Designer Pergolas & Carports Blog

Color selection for your new patio.

October 18, 2018Stratco Color Chart Outback Verandah Contrasting Colors Outback Verandah Complementing Colors Outback Verandah Matching Colors Color selection can be one of the most important decisions a client can make when it comes to their new patio area and many factors can play a vital role in the ultimate decision, we would like to discuss a...
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Experienced patio and verandah builders in Derrimut.

September 26, 2018So for our usual monthly blog we thought that we would write something a little different, today we want to tell you all about what we do behind the scenes and how much we actually put in to provide the best service that we can to all our valued customers. At Designer Pergolas and Carports...
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Spring just around the corner with busy month of August.

August 28, 2018August has come and gone so quickly, and with spring just around the corner Designer Pergolas & Carports has been busy with structures going up all over Victoria, not only was it business as usual but we also had the pleasure of helping out our good friends at Stratco with their stand at the Melbourne...
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Werribee verandah protects family from winter rains.

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EOFY freeze for Derrimut verandah built in June

June 28, 2018Colorbond Stratco outback verandah in Derrimut Colorbond Stratco outback verandah in Derrimut Colorbond Stratco outback verandah in Derrimut Winter has well and truly set in by the end of June, but the steep temperature decline has not stopped the team at Designer Pergolas and Carports from installing some amazing projects, one job that comes to...
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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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