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16 Low-Cost Ways to Make Your Backyard Feel Like a Permanent Staycation

Let’s face it: we could all use a getaway from the stresses of daily life every now and then – but you don’t necessarily have to travel far or spend a lot of money to capture that vacation feeling. In fact, with the right setup, a trip out your back door can be the start of a mini staycation. From fun-filled backyard inspiration to easy ways to create a comfier outdoor atmosphere, here are a few budget-friendly ideas to make staying home feel like a vacation.

Brian McCourt is a contractor, design expert and co-host of HGTV Canada’s Backyard Builds.



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