A pergola with a roof is commonly referred to as a “covered pergola” or a “pergola with a solid roof.” The addition of a roof to interior design ideas provides full shade and protection from the elements, making it a versatile and more functional outdoor structure. Covered pergolas can be further categorized based on the type of roofing material used, such as:
- Solid Roof Pergola: This type of pergola features a solid roof made from materials like metal, wood, or polycarbonate panels. It offers complete protection from sunlight, rain, and other weather conditions.
- Fabric-Covered Pergola: Some covered pergolas use fabric canopies or retractable awnings as the roofing material. These can be extended or retracted as needed to control shade and shelter.
- Louvered Roof Pergola: A louvered roof pergola is equipped with adjustable louvers or slats in the roof. These louvers can be opened or closed to control the amount of