Last Updated on November 8, 2019 by April
Pergolas are the perfect solution for creating a cozy and inviting backyard space. When looking for outdoor pergola ideas, be sure to keep in mind the type of climate you live in. if you live in an area that snows a lot, be sure to use something that can withstand the weight of snow. If you’re in a desert climate, you’ll want something that can help block the rays of the sun during summer.
Either way, pergolas will help you regardless of season by adding style and shelter from the elements. Add your own style to these awesome designs to make it your own!
Slide Wire Canopy
This slide wire canopy design allows you to adjust the amount of light based off weather and season.
Add string lights to your pergola to bring some warmth to the scenery.
Budget $200 Pergola
This adorable white pergola DIY is perfect if you’re on a budget but want something that looks well thought out and perhaps even expensive.
Add a little character to your home by building a pergola above the gate to your backyard.
White Attached Pergola
If you have an awkward space at the side of your house that you aren’t using, consider adding a pergola. Your dogs may enjoy it!
Brown Attached Pergola
This pergola by the pool is a perfect spot for lounging during the summer.
If you have a large backyard, a detached pergola might be a good option.
By creating a lounge area, you add more livable space to your home. You can even use this area for party dinners.
Fire Pit & Swings
For those of you with the largest backyards, this outdoor swing style with a fire pit is going to make so many of your friends jealous!
Pergola & Deck
I am totally loving the picnic vibe to this pergola!
The string lights combined with the poolside view makes this pergola lounge area the perfect backyard escape.
If you have a small yard and don’t want to block all of the sunlight from entering your home, try a clear pergola roof.
This simple Lowe’s inspired backyard set makes all the difference!
If you have a modern home design, opt for sleek straight lines.
These climbing plants can add a lot of warmth and character to an otherwise cold home.
Simple Black Pergola
This simple black pergola goes perfectly with its garden surroundings.
This pergola add a bit of privacy from neighbors. It’s perfect if you don’t have a backyard fence.
I love how versatile the look of this pergola is! Whether it’s summer or winter, it will always look in style!