Designer Pergolas & Carports Blog

May weather madness sees verandah built in Grovedale

May 22, 2018The month of May has seen some really crazy and unpredictable weather, from beautiful sunny days to severe thunderstorms, but the weather hasn’t slowed us down with verandahs, carports and pergolas being constructed all over Melbourne, Geelong and surrounding suburbs, with a little verandah in Grovedale providing protection from the weather for our clients. The...
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Verandah in Truganina offers winter protection

April 24, 2018April has seen the weather starting to get cooler as we slowly but surely head towards winter. April has also seen the construction of a verandah in Truganina and this one was impressive. The verandah in Truganina is a Stratco Curved Clear Span and is approximately 11m² in size. What makes the verandah in Truganina...
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Verandah at Burnside Heights comes together

March 27, 2018We are a quarter of the way through the year already and March does not seem to be slowing down for us at all, with the construction of a verandah in Burnside Heights coming together nicely. The verandah in Burnside Heights is approximately 28.8m², constructed from the Stratco Outback range and built right to the...
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Memorable construction of carport at Derrimut

February 26, 2018One of our most memorable jobs in February was the construction of a carport in Derrimut. The carport was not far from where we are located, as we can be found on Elgar Road in Derrimut. The client had a roller door to both the front and rear of their garage and, with the access...
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Verandah at Ballan kicks off new year

January 30, 2018The team at Designer Pergolas and Carports came back from their holidays in January all fresh, rested and ready to tackle 2018 and the first project for the year was a custom Stratco Outback Verandah in Ballan, which the design team had a lot of fun with. The final design for the custom verandah consisted...
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Big verandah at Lovely Banks

December 20, 2017December had the installation crew heading down to the coast again, with a the construction of a verandah in Lovely Banks, a nice little town approximately 12 kilometres from Geelong. With Christmas fast approaching, the team at Designer Pergolas and Carports wanted to get the Lovely Banks verandah underway and constructed as quickly as possible....
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Stylish verandah at Werribee provides sun protection

November 29, 2017It’s starting to warm up in November as we move closer and closer to summer, and with the weather affecting the time we can spend in our entertainment areas it’s time to start thinking about how you can provide protection which enables you to continue use of your outdoor entertainment areas. Our latest project, a...
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Verandah at St Albans Park is cool option

October 31, 2017The team at Designer Pergolas and Carports has been hard at work trying to get as much work done as possible before the coming December holidays and October has seen the construction of a new verandah in St Albans Park, just 15 minutes from Geelong. This verandah is approximately 49.8m² and is part of the...
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Pergolas for Geelong, Hoppers Crossing, Werribee and Melbourne

January 30, 2013We’re more than half way through summer but there’s still a month left of hot days, barbeques and outdoor fun to be had. We all know how enjoyable it is to indulge one of Australia’s favourite pasttimes: a barbeque in the backyard! If, this summer, you have not had a pergola in the backyard and...
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