Summer is right around the corner! My favorite summer activity is relaxing on the patio on a warm summer day. I love reading, grilling, or hanging out with family on the patio. Transform your backyard into an oasis with my selection of budget-friendly DIY patio ideas. This summer, many of us will be staying home due to social distancing, so take advantage of this time and decorate your patio. Update or create the patio of your dreams with one of these creative budget-friendly DIY patio ideas. No matter the size of your patio or whether you are renting an apartment this selection of DIY patio ideas will transform your outdoor space. Hang a macrame swing from your patio or build a DIY grill table to enjoy delicious meals with your family. Decorate your patio with mid-century planters or a DIY rainbow fence. These simple DIY patio ideas are the perfect fun weekend activity the entire family can enjoy. Save money on creating your dream outdoor space and spend time with your family at the same time. Discover more ways you can decorate your outdoor space down below.