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The best home warranty in Texas

Home Warranties Starting As Low As

$39.99
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.

Protect your major appliances and keep your home running smoothly with the best home warranty in Texas. When things break down through normal wear and tear, an American Home Shield® home warranty covers repair or replace your covered items, stress-free.

The Lone Star State can lose its sparkle when appliances and systems in your home go on the fritz. Home warranty companies in Texas can save your wallet and your sanity by repairing or replacing covered items regardless of the age, make, or model of the item. As America's best home warranty company, American Home Shield gives homeowners all across the state of Texas complete peace of mind.

Planning on moving? For information regarding our Real Estate Home Warranty Packages, please contact 1.833.706.2875.

COMPARE AMERICAN HOME SHIELD PLANS

Find a plan that's right for you. We're super flexible

ShieldSilver™

Helps protect parts of 14 major systems that keep your home running.
Heating and Air Conditioning Systems
Electrical Systems
Plumbing Systems
Discounted Home Maintenance Services**
Up to $5,000 for Heating and Air Conditioning Systems
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ShieldGold™

Covers everything in ShieldSilver, plus 9 more appliances that you use every day.
Heating and Air Conditioning Systems
Electrical Systems
Plumbing Systems
Discounted Home Maintenance Services**
Up to $5,000 for Heating and Air Conditioning Systems
Kitchen Appliances
Laundry Appliances
Up to $2,000 per appliance for repair or replacement
Best Coverage

ShieldPlatinum™

Covers everything in ShieldGold, plus roof leaks and more.
Heating and Air Conditioning Systems
Electrical Systems
Plumbing Systems
Discounted Home Maintenance Services**
Up to $5,000 for Heating and Air Conditioning Systems
Kitchen Appliances
Laundry Appliances
Up to $4,000 per appliance for repair or replacement
Roof leak repairs (up to $1,000)
Up to $250 in coverage for code violations and permits
FREE HVAC Tune-up**
Unlimited A/C refrigerant
Coverage for code violations and permits

How To use your home warranty

For members who purchased a home warranty for their current home, there is a 30-day activation period before you can start using your plan. If you purchased your warranty through a real estate transaction, your warranty is active at closing.*

*When home sellers add the Seller Coverage Option, their coverage begins immediately. Subject to $1,500 cap for all trades during the listing period; renewable upon review at the discretion of American Home Shield for a 6-month period, up to 12 months. **In some locations, members might have the option of choosing their own contracted Pro.
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WHY AMERICAN HOME SHIELD?

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 Pro back out for free.

The monthly costs of a home warranty in Texas depend on whether you choose a basic plan or comprehensive coverage, the size of your home, the amount you choose for your Trade Service Call Fee, and if you choose any extra coverage. Our home warranties start from $39.95 per month. Find out the cost of home warranties and service fees in Texas by checking out our plans.

Having a home warranty in Texas isn't compulsory, but it's a great way to safeguard your major appliances and your wallet. If you live in Texas and are buying your first home, are an established, homeowner, or are in the buying and selling process, a home warranty is one of the best ways to avoid expensive, out-of-pocket costs on home repairs and replacements. 

Yes! American Home Shield is a Texas home warranty company that has you covered.

A Trade Service Call Fee is the out-of-pocket cost for a trade professional, like a plumber or electrician, to come to your home to provide service. You choose the service fee amount (either $75, $100 or $125, plus sales tax where applicable) when you purchase your plan. Your service fee doesn't pay for any repairs, it is the fee you pay for the contractor's visit to your home.

If you are looking for home warranty companies in Texas, American Home Shield offers the most comprehensive coverage for all the major home systems that you rely on every day. As the best in the home warranty industry, AHS can offer you a level of coverage and service fees to suit your home and budget. Whether you live in Austin, Dallas, Houston or anywhere in between, an AHS Texas home warranty has your systems and appliances covered. 

Texas homeowners usually purchase home warranties from a home warranty provider. This protects essential home systems and appliances. Sometimes real estate agents offer coverage from home warranty companies in Texas to their clients, or a seller might purchase a home warranty as part of the sale of their home.

BREAKDOWNS HAPPEN. THAT’S WHY WE’RE HERE.

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

A/C Unit

$150 - $5,000

Heating and Ductwork

$105 - $6,000

Refrigerator

$200 - $1,700

Water Heater

$240 - $1,500

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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