Swing Pergola

  • Advertise with us
Project by Jay posted 07-20-2015 11:44 AM 2092 views 20 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I found a model for a swing pergola on Sketchup and decided to build it for my swing. I used scaffolding to assemble the top portion so I didn’t have to keep moving ladders around. I haven’t applied a finish to the pressure treated structure yet as it is still wet. I will use an exterior stain in a couple of months after the wood has dried somewhat.

6 comments so far

View Redoak49's profile


3123 posts in 1918 days

#1 posted 07-20-2015 12:03 PM

I really like that and you did a great job. I have been looking at building one and yours is the best I have seen.

View Ken90712's profile


17553 posts in 3119 days

#2 posted 07-20-2015 02:45 PM

Nice work.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

View helluvawreck's profile


30470 posts in 2796 days

#3 posted 07-20-2015 03:47 PM

That is a great addition to your yard. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

View majuvla's profile


11863 posts in 2797 days

#4 posted 07-21-2015 04:51 AM

I see myself there very easily! Outstanding structure.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

View Slemi's profile


116 posts in 1471 days

#5 posted 07-22-2015 03:17 PM

Any chance of sharing the skecthup model link? I’d like to make myself simmilar one.


View Grant Davis's profile

Grant Davis

768 posts in 3838 days

#6 posted 07-24-2015 07:31 PM

Nice job, SWMBO seen this and now wants one.

-- Grant...."GO BUCKEYES"

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics