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August 12, 2017 18:06

Construction gazebos with their hands

Every host wants to have on the plot not only the house, or bath, but the pergola - a place outdoors where you can gather with friends over a cup of tea or privacy in a romantic atmosphere with his half.Chatter in the country is not just a decoration of the landscape, but it also creates the warmth and comfort during your holiday, especially when you still do stove for gazebos with their own hands.

Make a gazebo from a bar with your hands

Make gazebo from a bar with your hands

Required tools

Now Internet is full of proposals for the manufacture of any of pavilions for any purse.But to build a gazebo, put into it a part of himself - is not that happiness for the present owner?Especially as an independent process of building the gazebo is not something titanic complex.For the construction of necessary minimum power that is in any man.

So, from the tool we need:

  • Jigsaw, which is convenient to cut wood and make cuts;
  • planer for planing and surfacing;
  • drill to drill pilot holes;
  • screwdriver to work with a large number of screws an
    d bolts.

construction planning

Let us see what is the standard arbor?Usually it is open or closed premises of the small tree that has a roof and equipped with a handrail.Construction of the permanent pavilions (for summer and winter use) requires the establishment of the foundation.If the gazebo will be used in the winter, it is better to insulate.In this case, a gazebo will be a miniature house.If you plan to use the gazebo in the summer, it is worth paying attention to the light collapsible options, which are based on a steel frame.This gazebo requires only a flat surface, it does not need a foundation.During the planning phase is to decide what type of gazebo you want to build - a separate or attached to his home.Also, define the desired form of construction.It can be any of: rectangular, circular, pentagonal or irregularly shaped.It depends only on your wishes and fantasies.

Decorated garden furniture with their hands

Decorated gazebo own hands

Location gazebo on the site is also important.Will the gazebo was attached to the house or will be self-built?If it is an independent building, then it is better to allocate a corner portion or a small place in the heart, then we can use it as a central component of landscape design.It should be borne in mind that according to the rules of fire safety distance between the house and a detached gazebo should not be less than 5 meters.

second option arbors - Attached.Such arbors have a common wall with the house, and sometimes the entrance to the gazebo is made directly from the house.This allows you to ignore the bad weather, a factor that may be useful in spring or autumn.

begins to build

first stage of construction of the stationary arbor should be laying the foundation.For such light structures, you can use a simple pile foundation.For its devices need to clean the place of the future construction from the ground, note the path of the future gazebos and put a mark in the places where there will be hammered piles.No one requires you to drive into the ground 2 meters high telephone poles.Suffice it to half-meter of stone, brick or wooden pillars.The only requirement - perfectly smooth upright columns.After the bars have a place, you need to cover their waterproofing.For this ideal a large piece of roofing material.When the foundation is finished, you can lay on the waterproofing foundation.For this perfect wooden beam to be put on the foundation pillars.At the base of the perimeter set up the pillars on which will rest and then the roof.At the ends of the bars and on the basis of the roof need to make small cuts to block the roof into place without any problems.

Laying the foundation for the gazebo

Laying the foundations for gazebos

first stage of construction of the stationary arbor should be laying the foundation.For such light structures, you can use a simple pile foundation.For its devices need to clean the place of the future construction from the ground, note the path of the future gazebos and put a mark in the places where there will be hammered piles.No one requires you to drive into the ground 2 meters high telephone poles.Suffice it to half-meter of stone, brick or wooden pillars.The only requirement - perfectly smooth upright columns.After the bars have a place, you need to cover their waterproofing.For this ideal a large piece of roofing material.When the foundation is finished, you can lay on the waterproofing foundation.For this perfect wooden beam to be put on the foundation pillars.At the base of the perimeter set up the pillars on which will rest and then the roof.At the ends of the bars and on the basis of the roof need to make small cuts to block the roof into place without any problems.

Installation frame for gazebo

Installation karskasa for gazebos

to the base of the roof have to do a bunch of timber, like a star or letter X (depending on the number of poles and gazebo form).On the basis of this ligament are doing the basis for the roof.The finished item can be fixed on poles above the base of the gazebo.Roofing sheets made of particle board, which is mounted on top of the shingles or corrugated sheet steel.At the end of the coating is necessary to make a small ledge of steel strip or drainage gutter to protect the wooden elements of the roof of the precipitation.On the inner side surface of the roof is finished with paneling.The floor and walls are often made of the same material as the frame, in this case the timber.The design solution for the wall remains at the owner's discretion.It may be solid, closed railings or beautiful lattice inserts.

The installation of the roof

The installation of the roof

options with bars popular for gardens, where there are plants twine: vines, hops, and the like.Garden furniture, covered with such plants, looks organically in any project.

Inside the gazebo can be equipped according to your needs.There fixed bench, a table can be established.Often you can see options arbors with installed inside the barbecue grill or barbecue.

Also read about the construction of the gazebo made of polycarbonate with their own hands.

Arbour with their hands