What material do you need to build a pergola?

Pergolas being non-structural, can be built with a range of materials from steel, stone, FRP, wood and popularly from WPC now. While considering the material of choice it is important to evaluate it on initial cost,  strength, design of the structure, aesthetics of the material and importantly maintenance of the material. Conventionally, pergolas were built from wood, but the maintenance of wooden pergolas is troublesome and expensive, steel again needs to be painted to stay fresh. All this has changed with the introduction of WPC pergolas that have changed the way pergolas are designed and build. With supreme aesthetics, exceptionally high weathering capability and virtually no maintenance, WPC pergolas have become the material of choice without a doubt with it’s merits.

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