If you want to take your outdoor space to the next level in functionality and beauty, one of the best ways to do it is to add a garden structure such as a pergola or an arbor. While many people use these terms interchangeably, they are not, in fact, the same. Pergolas and arbors serve quite different purposes in modern society. Let’s find out about the pergola vs. arbor issue, and see whether one of them (or both) is right for your patio and garden environment!
In this article we’re going to explore the similarities as well as the differences between these two garden structures so that, by the end of this comparison, you will come away with a clearer understanding of their many uses, and how you might incorporate one or both into your own outdoor space.