A paver patio can be a beautiful addition to your yard. It provides a terrific area for grilling, having guests over, or relaxing. Regardless of your skill level, a paver patio is a great project to tackle. In this How-to article, we will be adding a 100 square foot paver patio underneath our pergola build. Since you will be digging, make sure to contact your utility companies to make sure you won’t hit any water or electrical lines. Lets get started!
How to Build a Pergola
Building a pergola is a fun and easy project. They are great for adding a nice look to your backyard as well as providing shade for family get-togethers. You can also use them for hanging plants or growing vines up the sides of their posts. We will show you how to build an 8×10 pergola from scratch. The total cost of the lumber, concrete, nuts, and bolts for the pergola we are going to show you to build will be roughly $450. You may need some additional materials, but some of these you may already have around your house.