8 Metre long pergola
|Paul Bodiam||27/02/2018 16:21:18|
95 forum posts
When we moved in to our house a little over 2 years ago the garden was neglected and somehat overgrown. My sole contribution to improving the garden was to clear a section at the end for my workshop, and dig a trench for an armoured cable to get power to the workshop (you can see where my priorities lay)
We've now had the garden landscaped and I've built a pergola ove the path to the workshop door. All the joints are mortice and tennon with a turned peg - no metal fixings in this project!
There will be another, smaller, pergola in front of the workshop. Now Mrs B would like a Lutyens style bench.
One day I'll get back to making musical instruments - which is what I built the workshop for in the first place!
Edited By Paul Bodiam on 27/02/2018 16:21:40
Edited By Paul Bodiam on 27/02/2018 16:22:34
|Derek Lane||27/02/2018 20:18:42|
3170 forum posts
Veyr nice indeed Paul. Good to see you posting again, next job put a roof on it so you don't get wet when going to the shed
Edited By Derek Lane on 27/02/2018 20:19:24
|Elysium Screens||10/09/2018 07:43:35|
|1 forum posts|
You are doing a wonderful job and I appreciate your work. I will wait for your next post.
Edited By Derek Lane on 10/09/2018 08:54:56
|derek willis 1||10/09/2018 09:44:51|
79 forum posts
It's a real pleasure to see a project carried out accurately, correctly and skillfully,
a credit to you, one that will last and last, something to be proud of.
Edited By derek willis 1 on 10/09/2018 09:45:16
|Paul Bodiam||18/09/2018 22:41:44|
95 forum posts
The original photos were taken in February when I completed the first pergola. Since then I have built a second one and aded custom-made trellis panels.
Here are a few more pictures of the pergolas taken in June after things started growing.....
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