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What's covered

  • Weatherhead
  • Insulator
  • Riser
  • Meter base
  • Service entrance conductor
  • Permanent high voltage electrical wiring
  • Repair or replacement of permanent wiring to detached garages, and permanent wiring to fixtures such as light posts and pool heaters, that have failed or are creating a hazardous condition due to normal wear and tear

It costs $1,100 to replace the weatherhead, service cable from weatherhead to meter box and the service entrance conductor.*

Problems with your exterior electrical wiring system can cause:

  • a power outage
  • exposed electrical wires
  • flickering lights

If your exterior electrical wiring breaks down, you need a qualified electrician to reconnect overhead lines, replace underground service, repair a loose meter or replace faulty wiring. In addition to the hazards and inconvenience these failures can cause, the repairs can be expensive. Stay grounded with reliable coverage from HomeServe and get access to our 24/7 hotline where you can schedule a repair for your home's exterior electrical wiring system.

*National average repair costs within the HomeServe network as of March 2018. No charge for covered repairs up to your annual benefit amount.

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Exterior Electrical Line Coverage

$3.99/mo.

30 Day Money Back Guarantee

Why choose this plan:

  • $3,000 annual benefit amount
  • Multiple service calls up to annual benefit
  • 30-day wait period with a money-back guarantee
  • One-year guarantee on all covered repairs

Overview

Your home's exterior electrical wiring includes a number of complicated parts, including attachment wiring, the outside meter box and the wiring from the meter box to the electrical panel. If a problem happens, finding qualified help for emergency repairs can be time consuming and expensive.

With a repair plan from HomeServe, you can get protection from the high cost of repairs. Exterior Electrical Line Coverage includes the emergency breakdown costs for repair or replacement of the overhead or underground exterior electrical wiring components up to the annual benefit amount.

Important coverage information

Eligible

  • Residential homeowner with sole responsibility for overhead or underground exterior electrical line components
  • An owner of both a residential home permanently secured to the ground and the land it is located on
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Not Eligible

  • If you are aware of any pre-existing conditions, defects or deficiencies with your exterior electrical line or have an electrical services entrance rated less than 80 amps
  • Recreational vehicles or homes on wheels and properties used for commercial purposes
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Exclusions

  • Repairs to damage arising from the disconnection or interruption to the main electrical supply; transformers; repair of low voltage wiring; generators; non-utility supplied power and/or lines; appliances; and damage from accidents, negligence or otherwise caused by you, others or unusual circumstances. Additional exclusions apply.
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Eligibility: An owner of both a residential single structure that is not intended to be moved and the land it is located on may be eligible for coverage. This includes single family homes (inclusive of manufactured housing) and townhomes. Recreational vehicles and properties used for commercial purposes are not eligible. Your property is not eligible if you are aware of any pre-existing conditions, defects or deficiencies with your exterior electrical line prior to enrollment or have an electrical services entrance rated less than 80 amps. If your entire exterior electrical line is shared with any third party or covered by a homeowners', condominium or like association, then you are not eligible.
Benefit Details: Coverage provides, up to the benefit amount, for the covered cost to repair or replace the following components of an overhead or underground exterior electrical line, for which you have sole responsibility, from your utility's responsibility to the external wall of your home, if the component has failed or is creating a hazardous condition due to normal wear and tear, not accident or negligence: weatherhead, insulator, riser, meter base, service entrance conductor and permanent high voltage electrical wiring. In addition, we will arrange and pay for the repair or replacement of permanent wiring to detached garages, and permanent wiring to fixtures such as light posts and pool heaters, that have failed or are creating a hazardous condition due to normal wear and tear.
Not covered: Repairs to damage arising from the disconnection or interruption to the main electrical supply; transformers; repair of low voltage wiring; generators; non-utility supplied power and/or lines; appliances; and damage from accidents, negligence or otherwise caused by you, others or unusual circumstances. Additional exclusions apply.
Making a Service Call: Your plan starts the day your enrollment is processed. There is an initial 30-day waiting period before you can make a service call, providing 11 months of coverage during the first year. Upon renewal/reactivation (if applicable), there is no waiting period.
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). If you cancel after the first 30 days you will be entitled to a refund of 90% of the unearned pro-rata price less any claims paid (where applicable). Renewal: Your coverage is based on an annual contract and is billed on a monthly basis through your utility bill, described as Water Protection Plan. Your service agreement will be automatically renewed annually at the then-current renewal price. Once enrolled, your full Terms and Conditions including complete coverage details and exclusions, warranties and disclaimers will also be sent to you. FPLES is an unregulated subsidiary of FPL. This optional Exterior Electrical Line Coverage is offered by FPLES and not FPL. The coverage is administered by HomeServe. The coverage is provided by ServicePlan of Florida, Inc. HomeServe is an independent company, separate from FPLES.
Renewal: Your coverage is based on an annual contract and is billed on a monthly basis through your utility bill, described as Water Protection Plan. Your service agreement will be automatically renewed annually at the then-current renewal price.

Frequently asked questions

When can I make a service call?
Your plan starts the day your order is processed, and there is an initial 30-day waiting period before you can make a service call, giving you 11 months of coverage during the first year. Upon renewal/reactivation (if applicable), you will not be subject to a waiting period.
What should I know about this coverage?
What's Coverered: Coverage provides, up to the benefit amount, for the covered cost to repair or replace the following components of an overhead or underground exterior electrical line, for which you have sole responsibility, from your utility's responsibility to the external wall of your home, if the component has failed or is creating a hazardous condition due to normal wear and tear, not accident or negligence: weatherhead, insulator, riser, meter base, service entrance conductor and permanent high voltage electrical wiring. In addition, we will arrange and pay for the repair or replacement of permanent wiring to detached garages, and permanent wiring to fixtures such as light posts and pool heaters, that have failed or are creating a hazardous condition due to normal wear and tear. What's not covered: Repairs to damage arising from the disconnection or interruption to the main electrical supply; transformers; repair of low voltage wiring; generators; non-utility supplied power and/or lines; appliances; and damage from accidents, negligence or otherwise caused by you, others or unusual circumstances. Additional exclusions apply.

This optional coverage is offered by FPL Energy Services, Inc. doing business as FPL Home, Florida license #E099597, and not Florida Power & Light Company (FPL). FPL Home is an unregulated subsidiary of FPL. The coverage is administered by HomeServe USA Repair Management (Florida) Corp. ("HomeServe"), Florida License #W220985, with corporate offices located at 601 Merritt 7, 6th Floor, Norwalk, CT 06851. The coverage is provided by ServicePlan of Florida, Inc., Home Warranty Assoc. #70033, 175 West Jackson Blvd., Chicago, IL 60604. FPL Home, HomeServe and ServicePlan of Florida, Inc. are each separate and independent companies. This service plan is not provided by your local electric or water utility.

Disclosure/Rebate Schedule: HomeServe USA Repair Management (Florida) Corp. (HSRMF) will offer the purchasers of the following home service contracts (sold in connection with HSRMF's relationship with FPL Home) an instant rebate for these home warranty products provided by ServicePlan of Florida, Inc. The amount of and the availability of the rebate will by no means depend upon the age, sex, place of residence, race, nationality, ethnic origin, marital status, or occupation of the consumer. The rebate will be available to all customers purchasing this coverage.

Cooling Plans: For the cooling system plan covering heat pumps, which normally costs $29.99, HSRMF will provide an instant rebate of $14.99 per month for one year, or 50% of the cost of the plan. This means that you will pay $14.99 per month for the coverage after the rebate for one year.  For the cooling system plan which covers heat pumps and provides an annual tune up, which normally costs $37.99,  HSRMF will provide an instant rebate of $18.99 per month for one year, or 50% of the cost of the plan. This means that you will pay $18.99 per month for the coverage after the rebate for one year.  

Other Plans: HSRMF will provide an instant rebate of $.50 per month for one year, which will be realized in the form of a reduced price for: Water Service Line Coverage, Sewer Septic Line Coverage, Internal Plumbing and Drainage Coverage, Water Heater Coverages.

Exterior Electrical Line Coverage for only $3.99/mo.

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