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Project by rrdesigns posted 1530 days ago 5094 views 11 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a project whose early design was created using SketchUp. It can be found at http://sketchup.google.com/3dwarehouse/details?mid=6745827437063f24a3515bf6fc8a1044. The design changed somewhat as the actual project progressed. Overall, I was very pleased with the way the finished project worked out. Figuring out the angles involved and keeping the interior as unobstructed as possible was a challenge.

-- Beth, Oklahoma, Rambling Road Designs





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live4ever

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#1 posted 1530 days ago

That looks great! Wish it was on the back of my house!

-- Optimists are usually disappointed. Pessimists are either right or pleasantly surprised. I tend to be a disappointed pessimist.

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degoose

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#2 posted 1530 days ago

What a great place to sit and think…
Seriously nice….

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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BTKS

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#3 posted 1530 days ago

I LIKE THIS ONE! Good job, BTKS

-- "Man's ingenuity has outrun his intelligence" (Joseph Wood Krutch)

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patron

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#4 posted 1530 days ago

beth ,

i like !

what you did with all the suggestions on here ,
is wonderful .
the posts away from the house is great .
like a hallway . very nice !

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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woodworm

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#5 posted 1530 days ago

Veri nice design, I love to have it on my house too ( if I can afford to buy lumber…)

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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a1Jim

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#6 posted 1530 days ago

Great Job beth I guess you showed your crittics on this jpb .It looks fantastic.

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greg

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#7 posted 1530 days ago

my old sister has a patio similar to yours and was wanting a pergola over i like yours thanks for the inspiration

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Jerry

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#8 posted 1530 days ago

Beautiful project, you should be very proud of this one!!

-- Jerry - Rochester, MN *Whether you think you can or you can't, you are probably right* - Henry Ford

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rrdesigns

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#9 posted 1530 days ago

FYI: The cedar and other materials for this project cost $2200. Overall dimensions are approximately 12’x22’ far post to far post length and width with an additional 4’ roof section connecting it to the house above the gutter.

-- Beth, Oklahoma, Rambling Road Designs

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webwood

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#10 posted 1530 days ago

very cool – been contemplating this for a while – thanks beth

-- -erik & christy-

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BarbS

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#11 posted 1530 days ago

OH, that turned out very nicely. Fun to follow through your design dilemmas. Great job!

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Kent Shepherd

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#12 posted 1530 days ago

Great job,

Thanks for sharing

-- She thought I hung the moon--now she just thinks I did it wrong

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Splinterman

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#13 posted 1529 days ago

Hey Beth,
Cool looking job…well done.

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mtkate

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#14 posted 1529 days ago

I love it.

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Tom

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#15 posted 1528 days ago

Great job Beth, I have a Pergola in my yard and we love it.

-- Tom

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