Category Archives: HMO

What Furniture Should I Provide in an HMO?

Backpack next to a bed

While it isn’t the responsibility of the property manager or landlord to provide every single item in a house of multiple occupation (HMO), furnishing your HMO to a reasonable standard can attract more tenants and help you stand out in a competitive market. Whether it’s your first HMO or you’re simply refreshing the décor, you’re […]

Temporary Curtains vs Temporary Blinds: What’s the Best Solution?

Blinds

Whether you manage a house of multiple occupation (HMO) or you’re currently living in rented accommodation, you’ll know the struggle when it comes to choosing appropriate temporary window dressings. In these types of properties, you’ll often have to replace items on a regular basis, meaning it can soon become a costly and tiresome job. With […]

What Type of Bedding Is Best for Hostels?

Hostel

Setting up a hostel can be a stressful time, especially when it comes to kitting out your rooms and dormitories. Don’t worry. With wholesale bedding you can buy in bulk, allowing you to get high-quality sheets at an affordable price. The only question is which kind you need. Read on to find out exactly what […]

Curtains or Blinds: Which is Best for an HMO?

Curtains in an apartment

As a landlord or property manager, you’re responsible for several people’s accommodation. That’s the case even more so with a house of multiple occupation (HMO). Whether it’s a block of flats, shared house or halls of residence, your HMO should be a place that people are happy to call home, but also somewhere you can […]

How to Furnish Uni Rooms on a Budget

Student bedroom

There are countless guides online for students looking to furnish their rooms on a budget. But what about the HMO managers furnishing those rooms before students arrive? From curtains in the bedrooms to cushions in the communal areas, there is far more to think about than you first realise. The good news is it doesn’t […]