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Trend to Rewarding Good Design for Vacation Rental Houses

Posted September 12th, 2010
Vacation house property managers realize that when we flock to the beaches, mountains or lakes for vacation, we’re not just there for the beaches, mountains or lakes. We want to stay in the house that we don’t necessarily have at home: one with a media room and theater; top-of-the-line kitchen appli...

OBX Kitchens

Posted May 26th, 2010
There are some spectacular kitchens in the rental houses on the OBX. Top of the line equipment, space for gathering, and unbelievable views make even non-cooks want to hang out near the stove.

Sea-Themed Pillows

Posted April 27th, 2010
To brighten your beach house (or landlocked home) this summer, consider buying some new pillows. There are a lot of charming sea-themed pillows on the market right now. These pillows are from Pottery Barn and can be shipped straight to the beach.

White Linens: Clean, Crisp & Practical

Posted February 22nd, 2010
Using white linens in your rental house might seem counter-intuitive when you want to have a dramatic, attractive home, but in fact, they add both elegance and practicality. Here are some examples of how to make these bed linens work for you.

Fabric-Covered Headboards

Posted December 11th, 2009
Elegant, dramatic, fun and ultimately changeable, slip-covered headboards are very popular for good reason. They are inexpensive, can be washed or dry cleaned, and are also perfect for vacation rental houses. Here are some examples of using headboards to create interesting bedrooms.

Summer Naps

Posted June 18th, 2009
The trend of making the outside of your house function like the inside of your house has now been extended to sleeping. Forget the tent and the sleeping bags! Outdoor daybeds now have waterproof mattresses, sexy double chaises have canopies, and designs range from cozy to elegant.