Do you have a romantic gazebo vision on your yard? Before getting too carried away, consider a number of practical things, such as cost, size of your page, size of the structure, availability of materials, and who will build it. Depending on the scope of the project, you may need to get a plan approved by your city, which can take months. Also think about the foundation, water drainage, plumbing, electricity, where it will be and what activities you want to do in your gazebo.
The gazebo is a great place to rest on hot summer days because the open design allows the wind to flow and the roof provides plenty of cooling shade. For this reason, they are popular in warm and sunny climates as outdoor entertainment areas. Usually, they are not attached to the house but stand alone in a large garden or backyard. In addition to free-standing, gazebos are usually roofed, although some may have a roof structure without shingles. Continue reading “18 Cozy Backyard Gazebo Design Ideas That Inspire You”