International Builders' Show
February 19 - 21, 2019
Las Vegas, NV
FEB 19-21

Building the Perfect Pergola

Wednesday, January 10 | 3:30 - 4:30 PM

Location: Builder Clinics - West Concourse, Level 2, Hall E/F Lobby

Format: Builder ClinicMore Info

Level of Content: IntermediateMore Info

Who Should Attend: Subcontractors and Specialty Trade Contractors, Remodelers, Single Family - Custom

Track: Custom Building & Remodeling

What It's About:

Ever wonder about the difference between a trellis, an arbor and a pergola? Learn the answer to this and other pergola-related questions, as Mark walks you through the design and construction of this elegant and timeless structure. He’ll discuss the proper scale and hierarchy of framing members, as well as how to cut and assemble them effectively.

What You'll Learn:

  • Pergola layout and rafter design.
  • The best choices for posts and how to get them exactly where you want them.
  • How to execute critical connections in big timbers.
  • Options for incorporating lighting.

How to Attend:

Participants must be registered for a full registration package or a 1-day education with expo pass package valid for the day of the session they wish to attend. Seating for Builder Clinic sessions will be on a first-come, first-served basis.

Continuing Education:

NAHB - 1.00 CE hour(s)

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