Manufactured Pergola Kits

Using a manufactured pergola kit can be an easy way to get your pergola up and running in no time at all!

Why not invite some friends round and make an afternoon of it? A pergola can be really great fun to build, and will be well worth it when you see what you've achieved, or you are relaxing with a cool drink, and maybe having friends around for a spot of 'al fresco' dining. Bliss. Can't wait!

There are so many pergola kits about, there is almost certainly one that will suit your garden perfectly. Escape from the rigours of life by creating the most wonderfully relaxing and beautiful outdoor living area.

Forest Garden 'Ultima' pergola kit.

Building a Pergola Made Easy!

Don't think you are up to making a DIY pergola, with all the cutting and notching needed to build your own pergola, and yet are keen to build one of these fantastic structures for all the benefits it will bring? If you're reluctant to pay for someone to come and build it for you a manufactured pergola kit can often be a good compromise.

There are some lovely pergola kits around, in wood, metal and vinyl, all of which give different effects, allowing for lots of choice, to fit in with the style of your garden and the feel you might like to create.

Which pergola you choose will, initially, depend on it's purpose:

  • Would you like something to make a feature of a corner?
  • Does it need to act as an extension to the house?
  • Will it be a focal point for a sculpture, plant or even a hot tub?
  • Would you like to join two parts of the garden with a gorgeous flower-covered walkway?
  • Do you need a shady retreat?

Consider these things carefully before you buy. Take a look, too, at some pergola ideas to help with the positioning, type and style of your pergola.

Buying a Pergola Kit

The great thing about these manufactured pergola kits is that everything is measured and cut for you, saving lots of time and effort. All you have to do is put it together - and Bob's your uncle! There you have it.

You can start getting your climbing plants growing straight away, and adding interesting accessories to give a welcoming and personal touch.

It is possible to buy pergola kits in many different styles and materials, the most popular being listed below. From here, find lots of other examples of pergola designs within each of the categories.

Traditional freestanding wooden pergola The lean-to pergola, sometimes called patio pergola, entry pergola, attached pergola or carport. An Asian inspired pergola has fabulous curved rafters and turrets.
Traditional Pergola
A freestanding wooden structure available in many shapes and styles.
Attached Pergola
Sometimes called a patio pergola, entry pergola, lean-to pergola or carport.
Asian Pergola
These pergolas have fabulous oriental-style curved rafters and turrets.

Corner pergola kit. Round pergola and circular pergola kits. Metal pergola kits and wrought-iron pergola kits.
Corner Pergola
Create a wonderful, cosy focal point in your garden.
Circular Pergola
These make lovely garden features, and a place to relax and entertain.
Metal Pergola
Intricate yet delicate designs give a light, airy and romantic feel.

Vinyl pergola kits. Deck and pergola kits. Arbours and swinging arbour kits.
Vinyl Pergola
For a maintenance-free option.
Pergola Deck
Fabulous self-contained garden structures.
Arbours and Swings
Bring peace, serenity and romance into your garden.

Rustic pergola kits Pergola canopies, shade sails and pergola awnings. Gazebo kits.
Rustic Pergola
Made from rustic poles to give a romantic cottage garden feel.
Pergola Shades
Retractable pergola canopies give the best of both worlds.
Beautiful garden structures with the added protection of a roof.

Roll On Summer!

Pergolas, arches and arbours are well worth the effort to install: more so, I feel, than any other type of landscaping structure. Given careful thought to placement and style, a pergola can be marvellous addition to any garden, bringing height, interest and a welcoming place to relax and unwind.

Here's to a great summer of outdoor living. Enjoy!

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