Don’t let the last days of summer pass you by!

Summer is quickly coming to a close. But that doesn’t mean you can’t make the most of the days you have left.

Here are seven ways we recommend you take advantage of the end of summer.

Top 7 Ways to Spend the Last Days of Summer

1. Spend a weekend at the lake.

Take a long weekend and get away from it all. We think this lake house is the perfect retreat.

Top 7 Ways to Spend Your Summer

2. Take a staycation.

The benefits of staycations are endless! You’ll spend less money,  won’t be exhausted from travel, and your vacation can’t be cancelled. So take a day off and explore your city. Or, better yet, spend an afternoon simply lounging on your patio.

top seven ways to spend the last days of summer

3. If you started a project, finish it.

Get your lingering home improvement projects done while you can. Once fall comes around, you’ll be glad you did! Check out our August home improvement checklist for last minute inspiration.

Home Improvement Projects to Complete this Summer

4. Log in some pool time.

What’s more relaxing than spending a day at the pool? We can’t think of anything better.

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5. Plan a beach day.

Summertime means it’s beach time. Grab some friends, bring some chairs, and enjoy the sun.

seven ways to spend the last days of summer

6. Eat up!

Break out the grill and invite some friends over. Need some grilling inspiration? Check out these recipes.

How to Spend Your Summer

7. Get creative with your patio.

Try out a new DIY project. These DIY tie dye curtains are perfect for summer and super easy to make. Want to learn how to make them? Click here for the tutorial.

How to spend the last days of summer