Sun splashed terrace of dreams with square timber pergola

5 Ways to Accessorize Your Pergola

Top Accessories for A Customized Pergola

The three primary functions of a pergola are to provide shade, protection and aesthetic appeal. Dubai is considered one of the hottest regions of the UAE, where shade in the garden becomes an utmost necessity. No matter what your outdoor space looks like, there is always a garden pergola option that will tick all your boxes. To top it all, you can use several artificial and natural articles to decorate it innovatively and according to the comfort required.

Read on for incredible ideas that could spice up your garden.

Curtains And Cushions

Curtains and cushions are available in various shades, colors, shapes and sizes, increasing the pergola’s functionality in your backyard or patio. The primary benefit of adding curtains is that they prevent direct sunlight from affecting those wanting to enjoy a sunny day outside.

Sawn timber pergola
Sawn timber pergola with curtains

Swings and Hammocks

A timber pergola is the perfect place where a swing can be hung to enhance the beauty, comfort and style of your outdoor living space. Accessories such as swinging daybeds and hammocks are fantastic items that will enhance your outdoor space as well as add an additional level of comfort and relaxation.

Check out our range of outdoor daybeds here.

Timber pergola with swing bed
Timber shading structure with swinging bed

Pergola Canopy

Choosing a suitable canopy for your pergola gives you freedom to enjoy your outdoor space no matter the weather. Depending on your personal preference, different timber pergolas canopies can be installed to suit your requirements, ie. Timber laths to provide shade, waterproof ceiling panels to weather off rain or rustic palm fronds to create a heritage look.

The beautiful setting of Starbucks, Al Seef
The beautiful setting of Starbucks, Al Seef with a barasti style shading

Build Planters

Most of us know that a pergola is a structure supported by beams and columns. The structure provides enough support for climbing plants that adds natural beauty to the space and structure.

Sun splashed terrace of dreams with square timber pergola
Sun splashed terrace of dreams with square timber and planters

Pergola Lighting

With some fairy-lights and a comfy, cozy swinging sofa, a simple patio structure becomes the perfect place to enjoy your garden landscape.

Stringing some light around your timber columns and bearers will create a soft, romantic ambience with minimal effort.

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Timber pergola with outdoor lighting