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Tips for hoteliers to make the most of the holiday season. With Thanksgiving come and gone, you are free to devote yourself to the winter holidays.  As a hotelier, there are many things that you can do to inject holiday spirit into your property.  Here are some of the suggestions that you should try at…

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Reviewing the top construction trends in 2019. This year, the construction industry has integrated new technologies and ideas that have changed how most people look at construction.  Here are some of the major trends that have changed how construction projects are planned, designed, and executed. Green Construction As concern for the environment grows, so has…

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How you can optimize your hotel renovation project to save money and improve quality. Value engineering refers to building projects that cut costs without compromising quality.  Value engineering is not just about saving money; rather, it’s about considering the project’s goals and finding cost-effective ways to achieve them.  When properly managed, the value-engineering process can…

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How you can manage guest expectations during your hotel renovation. If your hotel is undergoing repairs, then you may wish to hide it out of fear that it will affect your bookings.  However, if guests find themselves in the midst of a construction site, they will be sure to share their complaints online.  Usually, this…

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Understanding your hotel financing options. As the economy expands, the hospitality sector is remaining stable and lucrative for investors.  With the market thriving, now is an excellent time to secure financing for your hotel.  However, lenders are incredibly selective when it comes to hotel underwriting, so it’s important that investors explore various financing options.  Here…

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What to keep in mind when renovating historic hotels. When renovating a historic hotel, you are riding a fine line between creating a modern hotel experience while maintaining the appeal of the original space.  Because you must strike a balance, it’s important that these projects are well-planned and effectively managed.  Consider the following when managing…

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Consider these tips to control costs on your new hotel project. If you are embarking on a ground-up hotel construction project, then it’s important to stay on top of all the complications and moving parts.  One important aspect of managing such building projects is optimizing construction costs.  Here are some of the money management tips…

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Don’t let a hurricane catch you by surprise. With the recent uptick in hurricanes and tropical storms, it’s important that you anticipate these types of emergencies at your place of business.  By adequately preparing your building and staff for hurricane risks, you can prevent severe damages and injuries.  Here are some of the hurricane preparedness…

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Tips to keep your hotel pest-free. While hotels are quick to respond when pests infiltrate their property, many fail to take preventative measures.  However, there are several things that you can do to keep pests from ever making their way into your hotel.  Here are some of the tips that you should try to keep…

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Learn about some of the green hotel practices that are having lasting impacts. Recently, the Urban Land Institute in Washington, D.C. released a report on sustainability in the hospitality industry.  Specifically, the report looked at how hotels were implementing eco-friendly operating and construction practices.  The report showed that hotels who implemented sustainability practices saw immediate…

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