Pergolas are unique structures that have been in use for hundreds of years. They were originally used to train vines to grow over the top, which created a type of canopy and shade for the user.

Today, pergolas are often left open to add definition to an area. They may also have covers, canopies, or other types of top added that can provide shade.

Pergola tops come in a wide range of styles both permanent and temporary, and can add a lot of style, interest, and function to your outdoor design. If you’re wondering how to incorporate shade into the pergola that you’re building, SBF INTERIORS AND OUTDOOR SOLUTIONS LIMITED is here t help.

Adding a canopy to your pergola design adds a lot more versatility and use to the space. It can add some additional style, or facilitate more modern design

Classic Canopy

Tension canopies make a great addition to classically styled pergolas. This pergola has columns and beams, fitting a more traditional setting. The fixed canvas effortlessly matches the style of the rest of the canopy, but also offers some much needed shade. The open sections of the canopy let more air circulate as well, helping to keep things cool inside.