Building a Louvered Pergola

Louvered Pergola

Dimensions
FLEX•fence louvered pergola

Building a Louvered Pergola
Building a Louvered Pergola
Building a Louvered Pergola
Building a Louvered Pergola
Building a Louvered Pergola
Building a Louvered Pergola

Note
The drawings are to be used as a guide only.

Material Listing

  • 9/kitsFLEX•fence
  • 4/pcs. – FLEX•Post brackets (optional)
  • 4/pcs. – 4″ x 4″ x 12′
  • 4/pcs. – 2″ x 6″ x 14′
  • 2/pcs. – 2″ x 6″ x 12′
  • 2/pcs. – 2″ x 4″ x 12′
  • 6/pcs. – 2″ x 4″ x 46″
  • 99/pcs. – 1″ x 6″ x 44 ¾”
  • 56/pcs. – #8-2″ wood screws
  • 1″ finishing nails
  • 18/pcs. – 3/16th x 1 ¾” machine eyebolts with appropriate nuts, washers and t-nuts
  • 18/pcs -Rope or dowels with hooks to operate the louvers
  • Exterior grade carpenter’s glue

Tools Required

  • Pencil
  • Measuring Tape
  • #1 Robertson Screw Driver-Green Handle or (Philips Screw Driver)
  • #2 Robertson Screw Drive-Red Handle (Philips Screw Driver)
  • Hand Saw
  • Hammer
  • Chisel
  • Combination Square
  • Protective Eyewear
  • Level

 

Optional Tools

  • Drill with appropriate bits & counter sink bit
  • Router with decorative bits
  • Power saws – Mitre & Skill

Howie’s Tips

  1. When attaching the FLEX•fence brackets onto the rails allow for the brackets to move freely (swivel). Do not over tighten!
  2. When sizing FLEX•fence always cut the rails and operating bar with hand tools and never with power tools.
  3. Always wear protective goggles.

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