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Snow and Ice Removal Tips for Homeowners

While snow and ice look beautiful from inside your warm and cozy home, they can spell big trouble for homeowners if they’re allowed to accumulate.

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Your essential homeowner plumbing guide

From overflowing toilets to leaky pipes, plumbing problems can be tricky, messy, and complicated—but America’s Preferred Home Warranty (APHW) is here to help. Arming yourself with these easy… Read More

Water You Waiting For? Well? Pump!

Unless you’re really into Little House on the Prairie, chances are you’d prefer not to manually lift buckets of water out of a deep well several times a day. So be sure to give your modern-day… Read More

House Simple: Tips to Maintain Your Plumbing

You already know the importance of catching small problems early, which is especially true with plumbing. Watch this video to learn what to watch outside and inside, how to clear drains without… Read More

4 Home Maintenance Tips to Help You Save Money–and the Planet

Earth Day is here! We at America’s Preferred Home Warranty are ready to celebrate—and there’s no better way to do that than to help homeowners save money and our planet. Even better, you can use… Read More

National Fix a Leak Week: How to Find a Plumbing Leak in Your Home

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estimates that household leaks waste almost one trillion gallons of water each year in the United States. This is roughly equivalent to more than 1.5 million… Read More

10 Things You Should Never Flush Down Your Toilet

Your home’s plumbing system is one of life’s most essential modern-day conveniences, but when it’s used incorrectly, it can cause major malfunctions that are expensive to fix. If you want to keep… Read More

Happy Thanks… giving? A Kitchen Tale

Imagine this… “HAPPY THANKS—” John started coughing and couldn’t quite finish his festive greeting. That was definitely not the holiday aroma he’d been hoping for. When John could breathe again he… Read More

Need-to-Know Plumbing Tips for New Homeowners

When your toilet is overflowing, or a pipe is leaking (a LOT), wouldn’t it be nice to know how to stop the onslaught of water? Read on to learn this and other essential tips about household plumbing… Read More
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