Some of our most popular posts have been those giving vacation rental owner advice. For people dreaming of starting their own vacation rental, tips on budgeting, furnishing, and running that rental can be worth their weight in gold!
We don’t have all the answers, but we’ve shared some! Check out these articles to get started:
Planning Your Vacation Rental
Budgeting for your Vacation Rental : Make sure you’ve considered even the expenses we didn’t initially think of! Learn from our mistakes.
Choosing Vacation Rental Furnishings : Sensible and beautiful can be one and the same. Learn to choose the right palette and the right furniture to please guests and protect your wallet.
Decorating your Vacation Rental : Once the basics are in place, the fun stuff begins! Linens, furniture, and more.
Designing a Bunk Room : Guess what? You can really screw this up! Get our tips and avoid the close calls we had while choosing the furniture for this very popular space.
Running Your Vacation Rental
Cleaning Secrets for your Vacation Rental : If you’re not cleaning your own house, how does that work? Read our best tips for keeping your cleanings on track and your guests delighted.
Vacation Rental Maintenance Checklist: Sometimes you need more than a routine turnover cleaning! Read about what we do during our visits and, minimally, on an annual basis.
Creating Your Own Furnishings
Industrial Coffee Table : Our most popular post to date! Build your own beautiful coffee table using plumbing parts.
Tray Table Hack : We use these transformed tray tables throughout the house and they have performed like champs!
Custom Coasters : Encourage guests not to leave rings your fabulous tables (you can try!) These are adorable and easy to make.
Make Useful Vacation Rental Signs
We hope this vacation rental owner advice will help you as you pursue your own dream home.