How To Furnish A Short-Term Rental Remotely

Furnishing a short-term rental from out of state can be done in a day!

You just closed on your first (or third) income property and you’re getting the keys in a few weeks. Congrats! You must be excited but also nervous about getting it rental-ready and listed on Airbnb or VRBO. You’ve got Pinterest plus a million other tabs open and your browser history mainly consists of “design ideas for Airbnb”. It’s all sinking in and you’re beginning to realize that sourcing the right pieces for your Airbnb or short-term rental is a lot more work than you expected, so here you are on this blog. Hello there! You’ve landed on Furnishr – the most turnkey way to furnish any home. We are happy you’re here.

Every property is unique in size, finishes and location. Creating the best ‘guest experience’ requires some design expertise.  Collaborating with a designer can be seriously valuable for anyone looking to furnish their short-term rental property. Especially when you need to furnish the short-term rental property remotely, having digital designers and boots on the ground to install everything will simplify your life. At Furnishr, we have a team of designers who bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to help you create a welcoming and comfortable vacation home for your guests. We have worked with thousands of customers who need to furnish a short-term rental property from long distance. After all, this property is a vacation home for them as well.

Why do rental property owners come to us?


Furnishing Expertise

As designers, we are experts in creating warm and inviting spaces. We have a deep understanding of how to use design principles including colour theory, material selection and lighting plans to create a visually appealing space. Not to mention we are also experts in many different design styles and can help you choose the right pieces to make your short-term rental property look and feel how you envision it.


Increased Rental Income

A well-designed vacation home will not only be more attractive to potential guests, but it will also command higher rental rates. By collaborating with designers, you’re sure to get the best return on your investment.


Competitive Advantage

We’ve done the research so you don’t have to. We offer competitive analysis to ensure that your Airbnb/VRBO listing stands out from others in the area as well as appeals to the style of your customers and of them home.


Access To High-Quality Durable Products

Our team has access to a wide variety of high-quality and durable products that are affordable – many of which are not available to the general public. When we are sourcing, we keep in mind which pieces of furniture will get more daily use than others. We always select and encourage you to go with items we know to be highly durable and able to perform over the years. 


Digital-First Experience

Many homeowners live out of state or miles away from their property. Being able to furnish your short-term rental remotely is an important value we bring to our customers. Our design consultations are done virtually so you know our design vision for your space. Our digital design proposal is self-explanatory with detailed product images, descriptions and layout on your 2D floor plan. Furnishing a home from afar is no longer can be this easy. 


Space Planning

We are able to help you make the most of your space, no matter what size or shape it is. Using your photos and floor plans, we create a layout that is functional and aesthetically pleasing. In this process, we consider the flow of the space, making sure that it is easy for guests to navigate.


Budget Management

We have a detailed understanding of the costs associated with different furniture and accessories and can help you find the right balance between cost and quality. Rest assured, you can be confident that your money is being spent wisely, and that your short-term rental vacation home will look its best without breaking the bank.


Time Saving

Designers can save you a significant amount of time and effort. We will handle the sourcing and purchasing of all the items you need, so you can focus on other aspects of your Airbnb/VRBO rental business.

Furnish A Short-Term Rental Remotely

with experts in furnishing

Collaborating with a designer for your short-term rental vacation home can bring considerable benefits. We are always happy to bring our expertise and experience to your design project by helping with space planning and budget management, offering access to high-quality and durable products, all while maintaining an eagle eye for detail that can save you time and increase your Airbnb/VRBO rental income. If you want your rental space to be the best it can be, let us do it for you, so you don’t have to.


Furnishr is on a mission to make furnishing easy. We will create bespoke design packages that fit your style, your space and your budget. Just choose a design, and we will set up every product in your home in single day.

Submit a design request to get started.


We work with customers in the USA and Canada. We are proud of every project we furnish.

Your designer will work with you one-on-one to personalize your package.