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Main Breaker & Fuse Panel Box

Main Breaker & Fuse Panel Box warranty coverage

As the primary regulator and shutoff switch for all electrical service to your home, the main breaker and fuse panel box is an essential part of your electrical system. And while they can last for decades, breakdowns happen. Now when you discover a covered problem, you can simply place a service request online or call American Home Shield®.

Included with these plans

Shield Essential

Shield Plus

Shield Complete

Main Breaker & Fuse Panel Box warranty coverage details

Breaker box
Electrical panels that provide electrical power to the covered home
Not Covered:
Electrical panel boxes that solely provide electrical power to items or structures located outside the main foundation of the covered home
Audio, video, computer, intercom, alarm or security wiring and cable
Meter boxes
Direct current (D.C.) wiring or components and/or low voltage systems
Any type of home generator (including back-up and portable or installed generators) and associated electrical wiring and switches

Frequently Asked Questions

All 3 of our real estate home warranty plans cover the parts and components of main breaker and fuse panel boxes during your plan agreement term. Please see the plan agreement for more detailed coverage information, limitations and exclusions. 

Our standard home warranty plan agreement term is 1 year. You can place your first service request once your plan becomes active on the day of closing.

If we can’t repair your covered main breaker & fuse panel box, we’ll replace it subject to the limits and exclusions of your plan agreement and remove the defective item.  

You can place your first service request once your coverage begins on the day of closing. Service requests can easily be placed 24/7 online via MyAccount or by calling 1-888-691-2854 during standard business hours to request service.

It's an annual home warranty plan that helps with the cost and hassle when your home systems and appliances break down. Our real estate-specific plans are offered to both home buyers and sellers and coverage begins immediately. You will also get protection for things other home warranties might not cover, like old home systems and appliances, insufficient maintenance, improper installations or repairs, mismatched HVAC systems in certain circumstances, and more.

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Other home systems we cover

We protect the big and little things that keep your home running and humming

  • Air Conditioners
  • Heating Systems
  • Ductwork
  • Built-in Exhaust Fans
  • Main Breaker & Fuse Panel Box
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Doorbells
  • Garage Door Openers
  • Interior Plumbing Lines
  • Water Heaters
  • Toilets
  • Faucets & Valves
  • Built-in Jetted Tub Motor & Parts