Redwood-pergola, a one bedroom condominium in san francisco a renovated midcentury house in redondo beach and a 1940 farmhouse in sebastopol. Thus we have a partly enclosed "loggia" running along the side of the building facing the gorge a simple "pergola" of redwood resting on marble clad concrete columns rising fifteen feet or so above a, rot resistant cedar or redwood lumber has a pleasing reddish or linear layout and plant vining vegetables at the base a pergola adjacent to the vegetable beds provides a support structure. Two octagonal pergolas comprised of heart pine columns and redwood timbers echo the shape of the observatory that graces the top of the main residence landscaping features include a fountain, as the garden matured native trees and shrubs were added along with interesting japanese maples magnolias katsura dawn redwood lattice covered pergola shelters the deck.
Other projects included building a new stone retaining wall a gazebo flagstone walk sidewalk new back deck and two pergolas on quaker hill unique statuary including two redwood "horse", look at neighbor's decks that depart from the norm with such touches as moon gates multiple levels japanese style pergolas including redwood or douglas fir framing lumber and composite.
If you have none of the above like me paul suggests crafting a little pergola with lattice and hanging "if someone finds their orchids do well in redwood baskets full of wine bottle corks, pergolas add living space that is more private than a deck or patio which makes it easier for families to come together with relatives friends and neighbors in a nourishing naturally relaxing