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Jul082013

The Pergola is Up!

The pergola is finally up! The guy that we hired was back logged with work so he wasn't able to come out until last week. I was out of town so Frank snapped this picture for me when he first got the posts up.

Here is what it looks like as of today.

I really love it! A few more things need to be done, like placing the removed bricks back in place and reseeding the lawn where it was regraded for the patio. I also plan on staining the pergola an opaque white, but the treated wood needs some time to dry out before I can do that. I'm so excited to see the backyard coming together. For reference, here is what it looked like less than two month ago.

I can't wait to get this all done!

Reader Comments (6)

It is really take shape - what a nice job on the pergola - I am very envious of it. It will make for a nice background in the wedding shots :-)

July 8, 2013 | Unregistered CommenterMary-Lou

You must be so excited that it's turning out so lovely. I imagine many lovely evenings spent outside with company in the near future. :)

July 8, 2013 | Unregistered CommenterRene

Looks great!!

July 8, 2013 | Unregistered CommenterHilary

Mary-Lou- Thank you!

Rene- Thank you! Frank and I are excited to be able to use it as an entertaining space soon.

Hilary- Thank you!

July 8, 2013 | Registered CommenterLisa

very nice post.By pergola you can make your exteriors beautiful .

September 2, 2013 | Unregistered Commenterandrew

Nice Home at pergolas

November 8, 2013 | Unregistered Commenteralbertgaga

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