Category: Inn Keeping Consulting

Are you pet friendly, ideas!

Traveling with your pet Pet-friendly travel has changed so much over the years! We can speak from experience of the days when pet friendly rooms were NOT top notch and very expensive! Current trends now have many upscale inns and bed and breakfasts offering luxurious lodging, top-notch amenities for the humans and delicious dog treats […]

The rebirth of hospitality

Covid has hit us all very hard particularly those in small businesses such as the Bed and Breakfast Hospitality Industry. January for many is about planning and thinking about the future. It’s a time of rebirth, making New Year’s resolutions and taking steps to add new routines to better our lives and to make a […]

10 tips in choosing the perfect paint colors for your property

Paint that inspires the feeling you want to evoke Choosing the right paint colors has the power to transform your property! Whether you have a modern chic inn, historical B&B architecture, minimalism or our favorite ’boutiquey style” -we have some easy tips for you to follow. We have painted dozens of rooms in our tenure […]

Should InnKeepers go on Diets?

OK- let’s talk honestly about retirement- which we just did after 17 years of inn keeping! Byron and I are having a blast in North Carolina renovating our home and meeting really sweet retired neighbors. Funny how we chose a neighborhood that is mostly retired, relaxed and really friendly folks. Even during the epidemic we […]

Decorating your Inn during Covid

Decorating homes and inns has been my passion for the past 30 years. I love that something so simple as changing a paint color and updating fabrics can transform an entire room. These past six months I have had the pleasure of decorating and remodeling our retirement home that is located in the mountains of […]