Protect you and you guests from wind, rain, and snow by purchasing a durably constructed gazebo. Gazebos are usually freestanding units that provide shelter in a large open area, as well as attachments to garden walls and sides of buildings. Freestanding units are open on all sides, while attached units provide extra protection by having at least one enclosed side. In addition to protection against severe weather, a gazebo also provides shade and presents aesthetically appealing designs to enhance landscape features.
When you shop for a gazebo on eBay, choose among different types, such as kiosks, follies, pergolas, and rotundas. Vintage gazebos contain brick or stone foundations, although contemporary designs have moved away from brick and stone towards more ornate wood designs. Consider structures with treated hardwood that resists moisture rot and physical damage. Roofing materials often comprise shingles for both functionality and appearance. Search for gazebo sellers on eBay who may offer affordable used units that still possess high durability.