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1536 decorating rental property Ideabooks
Guest Picks: Assemble a Summer Rental Survival Kit
Cover up sketchy furniture and floors, add cheery decorations and set a beautiful table in a bare-bones summer rental home
"cheery decorations and set a beautiful table in a bare-bones summer rental home... barely decorated. But a good airing and cleaning, some editing and a decor survival... ummer rentals are not usually those luxury dream homes in the Hamptons. For years... affordable rental for the whole summer. The houses were always furnished with musty,... stylish decor! By making the cottages beautiful, we get renters who treat them like..."
Improving a Rental: Great Ideas for the Short and Long Haul
Don't settle for bland or blech just because you rent. Make your home feel more like you with these improvements from minor to major
"in a rental apartment is a temporary thing for some, and if you tend to move every... for your rental — plus tips on talking to your landlord about upgrades and DIY projects... appreciate the property, but are willing to keep it nice. Most rental contracts contain language... buying rental property when we move South--a lot to think about! Good thing we are... have had rental properties for years and my best indicator of who will be a good tenant..."
Where Front Yards Collide: Property Lines in Pictures
Some could be twins; others channel the Odd Couple. You may never look at property boundaries the same way again
"look at property boundaries the same way again... our own properties. We labor over them, we clean them up and, if we have yards, we... neighbors’ properties. We jealously eye their manicured lawns or complain about them at... whose property fronts ours - and her property also is alongside the long driveway... on my property line. Evolution of the property line -- We bought a house from the... reserve property, the other is common property which means no homes will EVER be built..."
My Houzz: Creative Layers Bedeck a Family's Toronto Rental
Eclectic touches, personal treasures and plenty of color harmonize beautifully for a musical couple and their kids in Canada
"Toronto rental house they moved into seven years ago. “I was just grateful for the... bland rental into something like a well-written song, with all the instruments coming... completely decorate with my own taste. The down side is that it is also a rental, so I... better decorators because we have to use our imaginations and really think what we... it..the decor is so simple and appealing...Your landlord is surely proud to have you..."
7 Romantic Vacation Rentals Built of Stone
Tuscany is calling. Or maybe England or even Texas. See if one of these enchanting gems has your traveling spirit's number
"own a property not far from there in a small town called "Castiglione D'Orcia",... sell this property, should anyone be interested :P. alessiora, if you're not working... stone properties dotted around the UK (and a couple on the Continent, too), of all... world buy properties in France. Magical places. Sigh. Love, love, love. Italy and... plain decor) to the loveliest (for every taste) at reasonable rates, and are usually..."
10 Cabin Rental Basics for City Slickers
"(snow) rental - not all have them. We've rented places through sources like vrbo.... at your rental after sunset. About wildlife - please never feed them, no matter how... have a rental cabin in a warm area, so many of these hints don't apply in my case... friendly pre-rental communication. If the owner is responsible (as most are) they will... how our rental home is treated. We purchase new lamps constantly. Our "music" source..."
Guest Picks: Decorating Solutions for the Stylish Renter
Look to removable wallpaper, appliance covers and easily changed hardware for the answers to decorating woes in a rental
"answers to decorating woes in a rental... out of a decor rut and inject a bit of life into your rental space. — Barbara from Markova... "blah" rental into a stylish home for my family. So many people shy away from spending... their rental space, but even though you are renting, it is still your home. And a... into a rental space; you just need to think outside the box. This ideabook is full... renovating rental properties. If my eye is going to fall on something daily for a year..."
Steep Your Rental in Color — Without Painting the Walls
Let your favorite hues loose without skirting your lease, with these room-by-room ideas for apartments and other rented homes
"nicer the decorating, the more rental income. The decorating paid for itself the first... should be decorating it. By applying these tips you can have a rental thats just as... amazing rentals! It would be great to see some of those ideas in real rental spaces... typical rental home. Id love to see some more real-world decor photos. All of these... it for rental more often if it was decorated, they had a Platinum, Gold, Silver rating..."
My Houzz: Quirky Art and Oddities Intrigue in an Ohio Rental
What do skulls, colorful decals, fabric art and insects have in common? They make for an unforgettably artistic family home
"Ohio, rental house could not stop artists Jose and Danielle Herrera from adding their... are in a rental and don't want to, or cant do anything to their space. This is a PERFECT... designing your rental and completing it, you will see an amazing difference. You'll also... fantastic a rental can be! So fun! I pity the fool who doesn't have a Mr. T piece of art... in the decor? Got major love for this kind of originality, especially in the 419..."
Take Ownership of Your Rental's Green Factor
My Houzz: Feminine Chic Charms in a Chicago Rental
Rosy hues, lively patterns and an ever-expanding art collection bring approachable sophistication to a DIYer's light-filled home
"Chicago rental unit's original architectural details. Kaczmarski, a stylist, writer... of your decorating style. While I think I don't want so much stuff, I seem to never... good decor! I love your place,I had to look at everything,very creative. Love everything... s and decorating ideas. "My advice to other homeowners is, don’t stress over 'finishing'..."
Houzz Tour: Energy and Color Aplenty in a Live-Work Rental
Awash in bright color and happy patterns, this joyous home with an office works beautifully for a designer and her family
My Houzz: High Style and Discount Finds Mix in a San Francisco Rental
With combined styles, an elegant palette and a stellar bay view, this hilltop apartment is a vision of loveliness
"Love the rental. Actually it's pretty unbelievable. Me and my wife live in the same... create in a rental. I thought the paint colours really helped keep a cohesive feel while... It’s a rental and it came painted as it’s shown.... other decor, so our apartment felt unfinished for a long time,” says Stacy.On a side... on this rental. In the distance are San Francisco’s Coit Tower and the Bay Bridge...."
Deliciously Simple: Food Photographer Warms Up a Rental Kitchen
Considering Renting to Vacationers? Read This First
More people are redesigning their homes for the short-term-rental boom. Here are 3 examples — and what to consider before joining in
"short-term-rental boom. Here are 3 examples — and what to consider before joining in... lot of properties, and I’m seeing something interesting: Homeowners are remodeling... vacation rentals in mind. I stumbled across an urban two-flat home where the owner kept... another property locally that we rent yearly. We want to sell the rental property... rental potential or convert existing properties into rentals. I've always wondered..."