Turn Your Rental into a Staycation Paradise

Not everyone can hop the next flight to Tahiti, no matter how long it takes spring arrive. But even if your home is a rental, there are ways to turn a boring weekend into the staycation of your dreams!

"We are homebodies," says Kay Rubia in Los Angeles, "but it helps sometimes to move things around in our apartment and imagine we are someplace else."

There are all kinds of inexpensive ways to turn your home into an oasis with or without spending a lot money. Here are a few of them: