Backyard renovations are investments in staycations

Backyard renovations are investments in staycations

Backyard renovations are investments in staycations

Turn your backyard into an everyday vacation spot

From APSP

Did you know that an average family vacation for a family of four costs nearly $5,000?  Couple this with the well-documented hassles associated with traveling with the entire family, and you’ve got a recipie for some less than optimal memories.  It is for this reason, as well as the desire to invest in their own homes, that Americans have increasingly taken to the “staycation”.  Investing in one’s own property not only increases the home value, but gives a family a built-in vacation by simply enjoying the amenities that they have created in their own backyard.  A swimming pool or spa could be the centerpiece of this family retreat, as the Association of Pool and Spa professionals posits in this article.

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