American Home Shield Verified
- Industry Founder and Leader Since 1971
- Coverage for Systems and/or Appliances
- Roof Leak Protection Available
September 2022 — Best Company announces the top 10 home warranty companies in California.
Companies are listed in their ranked order for the state of California, as listed on BestCompany.com.
American Home Shield Verified
American Home Shield is a home warranty industry leader and has been in business for over 50 years. Plans typically last 12 months, and customers can cancel anytime.
On Best Company, American Home Shield averages 4 stars with over 25,000 reviews. Happy customers rave about the excellent customer service and professionalism displayed by the company. AHS also received Best Company's 2022 Expert's Choice Award.
Choice Home Warranty Verified
Choice Home Warranty operates out of Edison, New Jersey and was founded in 2008. The company services all 50 states, with fees starting at $85 for services.
Customer reviews for Choice Home Warranty mention timely service and competent staff who can quickly identify and fix issues.
First American Home Warranty Verified
First American Home Warranty has serviced millions of claims and in 2021, saved homeowners more than $219 million in covered repairs and replacements. It was founded more than 35 years ago and is based in Santa Rosa, California.
On Best Company, the company averages 3.9 stars out of 5, and positive reviews talk about the company's extensive coverage, friendly phone staff, and helpful follow through with issues that come up.
2-10 Home Buyers Warranty Verified
2-10 Home Buyers Warranty is based in Colorado and offers both prearranged and personalized plans to homeowners, real estate agents, and landlords. The company offers extremely competitive pricing for home warranty plans.
Reviewers on Best Company have mostly positive feelings about 2-10 Home Buyers Warranty, with specific reviews mentioning the company's helpful website and responsive, helpful technicians.
Liberty Home Guard has only been in business a few years, yet offers impressive home warranty programs that allow homeowners the space to customize their plan to their coverage needs.
Liberty Home Guard reviews on Best Company are an impressive 70 percent positive. Customers report that their experiences with the company go smoothly and that they often receive same-day service after reporting a broken appliance or other home issue.
American Residential Warranty Verified
American Residential Warranty offers nationwide coverage and multiple plan options to home warranty customers. The company is based in Florida.
Customers of American Residential Warranty are generally highly satisfied; the company averages 4 out of 5 stars in terms of value, quality, service, and trustworthiness.
United Home Warranty Verified
United Home Warranty focuses its services exclusively in California and offers a 30-day workmanship guarantee, which is fairly standard for the industry.
On BestCompany.com, the company only has about 10 reviews, though all of these reviews are either 4 or 5 stars.
Select Home Warranty is based in New Jersey but offers services in all but four states. The company has a free online quote generator and was founded in 2011.
Select Home Warranty gets mixed reviews on Best Company. Some recent customers have been dissatisfied with the company's poor service/slow response time. However, the majority of reviews for the company are still 5 stars.
The Home Service Club Verified
The Home Service Club won awards in 2015 and 2016 for "Best in Service" and a 2018 Editor's Choice Award. The company is based in New York.
Reviews for The Home Service Club are nearly all positive (90 percent are 4 or 5 stars), with customers citing features like nice sales reps, a great claims process, and budget-friendly options.
Global Home Protection offers specialized coverage plans for home buyers and sellers, as well as real estate professionals and standard homeowners. the company operates everywhere inside the continental United States.
On Best Company, Global Home Protection averages 4.1 out of 5 stars, with former or current clients praising the company's exceptional customer service and same-day fixes for broken appliances.
Company scores and rankings on Best Company are calculated through our Best Rank Algorithm. This algorithm is composed of the following factors and weights:
To receive a score, a company must have at least 10 customer reviews left on its profile, and recent reviews carry more weight than older reviews.
We do have partnerships with some companies on our site, through which we receive compensation. However, this compensation does not affect rankings or review scores.
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