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What's covered

  • Air scoops and aquastat
  • Barometric damper
  • Blower motors and assembly
  • Fusible links and gas valves
  • Main and pilot burners
  • Pilots and thermocouples
  • Relays, spill switches and transformers
  • Ignition controls

It costs $300-$700 to repair each of the major components in a furnace heating system.*

How a furnace heating system failure can affect your home:

  • broken circuit board could mean no heat
  • blower motor failure can mean the system won't supply enough heat
  • lack of heat could cause pipes to freeze and induce water damage

As a homeowner, you may be responsible for the heating system in your home. Your heating systems is complex and can weaken over time due to damage caused by normal wear and tear, age or lack of regular maintenance. This illustration shows a typical heating system found in your home. Also shown are repairs that are performed on this system and how much a licensed and insured technician would typically charge.

*National average repair costs within the HomeServe network as of March 2018. No charge for covered repairs.

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Heating System Coverage

$5.99/mo.
$11.99/mo.

50% off your first year

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Why choose this plan:

  • $1,750 annual benefit amount
  • Multiple service calls up to annual benefit
  • 30-day review period with a money-back guarantee
  • One-year guarantee on all covered repairs

Overview

If your heating system suddenly fails, you could face many long, cold days trying to find reliable repair help in the busy winter months. Many complicated parts keep your heating system functioning, and it can be costly to repair them.

Help protect yourself against the high cost of repairs with a home service repair plan from HomeServe. Heating Coverage includes the emergency breakdown repair costs of most major parts of home heating systems with up to $1,750 annually for covered repairs with multiple service calls.

Important coverage information

Eligible

  • A single structure or a single unit within a structure, owned by you, used and zoned only for residential occupancy that is not intended to be moved
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Not Eligible

  • Recreational vehicles or homes on wheels and properties used for commercial purposes
  • If you are aware of any pre-existing conditions, defects or deficiencies with your heating system prior to enrollment, or if you have a furnace or boiler rated at inputs of 400,000 Btu/hr. or more; or a rooftop, through-the-wall, hanging, geothermal heat pump, combination ambient heat/domestic hot water heating or oil unit
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Exclusions

  • Air ducts, registers, air filters, zoning components and electronics, electronic air cleaners, flue venting, humidifiers, thermostats, air balancing, chimney maintenance or repairs, heating jacket, asbestos or other insulation; heat exchangers, leaking boilers, boiler distribution piping, radiators; and damage from accidents, negligence or otherwise caused by you, others or unusual circumstances, including natural disasters; excluded damages, including any damages necessary to reasonably access the repair area; correction of, or reimbursement for, any repairs made by you or anyone you hire; correction or upgrade in order to meet any code, law, regulation or ordinance; any section of your system that you share with a third party or is covered by a homeowners', condominium, or like association; and repair or replacement of any sections or parts of your system that are not stated to be covered in the Terms and Conditions
Additional limitations apply. See more. See less
Eligibility: An owner of a residential single structure, or a unit within a structure, that is not intended to be moved may be eligible for coverage. If you do not buy a plan for every heating system you own, you must designate at enrollment the system your plan covers, or the plan will cover the first system for which you make a service call. If you own a multi-family home or multiple housing units, you must provide the specific mailing address for each service agreement you purchase. You are not eligible if your property is used for commercial purposes; you know of any current problems with your system before enrollment; your system is shared with a 3rd party or covered by a homeowners' association or the like; has a furnace or boiler rated at inputs of 400,000 Btu/hr. or more; is rooftop, through-the-wall, hanging, geothermal heat pump, combination ambient heat/domestic hot water heating, or oil unit; or is not installed according to manufacturer specifications. In IA, properties with more than 4 dwelling units are not eligible.
Benefit Details: Coverage provides, up to the applicable benefit limit, to repair or replace the following broken or failed natural gas, propane, electric central forced-air or circulating hot water central heating system parts for which you have sole responsibility, that are damaged due to normal wear and tear, not accident or negligence: air scoops, aquastat, barometric damper, belts, pulleys, blower motors, blower assemblies, circuit boards, circulators, ECO safeties, fan controls, limit controls, fusible links, gas valves, ignition controls, induced draft motor, blower, low water cutoff, main burners, pilot burners, pilots, thermocouples, pressure switches, regulator valves, relays, spill switches, and transformers.
Not covered: air ducts, registers, air filters, zoning components and electronics, electronic air cleaners, flue venting, humidifiers, thermostats, air balancing, chimney maintenance or repairs, heating jacket, asbestos or other insulation; heat exchangers, leaking boilers, boiler distribution piping, radiators; and damage from accidents, negligence or otherwise caused by you, others or unusual circumstances, including natural disasters; excluded damages, including any damages necessary to reasonably access the repair area; correction of, or reimbursement for, any repairs made by you or anyone you hire; correction or upgrade in order to meet any code, law, regulation or ordinance; any section of your system that you share with a third party or is covered by a homeowners', condominium, or like association; and repair or replacement of any sections or parts of your system that are not stated to be covered in the Terms and Conditions. You agree to resolve disputes related to this plan by arbitration or in small claims court, without resort to class action or jury trial.
Making a Service Call: Your plan starts 30 days after your enrollment is processed. You can make a service call immediately after your plan starts. During the initial 30-day review period you will receive the Terms and Conditions to help you decide if coverage is right for you. Upon renewal/reactivation (if applicable), there is no review period and you can make a service call immediately.
Cancellation: Cancel any time by calling HomeServe. If you cancel within 30 days of your start date, you will get a full refund (less claims paid, where applicable). Cancellations after the first 30 days will result in a pro-rata refund (less claims paid, where applicable).
Renewal: The plan is annual. Unless you cancel, your plan automatically renews annually at the then-current renewal price with your same payment terms.

Frequently asked questions

When can I make a service call?
Your plan starts 30 days after your enrollment is processed. You can make a service call immediately after your plan starts. During the initial 30-day review period you will receive the Terms and Conditions to help you decide if coverage is right for you. Upon renewal/reactivation (if applicable), there is no review period and you can make a service call immediately.
What's covered?
Coverage provides, up to the applicable benefit limit, to repair or replace the following broken or failed natural gas, propane, electric central forced-air or circulating hot water central heating system parts for which you have sole responsibility, that are damaged due to normal wear and tear, not accident or negligence: air scoops, aquastat, barometric damper, belts, pulleys, blower motors, blower assemblies, circuit boards, circulators, ECO safeties, fan controls, limit controls, fusible links, gas valves, ignition controls, induced draft motor, blower, low water cutoff, main burners, pilot burners, pilots, thermocouples, pressure switches, regulator valves, relays, spill switches, and transformers.
What's not covered?
air ducts, registers, air filters, zoning components and electronics, electronic air cleaners, flue venting, humidifiers, thermostats, air balancing, chimney maintenance or repairs, heating jacket, asbestos or other insulation; heat exchangers, leaking boilers, boiler distribution piping, radiators; and damage from accidents, negligence or otherwise caused by you, others or unusual circumstances, including natural disasters; excluded damages, including any damages necessary to reasonably access the repair area; correction of, or reimbursement for, any repairs made by you or anyone you hire; correction or upgrade in order to meet any code, law, regulation or ordinance; any section of your system that you share with a third party or is covered by a homeowners', condominium, or like association; and repair or replacement of any sections or parts of your system that are not stated to be covered in the Terms and Conditions.

HomeServe USA Repair Management Corp. (“HomeServe”), with corporate offices located at 601 Merritt 7, 6th Floor, Norwalk, CT 06851, is an independent company separate from the City of Baltimore and offers this optional service plan as an authorized representative of the contract issuer, National Home Repair Warranty, Inc., 59 Maiden Lane, 43rd Floor, New York, NY 10038. Your choice of whether to participate in this service plan will not affect the price, availability or terms of service from the City of Baltimore.

Heating System Coverage for only $5.99/mo.

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