CBIZ INNKEEPERS INSURANCE BLOG

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

Disinfecting Your Inn’s Kitchen & Other Surfaces

  • 19 September 2023
  • Author: Ward, Hayden
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Disinfecting Your Inn’s Kitchen & Other Surfaces

Disinfecting the kitchen and other surfaces is crucial to help reduce risks and stop the spread of contamination. Don’t let nasty fluids find their way onto cooking tools or into your meals.

Cutting Costs at Your Inn by Going Smoke-free

  • 29 August 2023
  • Author: Ward, Hayden
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Cutting Costs at Your Inn by Going Smoke-free

Did you know that making your inn smoke-free can help you save money? Going smoke-free at your inn protects your employees’ health, improves productivity, reduces insurance premiums, lowers maintenance expenses, reduces absenteeism and can even make customers happier. It often makes good business sense to run a smoke-free establishment, no matter what local laws mandate.

Innkeeper Insights: Safely Cleaning Up Bodily Fluids

  • 1 August 2023
  • Author: Ward, Hayden
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Innkeeper Insights: Safely Cleaning Up Bodily Fluids

Though you may not expect to encounter blood or other bodily fluids while working at a bed and breakfast or inn, sometimes the atmosphere can bring on unusual behavior — fights, public urination or vomiting from excessive intoxication, etc.

Don’t Let Your Inn Be Dampened by Mold

  • 30 March 2023
  • Author: Ward, Hayden
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Don’t Let Your Inn Be Dampened by Mold

Mold not only damages your property, but it can also cause serious health complications after long-term exposure. Not to mention, mold can slow your business down and even result in lawsuits. Use these prevention tips to keep mold out of your inn.

How to Bring Holiday Cheer to Your Inn

  • 15 December 2021
  • Author: Ward, Hayden
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How to Bring Holiday Cheer to Your Inn

There is no better time than the holidays to go the extra mile for your guests. Leave them wanting to come back every year to experience the magic of your inn. Capture the spirit of the season and bring joy to your bed and breakfast with these ideas.

5 Steps to Prepare Your Inn for Fall

  • 19 October 2021
  • Author: Ward, Hayden
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5 Steps to Prepare Your Inn for Fall

Fall is officially here and the hustle and bustle of the holiday season is just around the corner. It’s time to prepare for those travelers who are looking for an end-of-year break or a seasonal festival. It’s the season for families and friends to spend time together away from everyday life or for those wanting to schedule an adventure to take advantage of time off. Keep reading for 5 steps to prepare your bed and breakfast to make your property the pick of the patch. 

Saving Green by Going Green

  • 21 April 2021
  • Author: Ward, Hayden
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Saving Green by Going Green

Eco-friendly and sustainability are common terms used on packaging when purchasing goods such as appliances, air-conditioning units, wood materials, and even fabrics. Often, they are associated with saving money. The ever-changing climate has created a desire for a more conscientious lifestyle. Take a look around your Inn and see where you can save money, protect the earth’s resources, and potentially reduce your risks. Celebrate Earth Day, by going green using these simple 12 tips.

Bed & Breakfast Trends for 2021

  • 31 March 2021
  • Author: Ward, Hayden
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Bed & Breakfast Trends for 2021

With most of corporate America continuing to having to work remotely, there has been a new craving for travel and working on “vacation” which has opened a plethora of opportunities for the Bed & Breakfast industry. Simply introducing more operational technology in your Inn, offering creative packages, or being more flexible with your bookings, could increase your business earnings exponentially. The trends for 2021 are focused on safety and the “new” business traveler.

Deck the Halls: Bring Joy to Your Inn

  • 9 December 2020
  • Author: Ward, Hayden
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Deck the Halls: Bring Joy to Your Inn

Deck the halls for the holidays and welcome your Bed & Breakfast guests with more than seasonal decor and a few twinkling lights. Bring added joy and peace of mind to your Inn knowing you are prepared. Capture the spirit of the season, and welcome your guests by providing a memorable trip that will be cherished all year long. 

Bed & Breakfast Cleaning Amid COVID-19

  • 13 August 2020
  • Author: Ward, Hayden
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Bed & Breakfast Cleaning Amid COVID-19

As the travel industry begins to reintroduce itself into the new normal, stringent cleaning measures will not only be vital to the health and safety of your guests but will also be a key factor in your inn’s success. A fundamental component is ensuring guests’ trust that the property has been properly disinfected and cleaned. Here’s a deeper look into the new cleaning protocols and initiatives designed as a guide to ensure guest safety and peace of mind during their stay.   

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