Rustic Pergola in Tennessee

As you can see, this rustic pergola in Tennessee isn’t your ordinary landscaping structure. Its eye-catching details transform the yard into a charming and cozy outdoor living space…  perfect for entertaining guests or relaxing alone in the hot tub. Let’s explore some of these extraordinary elements.

Rustic pergola in Tennessee

Rustic pergola in Tennessee

Cut timbers and twigs shape the rustic pergola’s structure creating an unexpected visual contrast. Specifically, linear cross beams intersect at the roof maintaining the traditional pergola style, while curving branches twist and turn around the pergola’s perimeter.

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Notice the fine detailing nestled under the roof’s edge.

Tennessee rustic pergola

Tennessee rustic pergola

Clearly, genuine Mountain Laurel branch railings are a natural fit in outdoor structures. This is particularly true when mingled with nature’s other elements, such as feathery grasses and flowering plants painting the landscape.

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Hot tub pergola Laurel railings

Hot tub pergola Laurel railings

Curvy Branches Make the House Flow

In order to create a cohesive look throughout this home’s exterior, the owners use Mountain Laurel branches and large wooden pillars time and again. Mountain Laurel handrails made in America

For instance, the textural materials used in the rustic pergola attached to the side of the house, also decorate this welcoming front porch.

Tennessee Mountain Laurel handrails

Tennessee Mountain Laurel handrails

Additionally, in keeping with a rustic theme, Laurel railings line the deck connecting the pergola to the porch.

Laurel railings at entry

Laurel railings at entry

And finally, rustic stair railings and pillars greet guests at the entryway.

Laurel railings at night

Laurel railings at night

Outdoor lighting provides safety and clear vision at night, but just as importantly it creates eye appeal. Here, a string of lights along with bullet lighting draws attention to the front porch, noticeably illuminating the beauty of the branching balusters.

Conversely, to shield the porch from the sun’s bright rays during the day, the homeowners installed vibrant outdoor fabric.

Rustic pergola at night

Rustic pergola at night

Again, here is an example of an attractive lighting scheme used in the rustic pergola with laurel railings in Tennessee. Notice how the light fixtures shine on the intricate woodwork in the pergola’s roof and railing.

Garden Art That’s Functional

Tennessee home entry

Tennessee home entry

Using the rustic pergola with laurel railings as the focal point, the homeowners integrate other outdoor comforts to create the perfect outdoor escape.  These amenities include — a patio dining set in chili red and a chiminea outdoor fireplace. Like the pergola, these functional pieces also serve as garden art. And of course, flowering plants add pops of color throughout.

Planting table with Laurel accent

Planting table with Laurel accent

Here, a planting table is accented with Mountain Laurel branches. This is another good example of the fusing of function with art.

Mountain Laurel stair railing with flowers

Mountain Laurel stair railing with flowers

Here is a close-up view of natural Mountain Laurel twigs with each artistically placed along the stairs.

Laurel railings hot tub pergola

Laurel railings hot tub pergola

Pergolas can be freestanding or attached to a house like this rustic pergola in Tennessee. When joined, it becomes an outdoor extension of the home’s living space. For example, patio doors open right up to a hot tub, barbecue, and a sitting area.

So, would you devote more time outdoors if you had a rustic pergola? If yes, contact Mountain Laurel Railing to share your vision of the perfect outdoor escape.

Mountain home Tennessee

Mountain home Tennessee

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2 Responses to Rustic Pergola in Tennessee

  1. Dad says:

    I never forgot the feelings that stirred inside me when I viewed the original art paintings in the Museum in Madrid Spain. Those memories were pleasantly re-awakened when I viewed this presentation of your wood railings. The flow of emotion follows each twist and turn.

  2. Leroy Tuttle says:

    Thanks for the pergola pics there awesome as is the structure. Wish I had the place to build this type of pergola they not only offer a pleasurable relaxing place but add a structural strength appearance to the rest of ones home.