10 Exciting DIY Ideas to Build a Shady Space for Patio
In hot weather, are you planning to give up the outdoor time? The outdoor space soaked in the sun is really prohibitive. So you need a way out of the sun so that you and your family can still relax outdoors.
You can create a new structure or enhance an existing patio or pergola by adding a shade screen. In addition to turning your patio into a SHADY OASIS, they also enhance the curb appeal. If you use lattices to reach the shade, you will be shocked by them, as they cast delicately dappled light onto the outdoor living space beneath or behind. There are many examples like this… please take a look at below 10 cool ways we found how to CREATE A SHADY PATIO.
#1. LATTICE PANELS are great pergola canopy. Although they will not provide protection against rain, they look especially beautiful as the light effects created by sunlight are really amazing:
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#2. Rethink a TRAMPOLINE frame that can be used to build a backyard shady retreat:
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#3. Training VINES to climb the center pole to get a free tree umbrella:
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There are so many climbing plants that can be guided over a pergola to get a welcome shade in warm weather. Check Out 8 CLIMBING PLANTS perfect for pergola:
#4. A SHADE SAIL CANOPY easily provides cool patio space with a beautiful look.
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#5. Build a SLIDE-ON WIRE HUNG CANOPY for your backyard wooden pergola.
For above projects: On Sailrite, they have a VIDEO that allows you learn how to sew stainless steel spring snap hooks onto the fabric, and work with the wire ropes to make this retractable awnings.
Another method is to use the CURTAIN TRACK SET to install the retractable canopy:
#6. A patio or deck with colorful fabric awning will keep the sunlight away with style:
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#7. Vines climb up the LATTICE created by STEEL CABLES AND NETS to form a natural green screen.
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#8. The REBAR POSTS are used to support the ARCH shaped PVC pipe sunshade. This is a very flexible method, because you can in the backyard, including the kid’s sandbox:
myhappycrazylife and thekreativelife.com provide the full instructions on how to create PVC pipe canopy.
#9. Build a metal frame structure attached to your patio, then use BAMBOO BLINDS as the roof. It is a brilliant way to add a mediterranean feel to your space:
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#10. If you don’t have a FRAME, PORCH OR DECK already in place, you can still create an AWNING by using part of the house to secure it:
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