VacationRental.org Unveils First Green Certified Vacation Rental Program.
ASHEVILLE, N.C. -- VacationRental.org (VRO VRO Variable Replacement Operator
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"Just as the hotel and lodging industry has chosen this direction, so must the vacation rental sector," said Shane Owenby, VRO manager. "The hotel industry has moved aggressively to be more green in response to the demands of their guests. Vacation rentals must do likewise."
Properties qualify for the designation if they meet three criteria:
1) A recycling program available for guests, and encouragement of its use.
2) Compact fluorescent bulbs or LED bulbs for lighting wherever possible.
3) Guests must be encouraged to reduce energy use as much as possible by turning off lights and appliances whenever rooms are vacant and by turning off heating and air conditioning air conditioning, mechanical process for controlling the humidity, temperature, cleanliness, and circulation of air in buildings and rooms. Indoor air is conditioned and regulated to maintain the temperature-humidity ratio that is most comfortable and healthful. when doors and windows Doors and Windows is a multimedia disk by the Irish band The Cranberries. Track listing
Individual vacation rental owners are responsible for implementing the standards themselves, and must apply to VRO to receive the designation. The program has benefits beyond helping the planet and cutting utility bills, Owenby said. Certification programs give vacation rental owners a marketing advantage with a demographic that is becoming increasingly desirable.
"VRO's green certification seal will bring more environmentally conscious customers to their vacation rental," Owenby said.
VacationRental.org provides an online directory for rental properties in the United States United States, officially United States of America, republic (2005 est. pop. 295,734,000), 3,539,227 sq mi (9,166,598 sq km), North America. The United States is the world's third largest country in population and the fourth largest country in area. , Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean Islands. The website's ubiquitous online presence includes Top Rankings in Google for searches such as "Luxury Vacation Rental." The company has also developed a reputation for superior lodging through its Standards of Quality.
For more information regarding VacationRental.org's Green Certified Vacation Rental program, visit http://www.vacationrental.org, call Shane Owenby at 828-221-2122 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.