I've wanted a pergola in our side yard for quite a while. First of all, we've got these hops that grow like mad and I wanted somewhere for them to climb. Second of all, our side yard is on the south side of our home and it gets real hot over there, so I wanted something to cove
How to Build a Pergola (Renter Friendly) If you want to see exactly how I made this pergola (while 34 weeks pregnant!!) check out the video below. The blog post lists specific dimensions and links to what I used.