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Trellis for hops and “natural” pergola/trellis made from grape vines

Here are some pictures of my humble beginning garden. This includes a little trellis I built for my hops to grow on. I’ll need to build another, higher trellis for them because they begin growing more aggressive as the outdoor temperatures rise. This is my third summer experimenting with growing hops. Last summer I actually got a little harvest. I […]

New Pergolas

Here are some of our latest pergolas of 2017.  

Shelf system.

I made this shelve system for these books. This has 4 steel brackets that are fastened to the studs. Each bracket is designed to hold two boards. I used rough cedar to give these shelves a rustic look.  I also build 3 varieties of floating shelves: First is the most cost effective method using an […]

New kind of pergola.

Just finished this pergola in Edmond, OK. You’ll notice that the site still needs sod as this customer just had an extensive addition built onto to their home. Adding the pergola was part of the final phase of this addition.  It is a new kind of pergola product for me. It’s an aluminum pergola system, […]

Outdoor fire place converted into fire-pit feature. And outdoor kitchen.

We just finished this project in Moore OK. The home owner did not like their existing outdoor fire place because it blocked her back pool view. The outdoor fireplace removal was the initial reason for having me come give her a quote. We gave her ideas which included converting her outdoor fire place into a […]

Over a Decade of Perfect Pergolas

Was just going though and checking out pictures taken in the past 10-12 years.