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An American Home Shield® home warranty can help protect your budget when major systems and appliances wear out. If we can’t repair your covered item, we’ll replace it.

An award-winning home warranty company, American Home Shield has plans to fit every home and budget in California. The Golden State can lose its luster when you have plumbing problems or appliances that go on the fritz. From Los Angeles to San Diego, San Jose to San Francisco and Fresno to Sacramento, our California home warranty plans can help protect your budget by taking care of the repair or replacement of covered items, regardless of the age, make or model of the item.

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HOW IT WORKS in california

Household breakdowns are hard. When you have American Home Shield, getting the help you need is easy.
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We’re glad you asked.

We cover things homeowners insurance doesn’t.

American Home Shield isn’t insurance. We provide plans for people who have systems and appliances they’d like to keep in working order.

No system or appliance is too old.

You can get protection regardless of the age or appearance of your covered items — no maintenance records or inspection required. Now those breakdowns are our problem, not yours.

Even your satisfaction is covered.

With our 30-day workmanship guarantee, if you have an issue with your completed repair within 30 days of service, we’ll send a contractor back out for free.


The price of a home warranty in California can depend on multiple factors. A few of these factors include; the level of coverage you choose, the square footage of your home, the amount you choose for your Trade Service Call fee, and if you choose any additional coverage. In order to get a better estimate on what you will pay for a home warranty in California, check out our plans.

While having a home warranty in California may not be a requirement, it is a great way to keep your home's systems and appliances protected in case of breakdowns. If you are living in California and are a first-time homebuyer, a long time homeowner, or somewhere in the buying and selling process of your home than a home warranty is one of the best ways to protect you from paying expensive, out-of-pocket costs on home repairs and replacements. 

Yes! If you live in California, an American Home Shield home warranty has you covered. 

If you are living in California a great home warranty option is American Home Shield. American Home Shield offers the most comprehensible coverage when it comes to home warranty plans. It doesnt matter where in California that you live, we have you covered. So whether you live in Los Angeles, Sacramento, San Francisco or anywhere in between, with a home warranty plan from AHS your systems and appliances are protected.

While in many cases American Home Shield Home Warranties cover preexisting conditions, there are instances when you need home repairs immediately. AHS ProConnect offers affordable, upfront pricing and can have a vetted, appliance repair professional at your door in as little as 60 minutes. Here are some popular cities in California:

Anaheim Laguna Beach Long Beach Los Angeles Pasadena
San Diego San Jose Santa Clara Torrance Venice
Berkeley Carlsbad Orange Oxnard Richmond

For a list of all available markets, head to our Home Repair Services page.  *Available in most major markets. Services vary by market.


Here are some average cost ranges to repair or replace typical household items.

A/C Unit

$150 - $3,800

Heating and Ductwork

$105 - $3,625


$200 - $1,500

Water Heater

$240 - $1,200

Repair/replacement cost ranges are the twentieth and eightieth percentile of U.S. costs as reported in A Study of Homeowners' Appliance and Home Systems Service Experiences, a nationwide survey of homeowners conducted in 2019 by ClearVantage for American Home Shield. Further reproduction or use is expressly prohibited.

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