Pergolas are a popular addition to homes throughout Australia, and it’s easy to understand why. More than just adding value to your property, a pergola can provide you with an additional outdoor living space. Enjoy alfresco living and brighten up a dull outdoor space.
There are a number of considerations to take into account when selecting the timber for any external project, such as crafting a pergola. For most, the top of that list will generally be the aesthetic appearance of the timber and your own personal taste. In terms of appearance, IRON ASH hardwood is an exceptional choice for designing your new pergola. An exceedingly versatile timber, IRON ASH stains well, looks stunning naturally and can be easily re-stained if necessary.
Of course, when you’re taking on an outdoor project, durability has to come into consideration. IRON ASH is treated to Australian H3 standards, protecting your new pergola against decay, borers and termites, with a 25 year guarantee. Highly renowned for its beauty, Victorian Ash now surpasses the competition in performance too.
Finally, another factor you may want to consider when sourcing the timber for your pergola is the environmental impact. IRON ASH is locally sourced, is a 100% renewable resource and boasts a lower embodied energy factor than alternatives.