Everyone has their very own idea of the ideal outdoor living space. If your plan includes a nice pergola, picture yourself lounging on a comfortable sofa under a beautiful patio to transform your space into a relaxing getaway. If you build in a pergola, you will find that your design is both enchanting and functional. As you go over potential pergola plans, write down a few measurements for the area you want for the pergola installation, just like you would for a deck or fence installation. From here, you should ask yourself a few of the most important questions about a potential pergola installation. Read on to learn all about them!
How Much Patio Shade Do I Want?
The pergola style you pick depends on how much light you want to filter through your pergola into your patio. Eastern Shore Porch and Patio have a wide selection of pergolas with great patio coverage. There is a range of different coverage with each pergola style you choose.
Do I Want my Pergola Attached to My House?
Attached pergolas can create a room that will extend right out of your back door. Freestanding pergola kits offer this feature but can also be built in a spot further away from your entire home. An attached pergola unit is one that you can quite creative with as far as landscape and location go.
How Much Room Will I Need for My Patio Furniture?
If you are planning to entertain big groups or would rather have just enough space to move around under your patio cover, you can opt for a bigger pergola. If you prefer a smaller or medium-sized one, there’s sizes of all kinds. Eastern Shore Porch and Patio can do the measurements for you to get the best fit pergola built into your space.
Can I Use My Pergola Space as a Kitchen Area? Should I Cover it?
Even if your outdoor kitchen area consists of rolling out your grill for cookouts, you will want to take measurements to factor that into your pergola installation measurements. If you are unsure how to measure for a pergola, a good idea is to start with your patio’s height and then determine how much space you will need. The professionals from Eastern Shore Porch and Patio can give you a hand with this, so you will know precisely how to tackle this project.
Trust Eastern Shore Porch and Patio
When you embark on your next project for your property, trust Eastern Shore Porch and Patio to help. We service Bethany Beach, Ocean City, Lewes, Salisbury, and the Delmarva area. You can request a quote today! If you have questions or concerns, call us at 302-436-9520 or send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org. For updates and ideas, follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Youtube.