Pergola and Privacy Fence

This hammock style pergola provides a spacious gathering area with sun protection for the home owners backyard area. Built around an existing pool, you can enjoy a shady area next to your pool to cool off and dry off. Enjoy your backyard pool area with a pergola like this one.


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  • Provides sun protection

  • Place to Relax

  • Hide Pool Equipment

  • Add Architectural Interest


  • Pressure Treated Privacy Panel
  • Privacy Fence: 4×4 Pressure Treated Posts
  • Pergola: 2×8  Pressure Treated Joists 16 Inches on Center
  • Concrete foundation for stability
  • 16 Feet x 8 Feet
  • 2×10 Pressure Treated Box Frame
  • Whitewashed finish
  • Pressure Treated 6×6 Posts
  • Posts 13 Feet Apart for Hanging Hammock
  • 2×2 Purlins on Top of Joists 6 Inches on Center