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Vacation Rental Management – Perfect Bathrooms

By Alanna Shroeder Here’s another of an exclusive series of videos made by Alanna Shroeder of The Distinguished Guest for Rent More Weeks. In this short video Alanna shows you how to add some lovely touches to your bathrooms. Many owners and managers think that they already do this perfectly well but by introducing a few extra details you can raise the bar and hit hotel standards and beyond. After all, guests...
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Vacation Rental Management – Perfect towels

By Alanna Shroeder Here’s another of an exclusive series of videos made by Alanna Shroeder of The Distinguished Guest for Rent More Weeks. In this short video Alanna shows you how to fold towels perfectly. Many owners and managers think that they already fold towels perfectly well but by introducing a few extra touches you can raise the bar an hit hotel standards and beyond. After all, guests appreciate the...
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Vacation Rental Management – Making The Perfect Bed

By Alanna Shroeder Here’s the first of an exclusive series of videos made by Alanna Shroeder of The Distinguished Guest for Rent More Weeks. In this short video Alanna shows you how to make the perfect bed. Many owners and managers think that they already make beds perfectly well but by introducing a few extra touches you can raise the bar an hit hotel standards and beyond. After all, guests...
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Vacation Rental Management – Bedding

By Alanna Schroeder How often are you replacing your linens? Hotels are making replacements annually! I look at it as an occupancy calculation. If you are 100% occupied then replace them once a year. If you are 50% occupied then replace them once every two years. You get the math! Alanna Schroeder-Millar is founder of thedistinguishedguest.com/ and owner of princevillevacationrental.com – She is a regular contributor to rentmoreweeks
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Vacation Rental Management – Insurance

By Alanna Schroeder Are you covered? Is your vacation rental homeowners insurance super inexpensive? Maybe to good to be true. Do you really have a VACATION RENTAL insurance policy? It may be wise to double check with your insurance carrier today. Don’t forget to ask about special requirements for vacation rental properties. You may be required to have the following – Dead Bolt, Fire Extinguisher, Smoke Detector and Carbon Monitor....
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Vacation Rental Management – Managing Supplies

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Vacation Rental Management – Pro Tips

Consider towels and sheets that are a cotton/polyester blend. Most hotels use this type of sheeting. Your guests will never know and the bonus is that they launder quick and wrinkle less! Oh happy days! Posted by Alanna Schroeder-Millar of thedistinguishedguest.com Alanna Schroeder-Millar is founder of thedistinguishedguest.com/ and owner of princevillevacationrental.com – She is a regular contributor to rentmoreweeks #vacationrentalmanagement #vacationrentalhotelification #holidayrentalhotelification #vacationrentalmarketing #vacationrentalstyling #hotelification
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You too can make a perfect bed

Alanna is back and this time she’s making the perfect bed. Now I can hear some of you saying that you already make a pretty good bed but you are never too old to learn a new trick or two. The secret here is the feather bed – That’s like a down duvet that goes on top of the mattress. This takes your bedding to new heights and your guest...
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Vacation Rental Management

How well stocked is your kitchen? Guests love vacation rental properties because they can cook a meal. If you are NOT getting 5-Star reviews commenting on your well stocked kitchen then you need to check out this post! http://bit.ly/1BCfMDF Posted by out vacation rental managenent expert, Alanna Schroeder-Millar of thedistinguishedguest.com #vacationrentalmanagement #vacationrentals #vacationrentalkitchens #5starreviews
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Vacation Rental Management

Vacation Rental Management Constant communication If you want the cleanest vacation rental in town you need to keep in constant communication with your cleaners. Like any working relationship this one needs to be managed! Do not underestimate the importance of constant communication. Over time your cleaners will improve based on your expectations. Posted by Alanna Schroeder-Millar of thedistinguishedguest.com #vacationrentalmanagement #vacationrental #management #cleaning
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