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86 Pergola DIY Plans

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  1. 1) A Simple Deck Pergola with Plant Hangers
  2. 2) A Louvered Pergola DIY Plan
  3. 3) DIY Pergola Swing Plan
  4. 4) Plans for a Large Wooden Pergola
  5. 5) A Simple Pergola Project
  6. 6) That Backyard Pergola
  7. 7) Manly Pergola Plan
  8. 8) Attached to a House Pergola
  9. 9) “Beautiful Mess” Pergola Plan
  10. 10) The Garden Pergola
  11. 11) Kitchen Island Pergola Plan
  12. 12) The White Deck Pergola
  13. 13) The Stunning White Pergola
  14. 14) Patio Pergola with Charming Tendril Posts
  15. 15) The 15-Minute Pergola Plan
  16. 16) Sitting Area Pergola
  17. 17) Patio Pergola DIY Plan
  18. 18) Fancy Seating Area Under a Gray Pergola
  19. 19) The Ultimate Octagonal Pergola with Fire Pit and Swings
  20. 20) Classic Pergola Design
  21. 21) Vine-Covered Pergola
  22. 22) Lovely Green Pergola
  23. 23) Your Trellis, Arbor or Pergola Plan
  24. 24) Rustic Grape Vine Pergola
  25. 25) Pergola Swing #2
  26. 26) The Round Pergola Design
  27. 27) Simple Steel Pergola
  28. 28) L-Shaped Stunning Pergola
  29. 29) The Box Pergola
  30. 30) The Miniature Pergola Design
  31. 31) Garage Pergola
  32. 32) Simple Patio Pergola Design
  33. 33) The Square Pergola Plan
  34. 34) 10 x 10 Base Pergola Plan
  35. 35) Classic Pergola Design #2
  36. 36) Freestanding Pergola
  37. 37) The Pergola Shaded Sitting Area
  38. 38) A Walk-Through Garden Pergola
  39. 39) From the Ground Up Pergola
  40. 40) The Gorgeous Red Pergola
  41. 41) Vine-Covered Pergola #2
  42. 42) Plans for a Very Large Pergola
  43. 43) Backyard Pergola 2
  44. 44) Repurposed Doors Pergola Plan
  45. 45) The A-Frame Pergola Design
  46. 46) Lovely Backyard Dining Area Pergola
  47. 47) Curtained Pergola Plans
  48. 48) Pergola Columns Design
  49. 49) Red Pergola for a Comfortable Seating Area
  50. 50) Breezy White Pergola Plans
  51. 51) Basic Pergola Plan from DIY Network
  52. 52) Weatherly Pergola – Lattice and Seating Area
  53. 53) Modified Weatherly Pergola
  54. 54) Simple Pergola Design for Backyard Area
  55. 55) White Pergola Attached to the House
  56. 56) Easy Pergola Plan
  57. 57) Backyard Pergola on a Busy Neighborhood
  58. 58) Pergola for a Stone-Covered Patio
  59. 59) Stunning Backyard Transformation with a Pergola
  60. 60) Pergola with A Canopy From Lowes
  61. 61) Basic Pergola Plan You Can Do Today
  62. 62) Box-Type Pergola Design Plan
  63. 63) Free Pergola Design from Construct 101
  64. 64) The Sunset Pergola Kits
  65. 65) Presenting the Minimalist Pergola
  66. 66) A Weekend Pergola Project
  67. 67) The Patio and Planter Design Pergola
  68. 68) The Windsor Style Freestanding Pergola
  69. 69) Blueprints for a Freestanding Pergola
  70. 70) The Classic Red Pergola
  71. 71) The Pergola Patio Sketchup Design
  72. 72) 10 x 10 Freestanding Pergola Plans
  73. 73) Redwood Pergola Design
  74. 74) The Simple Backyard Pergola Plan
  75. 75) String Up Some Lights On this Pergola
  76. 76) 8 x 10 Redwood Pergola Plan
  77. 77) Basic Pergola Building Guide
  78. 78) Garage Door Trellis Plan
  79. 79) Patio Pergola Plans
  80. 80) Arbor Seat Plans
  81. 81) The BBQ Patio Pergola Plan
  82. 82) Pergola from Upcycled Wood
  83. 83) Rustic Woods Pergola Design
  84. 84) Classic Vineyard Pergola
  85. 85) Modern Classic Pergola
  86. 86) 8 x 8 Pergola Plan
  87. Conclusion

51) Basic Pergola Plan from DIY Network

Basic Pergola Plan From Diy Network

This is what novice woodworkers need. This is a very simple video prepared by DIY Network made to help people who want to improve their yard with a pergola but have very little knowledge of woodworking.

This is a basic pergola with only a few rafters and easy but sturdy posts, lower and upper supports. Use this basic plan according to your needs.

You can add more rafters, increase or decrease the height of the posts or improve the upper support designs. And depending on the height and the design of your pergola, you can use this to shield a sitting area, dining area or relaxation area.

52) Weatherly Pergola – Lattice and Seating Area

Weatherly Pergola – Lattice And Seating Area

Cute and functional, this pergola has the modern twist. It is made of treated hardwood but instead of using wooden stain, the beams and posts were painted reddish-brown. This is a large pergola with eight posts, a latticed area where vines can grow and another area that houses a seating area.

A few chairs are in the photo with a small table to hold drinks and some knick-knacks. However, you can jazz this up with additional lights, hanging plants, some pottery, and an area rug. This weatherly pergola is easy to construct as long as you have all the materials and tools ready. Check out its plans from the link below.

53) Modified Weatherly Pergola

Modified Weatherly Pergola

Just check out all the effort that the woodworker did to make this very detailed pergola. This may look like a simple weatherly pergola but see the lattice walls and the designs on the tips of the rafters?

Obviously you need to be an expert woodworker to complete this design but nevertheless, you can learn now with this plan. The latticed walls offer some privacy considering this was installed over a deck. The cute rafters make excellent hook eyes. Vines can grow along the lattice and above the rafters to create that quaint country style charm.

54) Simple Pergola Design for Backyard Area

Simple Pergola Design For Backyard Area

Moving to a new home is very promising indeed. When you want a backyard facelift then a simple pergola would do great. This is a design that will surely appeal to novice woodworkers. Made of treated lumber, this pergola has simple yet strong posts, upper and lower supports that does the job and rafters with simple tips.

It stands on a concrete area just outside the back door of the homeowner but is not actually part of the house. Check out the plans for this pergola and surely it won’t take you an entire weekend to complete this simple design,

55) White Pergola Attached to the House

White Pergola Attached To The House

This is a cool airy pergola with a modern look. Painted white but made from treated lumber, this pergola will surely last for a lifetime. The two posts have excellent supports and are laid deep into the ground. The front tips of the rafters have a downwards curved design which is lovely and functional. You can hang plants, lights or any kind of outdoor accessory.

Although the photo does not exactly show what this pergola is for, you can design the area to become your outdoor seating area, dining area or a place where you can relax and meditate. It could also be a good place to house plants and to grow delicate plants that need partial shade. Get the plans for this white attached pergola here.

56) Easy Pergola Plan

Easy Pergola Plan

This DIY pergola looks like it was made by an amateur but nevertheless, it looks lovely and homey once it gets accessorized and updated. This is a simple pergola with lots of room and height. It was made using treated wood to withstand the elements.

The rafters are crisscrossed to further improve the pergola’s ability to shield from the harsh sun. More rafters equal to more places to hang plants, lights, and accessories. The photo may not show much but with good accessories, you will surely have a fantastic outdoor area to hang out with your family or friends. The plans to build this pergola are found in the link we have below.

57) Backyard Pergola on a Busy Neighborhood

Backyard Pergola On A Busy Neighborhood

Watch your neighbors turn green with envy when they see your new backyard pergola. They will surely wish for the same thing when they see these well-constructed posts buried deep in the ground. The rafters may be widely spaced but are crisscrossed for improved coverage.

This is not attached to the house so you won’t have to drill or bolt anything. So what to do with this much space? Create a breakfast nook, a dining area, barbecue area or just a place to sit and relax with the family.  You will surely find this plan easy and simple to follow. Check out the plans for this pergola from the link below.

58) Pergola for a Stone-Covered Patio

Pergola For A Stone Covered Patio

What could be a better way to enhance a stone-covered patio than a pergola? This is a unique design because the stone floor design extends to the pergola posts which actually strengthen the posts as well. Four stately posts hold the upper supports plus the rafters that have exquisitely cut edges.

This makes a wonderful place to sit and relax or enjoy a meal. Place a large outdoor sofa and you got a place where you can relax and just take a nap. There are endless possibilities when you have this large pergola in your backyard. Check you the plans for this pergola here.

59) Stunning Backyard Transformation with a Pergola

Stunning Backyard Transformation With A Pergola

From drab to fab, this is a backyard renovation made by installing a pergola. The yard looks empty and dull before but after adding this structure, the yard came to life. The pergola looks easy to make but you someone to help you with lifting and fitting the beams.

The rafters have been cleverly cut and spaced while the posts buried deep into the ground. In the photo this space was made into a dining area but no doubt that there is more to this than a dining area. You can transform it into a sitting area, relaxation area or meditation area as well. Check out the construction plans for this backyard stunner here.

60) Pergola with A Canopy From Lowes

Pergola With A Canopy From Lowes

Not a fan of the sun but want to spend time outdoors? You won’t have to fear the sun anymore with a ready to install pergola with a canopy which is part of a kit. This is a pergola set that has all the materials you need to build this lovely pergola.

Your woodworking project has large posts, contoured rafters, and strong upper supports. A thick, removable canopy completes the design making this a good place to hang out for any type of weather. Get the plans to make this pergola canopy here.