Water Hitting Hard? Maintain Your Softener

Hard water can be a financial pain. You use twice as much soap for the same lather, have higher gas and electricity bills, go through clothing items faster, and have a harder time with appliance & plumbing maintenance—never mind what it does to your hair and skin in the shower. It can add up to […]

APHW Supports Child & Family Charities with Auction Sponsorship, Donation

APHW Supports Child and Family Charities

America’s Preferred Home Warranty (APHW) sponsored the auctions at the Child and Family Charities (CFC) annual 2018 Red Nose Ruckus! fundraiser last Friday, December 7th, helping to raise money for foster children, at-risk youth and families in the Mid-Michigan Area. Combined with the events of the evening and an additional APHW donation of $25,000, the […]

Handling the Holidays: Part III of III

Holidays Checklist Pt III

You’re down to the wire now, but don’t let it overwhelm you! It’s time to complete the last few steps before the big day. Use this final holiday-season checklist to get through it with your mind intact! Dec. 16 – 22 Trim the Tree – This you’ll want to do early this week. It’ll be […]

Handling the Holidays: Part II of III

Holidays Checklist Pt II of III

You’ve made it through Thanksgiving, and hopefully gotten a head start on the rest of the year! Here are a few more checklist items for you, to keep you on track. Dec. 1 – 8 Gifts En Masse – You’ve got neighbors, coworkers, associates… so many people, so little money. This is where buying gifts […]

APHW Employee & Veteran Husband Volunteer for Veterans Day

Veteran's Day Volunteers

There are more than 20 U.S. veteran suicides every day. Every day. This statistic disproportionally affects older veterans, such as those who served in the Vietnam War, who found they weren’t welcome back home. “We were spit on, yelled at, cursed… most of us took off our uniforms and never spoke of our service again,” […]

What is a Home Warranty? Let’s Talk.

What is a home warranty?

The first thing you need to know is the difference between a home warranty and homeowners insurance. Homeowners insurance is essentially hazard insurance. This covers damages to your property as a result of external forces (i.e., flooding, fire, etc.) A home warranty, on the other hand, is not insurance but a service contract. It offers coverage […]