No, no...not the hotel chain.
A structure for our soon-to-be back patio.
An open roofed structure of ancient desert origins, usually made from branches, detached and set apart from the house, providing shelter from the elements, but allowing the passage of air.
Image ~ Sunset
Image ~ Placitas Builders
Image ~ Tuscon Weekly
The front of our house gets the hot afternoon sun, so we're going to focus on making the shaded back yard an afternoon/evening sanctuary. The addition of a ramada will be purely for aesthetic reasons. I don't want the back of the house to look like what it is...a trailer.