Words of the Week: Arbors, Trellises and Pergolas

Let’s define these visually.

This is an arbor (an outdoor archway):

An arbor built by Chris Ryan

An arbor built by Chris Ryan

This arbor was built by Handyman Project Manager Chris Ryan for a customer.

This is an arbor with a trellis (latticework to support climbing plants):

Arbor with Trellis by Randy Boyer

Arbor with Trellis by Randy Boyer

Pergola style Roof on Randy's Arbor

Pergola style Roof on Randy's Arbor

The pictured arbor was built by Project Manager Randy Boyer for his garden.  The top of this arbor is very much like pergola…

There are also pergolas which are posts with a simple roof structure:

Pergola built by Duane Overlock

Pergola built by Duane Overlock

This pergola was built by Foreman Duane Overlock for a customer.

This is the entrance of the customer’s home which has a mock pergola:

Pergola style entrance

Pergola style entrance

 

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