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Solid business relationships are built on a foundation of trust. At Schauer Group, we realize it is the trust clients put in us that makes us a leader in the surety industry, enabling us to provide a range of surety options to safeguard your interests.

Our professional surety team connects you with national, regional and specialty surety companies. Based on your business goals and objectives, we use our experience and surety market relationships to develop a competitive surety program for your specific needs, across all industries.

In contract surety, a strong and stable program is critical. Our job is work closely with your key corporate advisors to obtain the right surety line for your business, keeping surety costs low and offering a quick turnaround when you need it most.

Schauer Group demonstrates the benefits of being your surety partner through representation that fosters communication and trust between you and the surety company. We provide the peace of mind of knowing the surety program is secure and responsive to your needs.

At Schauer Group, we bring our risk management process to bear for the construction industry’s surety and business insurance needs, delivering the most honest, expert and principled guidance because only Schauer serves as a true extension of your leadership team.

Our team of surety and bonding experts is active in Associated Builders & ContractorsBuilders ExchangeOhio Contractors AssociationSubcontractors Association of Northeast OhioSurety Association of Ohio.

Schauer Group Surety Expertise

We have the experience, knowledge and support to help you with all bonds, including:

  • Bid bonds
  • Bid guaranty bonds
  • Contract bonds
  • License & Permit Bonds
  • Maintenance bonds
  • Mechanics Lien Bonds
  • Performance bonds
  • Probate Bonds
  • Supply bonds

Schauer Surety & Bond Services

A surety relationship with Schauer Group includes the following services:

  • Financial review, including analysis of financial statements
  • Bond form review and contract review
  • Establish/maintain surety program
  • Work-in-progress analysis
  • Job site visits
  • Surety claim support/advocacy
  • Construction legislation review
  • Premium/fee analysis
  • Strategies for maximizing surety credit
  • Assistance and recommendations for selecting professional service professionals, including attorneys, CPAs and lending professionals.