Home Water Heaters Warranty Coverage

Home Warranties Explained

Whether you're washing dishes, doing the laundry or taking a shower, hot water is a necessity. When you turn on the faucet and only get ice cold water, you know that there's likely a problem with your water heater. This essential system in your home requires prompt repair. Finding someone to service your water heater and worrying about the expense of the repair can add stress to your already hectic life. With the protection of an American Home Shield® home warranty, you can ensure that your water heater is serviced by a skilled professional.

When a covered water heater malfunction occurs, AHS representatives will connect you to a qualified, professional service contractor who will diagnose the problem and identify a solution, either a repair or replacement. Your investment in an AHS home warranty provides budget protection for these inevitable covered breakdowns. You can trust that AHS will work with you to bring hot water to your home again.

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Compare Home Warranty Plans with Home Water Heater Coverage

As a home system, your water heater is covered by all three types of AHS® home warranties. Review the features of these home service plans with water heater coverage to find the one that's right for you.

    • The ShieldSilver™ plan helps protect components of 14 major systems that keep your home running, including heating and cooling systems, electrical systems, and plumbing systems. 
    • The ShieldGold™ plan provides the benefits of the ShieldSilver™ plan but also covers parts of up to 23 essential appliances and systems that you use every day. This means that your home appliances, in addition to the major components of home systems, are covered in this all-inclusive plan.
    • The ShieldPlatinum™ plan is our best plan yet to help you protect your home and keep it running smoothly. It covers everything in ShieldGold™, plus roof leak repairand includes coverage boosts like unlimited air conditioner refrigerant and a free annual HVAC tune-up.

    What's Covered in a Home Warranty with Water Heater Coverage?

    When you invest in an AHS home warranty, you will enjoy robust coverage for your water heater. Most parts and components of your water heater are covered. This coverage is extended to tankless water heaters and circulating pumps. Like any warranty, your home warranty with Water Heater coverage excludes some parts and malfunctions. The following are not included:

    • Auxiliary holding or storage tanks
    • Fuel storage tanks
    • Energy conservation units

    There's never a convenient time to go without hot water. When your water heater fails, you need effective service. When your system is backed by the reliability of an AHS home warranty, you can enjoy expert service and restoration of hot water in your home. As the nation's largest home warranty provider, AHS is adept in connecting you to the right service contractor to ensure your covered water heater malfunction is diagnosed and repaired.

    Suggested Plan For You

    With a ShieldSilver™ plan, you will be covered for the replacement or repair of the components of many key home systems, including the Water Heater.

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