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  1. Hello Lauren, I have seen these DIY Circular Pergola's with Swings And Firepits before like the one that is painted black. However I really like this one that has the movie screen and if also big enough to not only have the swings n pit but also room to have some chairs too. I have looked on your blog because I thought it had the instructions on how to built it. I do believe if I could get my husband to look at it that maybe he could figure out how far apart each of the 4x4 or maybe they are 6x6" boards that I believe are probably set in concrete; I'm just not sure. So if there is a tutorial like I thought there was then I was thinking that if I get stubborn enough I could just try and do it myself. Could you please tell me where the instructions are for this one is? I'm thinking that when you get this it will have my email address on the email as the sender.
    Thank you, Cynthia Gallegos

  2. Hi, Cynthia! Thanks for reaching out.

    Yes, we wrote a detailed tutorial on this project that includes build steps, material list and cost breakdown. The link is included in my original blog post and you can link directly to the tutorial here:

    Here is the original blog post:

    And we used a stain by Sherwin Williams to seal the project! It's a deep chocolate brown.

  3. Hi Lauren- firstly- hi from Tasmania, Australia! I am really wanting to create my own splash pad for myself and my 3 waterloving dogs. It certainly isn't warm enough for a pool down here so am really keen to have something practical that will be of use to myself in summers and to bath/shower them. Would you happen to have the list of equipment I need to make my own? I would be so very grateful!