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How to Build a Pergola

Plan, assemble and install a pergola this weekend.

Materials

  • 2x10 boards
  • 2x4 boards
  • exterior-grade caulk
  • paint
  • plywood
  • wood screws
  • anchors
  • galvanized screws

Tools

  • paintbrush
  • sandpaper
  • chalk line
  • drill
  • drill bits
  • framing square
  • jigsaw
  • level
  • table saw
  • tape measure
  • drill bit
  • brad nailer

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