Home Warranties

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Best Home Appliance Insurance
We researched home appliance insurance options, and compared them based on the number of appliances covered, optional features, and payout limits.
What to Do When Your Home Warranty Claim Is Denied
So you need to repair a major home system or appliance, but your claim for service has been denied. Now what? While some may choose to give up and hire a contractor themselves, determined homeowners will know they have the legal...
Should You Renew Your Home Warranty?
If you’re new homeowner, it’s possible you already have a home warranty, whether it was included in your home’s purchase price or because you paid for it yourself. If your home warranty is about to expire, it’s time to decide whether...
Average Appliance Repair Costs
When an appliance is properly maintained, it can last for several years without any issues, even in adverse conditions, such as proximity to the ocean, which can accelerate rust. However, every machine or system does have a lifespan of usefulness, and...
How to Cancel a Home Warranty Policy
Major home appliances and systems are invariably costly to fix, and a home warranty theoretically provides peace of mind by covering essential repairs for conditions that aren’t pre-existing. In many cases, however, people attempting to use their warranty experience only frustration,...
What Home Warranties Do and Do Not Cover
What Is a Home Warranty? A home warranty is a service contract that will help repair or replace systems and appliances in your home. It is meant to protect homeowners from unexpectedly high costs resulting from sudden failures. When taking out...
2 Years Into Home Warranties: What We've Learned
An Industry Fraught With Controversy The OK, the BAD, and the UGLY   Out of all the industries we cover, we far and away receive the most feedback regarding home warranties... and this feedback is rarely tepid. There is not much...
Our Take on Home Warranties: Read the Fine Print!
Last summer, at the height of the season, Oscar Montez and his family were enjoying a beautiful afternoon splashing around in the backyard pool of their South Jersey home when they heard a harsh knocking sound from the side of their...