10 Ideas to Click Inviting Pictures of Your Vacation Home

The crisp, elegant look of your house will catch the fancy of potential renters. A modest attempt is made herein to explore the top 10 ways to improve your rental photos to enhance the appeal of your property and motivate prospects to rent it.

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10 Ideas To Click Efficient Pictures Of Your Vacation Home To Attract Travelers


1. Confer Your Home Décor a Character of its Own

Smarten up your house for optimum aesthetic value. Make your rooms be dressed in a fluid and trim look that will brighten up the spirits of renters. All surfaces are to be dusted off, de-cluttered, curtains and blinds to be straightened and general ambience of the house is to be spruced up.

2. Edging the Driveway

A sleek look can be scored by embellishing the driveway with a border. Paint the wearisome look of asphalt with a vivacious look through the plushness of color, decorative art and textures. Removing grass swatches alongside the driveway proportionate to the edging width and then digging down by a few inches to have the edge placed on top of sand base will bestow a glittering look that will help you click heart winning pictures.

3. Carry out a Visually Appealing Makeover

Furniture tends to occupy the most floor space in a room. The exotic arrangement of them at strategic angles or bunching them in theme based groups will delight the senses of the onlookers. It will also reflect upon your class and taste.

4. Renovate the Hardware

The trappings of a model apartment should not be off-putting and sterile. Add a hint of creativity in every aspect of your home. Replace the outdated lock and handle of the front door, substitute rusty fixtures with captivating pieces and install decorative showpieces. Such accents induce subtle enhancements that redefine the home’s ambience.

5. Emblazon the Walls with Warm Tones

Bright shades enliven pictures and invigorate the imagination of renters. Sophisticated hues in alluring accents would cheer up the living space and complement the room’s design. Additional decorations in the form of books, pillows etc. would heighten the overall experience.

6. Install New Flooring in Place of Shabby One

Floor should provide utmost walking comfort to renters. Installing new carpets, linoleum, tiles or refurbishing hardwood floors would exude a strong charm. Neutral color should be preferred over overpowering shades.

7. Setting the Table

Dining tables can be an eyesore if not set in an inviting manner. Dishes with elegant embroidery on them, sheen silverware, decorative napkins and beautiful cups will elicit effusive appreciation from renters. The emptiness of bowls can be made up by adding sand. The objective is to stimulate the fanciful thoughts of prospects viewing the picture and carry their imagination to the realms of a classy life.

8. Insert Seamlessness in Your Apartment

Snaps tend to capture 3D rooms in 2D space. This can disturb the appeal of your lively rooms. Different angles should be tried to arrive at the perfect pose which will maintain the fluidity of the living space and allow the real picture to come across with renters.

9. Enhance the Interior Landscaping by Blending with Nature

Fresh flowers, bowls of fruits are to be placed at strategic locations to make the room photogenic. The natural inputs will inject a fresh lease of life in rooms.

10. Replace the Dull Lights with Higher Wattage and Cool Tinted ones

Overwhelm the rooms with the coolness of lights so that they can serve as the perfect retreat after a hectic day at work. The lights will unleash the creative genius in you and make you extra productive.

Conveying the right impression through strategically clicked house photos is essential to garner a favorable response to enhance Your vacation rental bookings with attractive high quality pictures.

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  • These are helpful ideas to support the vacation rental owner; because Presentation of a Vacation Rental in Photos is at least 75% of why people book! If you can’t afford professional architectural photography (ideal scenario), its a great idea when taking interior photos to stand up on a ladder, and also turn the lamps or fireplaces on. This makes for a warm feeling in the photos. And to distinguish your vacation rental from others with a VRTG gold seal be sure and look into getting listed in the The Vacation Rental Travel Guide.

  • Thanks for these helpful tips. I surely put it into good use.

    By the way I work for a home vacation rental and please see and like our property photos in our official page.

  • This is a very helpful article and loved reading it. As a VR owner, owner of the VR photography company and owner/partner of a market research and customer insight technology platform for VR owners and managers you can probably see I’m trying to assist several ways to help maximize online exposure to ones properties.

    There are a lot of other cool facts here – VR Phot Stats

    But what happens when you have all your pictures and your ready to build you listing? Usually there’s a handful of questions looming in your head like:

    Which bedroom look more enticing
    Would you visit this destination and why?
    What words best describe this travel destination?
    Which of these two property descriptions would you click first?
    Which apartment perspective makes you more want to rent?
    Which vacation property would you choose first?
    Which photo should I use as my primary listing image?
    Which thumbnail should be ‘first’ on my vacation rental for online advertising?
    Should I showcase the front or back of my home for my vacation rental listing?
    Which photo should I use to increase the bookings of my vacation rental?
    Which summary or listing title should I use to rent my vacation home?
    Should I post a night or a day photo of our pool?
    Which image shows the best curb appeal?

    Allow me to introduce Zipinion

    Zipinion is a brand new technology service that allows vacation rental owners/managers to do something that has never before been possible: take a professional poll from 100 smart consumers on just about any A/B test (image or text) creatively possible. It’s fast, accurate and ridiculously affordable.

    Amazing article with case studies – 100 Honest Opinions About Your Vacation Rental

    We can help and it’s what I always try to do. Thank you for reading and love VacationCluster!

    GM, Zipinion

  • Here are a some great examples – VR Polls

    Let me know if this info helps….It’s a great tool.

    GM, Zipinion

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