Here are some design notes when it comes to modern pergola designs. The most common pergola design is to have decorative and somewhat rounded ends on the beam. The easiest way of creating a more modern pergola is to do away with the decorative ends.
Porches, or at least porch-inspired spaces, abound at the Morelands’ Baton Rouge home. Architect Catovic Hughes’s modern take on the Southern vernacular is all about embracing the outdoors. Rick Moreland spends as much time on the patio as he can.