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Sevier County Structure Status

For the latest wildfire updates, a Sevier County Structure Status Map has been created.  This map has current status information for homes and buildings affected by the wildfires. This interactive map is being continually updated as new information is received. Please note, if you do not find a status on the property you are searching for this indicates that the property is either intact or the status in unknown.

The map is also color coordinated. Here’s what the colored markers mean:

    Green means the structure is affected
    Yellow means the structure has minor damage
    Orange means the structure has major
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How to Prepare your Cabin for Summer

How to Prepare your Cabin for SummerThe countdown to summer has officially begun! With less than a month until summer is in full swing, it’s time to get your summer gear ready and enjoy all of the season’s festivities. As many Tennessee residents know, summer is an extremely popular tourist season due to lush landscape and the long list of great outdoor activities available. Protecting your assets for the season with Tennessee Cabin Insurance can help reduce added risks to hosting your guests. With that said, let’s take a look at some important tips for cleaning and preparing your summer cabin.

Monitoring– Walking around your …

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Sevier County Hospitality Sector Seeks Sports Tourism

Sevier County Hospitality Sector Seeks Sports TourismLook out Dollywood, there’s a new game in East Tennessee and the competition is quickly heating up. For years East Tennessee has been known as a vacation destination for families looking to enjoy the great outdoors in the Great Smoky Mountains, relax in a cabin, enjoy a show at a local theater or visit an amusement park, but in recent years Sevier County has been working hard to attract a different demographic: athletes and sports fans.

Sports tourism has become one of the fastest growing hospitality sectors. According to the National Association of Sports Commissions, sports tourism travel is a …

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Tips for Marketing Your Sevier County Vacation Rental

Tips for Marketing Your Sevier County Vacation RentalTodays vacationers and travelers have countless options when it comes to choosing a place to stay, which makes it even more difficult to differentiate your vacation rental from the crowd. When it comes to promoting and listing your property as a vacation rental, there are many different methods to choose from. It is important to understand your options and the benefits each strategy can provide before choosing a strategy that fits your needs and goals. Here are a few common strategies for marketing your Tennessee vacation rental.

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Cocke County Hotel Insurance: Guest Conflict Resolution Part 2

Cocke County Hotel Insurance: Guest Conflict Resolution Part 2
Cocke County Hotel Insurance: Guest Conflict Resolution Part 2

As previously discussed in the first Part 1 of this post, conflict management is a huge part of customer service, especially in the hospitality industry. Handling guest complaints and dilemmas is a constant struggle, but breaking down an interaction with an unhappy guest can provide insight about how hotel employees and managers can best respond in unpleasant situations.

When customers bring concern to the attention of a hotel staff member, it is typically because they are emotionally invested in the issue at hand, and when emotions run high a simple conflict …

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Cocke County Hotel Insurance: Guest Conflict Resolution part 1

Cocke County Hotel Insurance: Guest Conflict Resolution part 1
Cocke County Hotel Insurance: Guest Conflict Resolution part 1

Hotels by nature are heavily reliant on the experiences of the customers. Marketing campaigns cater to the needs and desires of travelers through enticements of relaxation, recreation, romance and more, but without proper execution hotel managers cannot hope to maintain a positive public image. Few industries are more heavily reliant on the complete customer experience. While retailers offers tangible goods for their clients to enjoy or take issue with, the commodities offered by the hotel industry are almost entirely based on the perception and subjectivity of the consumer. The grounds may …

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Cocke County Golf Course Insurance: Fixing Drainage Issues

Cocke County Golf Course Insurance: Fixing Drainage Issues: Fixing Drainage Issues Cocke County Golf Course Insurance: Fixing Drainage Issues

Water can be a huge problem on a golf course, for golfers and groundskeepers. While a strategically placed water hazard brings welcome challenge and beauty to a golf course, unwanted waster pooling and retention can cause a myriad of problems for green-keepers. One of the most common reasons for unwanted water retention on a golf course is poor drainage.

Soggy terrain and poor drainage can not only present problems for golfers trudging through an overly saturated terrain, but these conditions can be devastating to the stability and longevity of …

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Sevier County Golf Course Insurance: Keeping Sloping Greens

Sevier County Golf Course Insurance: Keeping Sloping Greens Sevier County Golf Course Insurance Keeping Sloping Greens

Golf course maintenance is a constant battle and one of the biggest problems most grounds managers face are slopes. Just about any maintenance function is more difficult on a sloping terrain; however slopes are often invaluable features for both aesthetics and functionality of a golf course. While gradual slopes can be a huge asset, to help keep water away from buildings while still allowing adequate water absorption into the soil, steep inclines and valleys can create unideal and even hazardous conditions.

Grounds Magazine, an industry publication for golf course and greens …

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Sevier County Municipality Insurance: Educating Young Drivers

Sevier County Municipality Insurance: Educating Young Drivers

Sevier County Municipality Insurance Educating Young Drivers

In an effort to improve the driving abilities and overall safety of younger drivers, the Sevierville Police Department (SPD) is gearing up for their fifth annual Collision Avoidance Training for Young Drivers Seminar. The SPD is offering the training to drivers between the ages of 16 and 20 years old who already possess a valid driver’s license, have access to their own vehicle and current Sevierville auto insurance. This opportunity was designed to create a safe learning space for inexperienced drivers to make mistakes and learn from the experience of more experienced …

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The Role of Sevier County Property Insurance When a Tornado Hits

The Role of Sevier County Property Insurance When a Tornado Hits
Sevier County Property Insurance Offers Tornado Assistance

Eleven tornadoes reportedly ravaged through Iowa over the Fourth of July weekend, leaving a path of property damage and fallen foliage in their wake. On average over a thousand tornadoes touchdown on American soil each year in the central and southern-central regions of the nation. Roughly between 5 and 15 tornadoes touchdown across the state of Tennessee during a typical year and dozens of watches are issued. As a Tennessee property owner the threat of a tornado comes with added concerns for not only your personal property holdings but …

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