to assemble for the laymen, but some customers would still like to leave the job up to a professional. We get asked if we have pergola installers often in every area in the country. We do not offer this service, but we would like to build a network of professional installers across the country as a reference for our customers. For this reason we made an easy to...

Plans to build a pergola?

Wouldn't it be great to be able to spend more time outdoors with your family? Do you have a patio that is basically unusable because the afternoon sun is unbearable? Do you want to have an outdoor kitchen area to cook and eat family meals? Have you been wanting to build a pergola, but don't know where to start? Or maybe you have even been getting quotes from contractors to build a pergola that cost as much as a home addition? Are you thinking...

Pergola Plans with Free Shipping To Lower 48 States

Making plans to add a pergola to your outdoor retreat? We manufacture our pergola kits complete with pergola plans in Melbourne, Florida; Brevard County, Central Florida and ship free of charge to the contiguous U.S. Where do you start when you're planning your patio? No matter what your location is, a good first step is to sketch out where each element of your patio design will be, including landscaping, patio furniture, and patio cover like a pergola. Then decide what...

Our affordable, quality, customizable, do it yourself pergola kits beat the competition

We've been in the pergola kit business for many years, and have seen many competitors come and go. Some big and some small. We welcome competition as it's a way to make sure that the market continues to grow and change. It pushes each company involved to perform at their peak ability. But within the past couple of years there seems to be more and more competitors coming out that are trying to pass off cheap pergolas as if they are...