A pergola made of vinyl is the choice of a majority of people, although they are relatively costlier. Vinyl pergolas remove the hassle of maintaining them from the influence of external elements like rain, snow, pests and insects. Vinyl pergolas come with UV resistant coated material and therefore, do not fade or discolor in the course of time. Though the cannot be painted with another color to give a different look, they are long lasting and are available with a life time warranty. Vinyl pergolas are easy to install and maintain and are hassle-free, giving a neat look to the pergolas.