A covered pergola is a part of the open area around the home. A garden area, backyard or passageway can be covered with a pergola and it protects the roof top completely. A covered pergola is a freestanding structure in octagonal shape. It has a solid slanting roof with open sides which offers complete shade without hindering the views around. A covered pergola is the most common way of relaxing under the fully covered bug-free area.
The pergola structure is very common for the patio depending on the size and the space available. The Even covered pergola is also called as a patio cover. But even after having the patio cover, a suitable ambiance needs to be created with the help of covered pergola. You can create a romantic atmosphere for your guests, which can be most comfortable for all to have fun.
Offering good lighting effect around the covered pergola will make the space under pergola exquisite and dazzling. Creating outdoor lighting can produce a desirable effect and make the atmosphere enjoyable. When you are deciding the lighting, remember safety is the main concern. You have to plan the lighting by considering the entire area which includes, the pathways, outdoor kitchen, stairs, barbecues and another related area where people will be moving.
The atmosphere on the patio in many areas can get affected by the lighting, but with well-planned strategy, which uses creativity and imagination, you can create the most appropriate effect in the surrounding by with proper illumination.
A covered pergola, when added to the patio, looks perfect on the landscape. Most of the pergolas are made of heavy timbers which make it easy to conceal lighting fixtures easily. LED lamps with low wattage lighten the atmosphere when you have romantic dinner in the backyard with family and friends.