Create a great outdoor space for your backyard patio with the addition of a pergola. Ideal for attaching to the side of your home or placed in closed proximity to your pool house, this open overhang structure with widely spaced columns will add additional ambiance to your space. Consider using a pergola in combination with specific plants to grow and create winding vines through the open roof structure. The general function of the pergola for most people is to segment an open space into something more defined. It locations with more extreme weather, pergolas are particularly useful for providing a degree of shelter from the elements in the form of shade. Shade in sunny climates will be a welcome addition to your backyard patio or outdoor living space. The space will become more comfortable and usable. Choose from a wide variety of styles, sizes, materials, and setups ranging from basic to advanced.