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15 Backyard Escapes Worth Taking a Vacation Day For

You don't need a plane ticket, a fancy hotel or even a new town to take a vacation. All you need is a slight change of scenery, a slight change of pace and some peace of mind. For these homeowners vacation happens every time they step outside their houses, thanks to these outdoor escapes in their own backyards. Whether its a greenhouse-turned-studio, a playground-turned-pavilion or a grain-shed-turned-getaway, each of these beautiful backyard escapes has everything it needs for plenty of R & R.
Tired of leaving his tools in plain sight, Joseph Sandy built this modern shed in his backyard from the ground up. Reclaimed redwood fencing for the siding and corrugated metal for the roof give it an industrial feel, while clerestory windows let in plenty of natural light.