There are various pool shade ideas, which are great for the pool pergolas. You can try one of them, which you think better for your home and can be made easily there. To make them beautiful and cool, you can give shades of sails over the pool. You can use sails of different angles and in variety of colors to make the look attractive. When you make pool pergolas, then you can extend the front side over the pool to give new look to pool pergola. You can also try the retractable canopies over the pools on the posts made on both sides of the pool. You can make the swimming pool as indoor pool by making such retractable canopies.
There is another stunning idea of making the umbrella on the bank of pool pergolas. You can erect them at the brink of the pool and take them on the front side over the pool in leaning shape to give shade over the pool. You can use attractive and bright colors in the umbrellas for making the pool pergolas. The cantilever shaded structure is used as canopies and it is single support structure. The supports are fixed in the ground and it can be extended over the pool horizontally. You can also try the retractable enclosure to make the indoor pergola, which will be looked decent and wonderful. The pool side free standing structure is also best for the pool pergola as it can give sufficient space to rest the furniture and take rest there.