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Build A Pergola – Installing Beams


Structurally, building a pergola is pretty much suspending beams and rafters atop some posts. Installing beams are especially important because these define the boundaries of the pergola and are sort of the “foundation” of the its canopy. The rafters are eventually set on top of them so it’s important that the beams be installed correctly and securely. (more…)

Build A Pergola – Installing Fascia Brackets


When building a pergola that is attached to your house there is the danger of the additional load of your pergola being borne by the house fascia, thus resulting in a disproportionate load being carried by your home’s eaves. (more…)

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