To make pergola, make sure that you have the space for pergola. Do not make your pergola taking up most of your backyard if it’s not very large. So pick the right size and type of pergola. And also pick the best spot in your space that would look great with pergola and provide enough room outside of it.
Because of there are so many different style and designs, figure out which one that would look best for your space and you like the most; pay attention to rafter beam shape and the curve of the roof. Get the material that sturdy enough and looks great and will withstand pressure and weather damage. Once your pergola is up and stable, add some decorations and furniture to your pergola. Take a look at these 38 inspiring DIY backyard pergola ideas to enhance the outdoor below.