CBIZ INNKEEPERS INSURANCE BLOG

Insights and tips on how to protect your inn or bed & breakfast, giving you and your guests peace of mind.

The Snowball Effect of An Abominable Snowman at An Inn

  • 19 December 2022
  • Author: Ward, Hayden
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The Snowball Effect of An Abominable Snowman at An Inn

Imagine booking a guest with manners and characteristics of a gigantic-furred yeti. It’s exactly what claims professionals fear most; the abominable snowman creature aimlessly wandering about with no clear objective and little consideration for the care of your inn.

How To Properly De-Ice Your Inn

  • 12 December 2022
  • Author: Ward, Hayden
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How To Properly De-Ice Your Inn

Keeping outdoor walking surfaces clear of ice in the winter is a crucial practice at many inns. Not only does ice removal offer aesthetic benefits, but it can also help keep you, your coworkers and your guests protected from the risk of slips and trips on-site.

Protect Your Inn from Freezing Pipes

  • 8 December 2022
  • Author: Ward, Hayden
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Protect Your Inn from Freezing Pipes

Frozen water pipes can be a major concern for inns during cooler months. Pipes that are exposed to extreme cold can burst when water expands; this includes outdoor hose bibs, water sprinkler lines and water supply pipes in basements, attics and garages. That’s why it’s essential that your bed and breakfast’s pipes are adequately protected when temperatures drop.

Going with The Snow —Tips to Winterize Your Inn

  • 16 November 2022
  • Author: Ward, Hayden
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Going with The Snow —Tips to Winterize Your Inn

Nature is unpredictable, so don’t wait to prepare your inn for the harshest season. Fortunately, simple inspections and improvements to your bed and breakfast property can prevent costly winter-related insurance claims.

Must Read Fireplace Safety Tips for Your Inn

  • 11 November 2022
  • Author: Ward, Hayden
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Must Read Fireplace Safety Tips for Your Inn

To combat the risk of fire or inhalation of dangerous carbon monoxide (CO) gas, it’s important for you to make chimney care part of your inn’s maintenance plan. Performing simple safety practices and maintenance on your fireplace can help keep it in good condition, ensuring your guests and property stay safe.

How to Navigate Your Bed & Breakfast's Customer Reviews

  • 7 November 2022
  • Author: Ward, Hayden
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How to Navigate Your Bed & Breakfast's Customer Reviews

All feedback, whether positive, constructive or negative, is beneficial. Reviews provide you with a better idea of what guests enjoyed versus what needs improvement. When navigating the world of reviews for your business, keep these tips in mind.

Increase Your Inn's Bookings with Google Hotel Ads

  • 1 November 2022
  • Author: Ward, Hayden
  • Number of views: 215
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Increase Your Inn's Bookings with Google Hotel Ads

Recent data reveals that there are at least 8.5 billion Google searches per day! Considering that insane amount of traffic, bed and breakfast owners may want to consider using Google Hotel Ads to connect with more potential guests and increase bookings.

Reduce Your Chances of Getting Ghosted By Potential Guests

  • 24 October 2022
  • Author: Ward, Hayden
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Reduce Your Chances of Getting Ghosted By Potential Guests

Have you ever experienced a potential guest who sounded extremely interested in staying at your accommodation, asks a ton of questions and then disappears? You may have even reached out after the radio silence and still nothing. Simply put—you’ve been ghosted.

What to Know About Insuring a Fixer-Upper Property

  • 1 September 2022
  • Author: Ward, Hayden
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What to Know About Insuring a Fixer-Upper Property

Whether your budget is large or small, you’re adding not only value but also risk. To ensure your fixer-upper project goes smoothly and you have the coverage you need, here’s what you need to know.

Need to File a Claim for Your Inn? Here’s How!

  • 19 August 2022
  • Author: Ward, Hayden
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Need to File a Claim for Your Inn? Here’s How!

Many people are distressed when they file an innkeeper insurance claim given that these claims typically follow a devastating event such as a property fire, disastrous weather or a guest injury. To help you file a claim with ease, we’ve compiled some useful information to make the best of this trying experience.

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