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Oct 23, 2013, 04:00 ET

Squeeze That Won't Ease: Pressure on Pockets from Running a Property

Latest HomeServe Cost of Homeownership Index reveals continuing squeeze on family finances - Just 4% have seen the pressure on their...

Oct 16, 2013, 04:00 ET

Homeserve Says Forget BST and GMT: CHT Sees the Real Beginning Of The British Winter

- More Brits see turning on the central heating as marking the start of winter than any other measure - 51% of households will finally...

Aug 23, 2013, 07:40 ET

Blooming Good Deed: HomeServe Staff Don Gardening Gloves in Aid of Marie Curie

Fifty green fingered volunteers from HomeServe's Walsall and Banbury offices descended on Marie Curie's West Midlands Hospice this week, pulling...

Jun 04, 2013, 14:36 ET

Landlords Set to Save 20% With HomeServe

Landlords can help take the hassle out of tenants' household emergencies and take the heat out of heating problems with over 20% saving off the...

Jun 04, 2013, 06:02 ET

Landlords Set to Save 20% With HomeServe

Landlords can help take the hassle out of tenants' household emergencies and take the heat out of heating problems with over 20% saving off the...

May 21, 2013, 13:49 ET

Big Plumber is Watching You: Brits Keeping Tabs on Their Tradesmen

- One in 50 Brits has set up a hidden camera to monitor a tradesman - 44% say TV programmes have altered how they view plumbers and...

May 01, 2013, 07:29 ET

HomeServe Hints to Keep Your Home Under Lock and Key This Bank Holiday Weekend

As the early May Bank Holiday gets closer many people will be thinking of heading away for a short break or a long weekend with friends or family....

Apr 19, 2013, 04:57 ET

HomeServe Show you how to Create Your Dream Garden This Spring

With a winter that seems to have lasted a lifetime, now's the ideal time for green fingered folk to head outside and make the most of their...

Apr 05, 2013, 04:00 ET

Waiting in Drain: Homeserve Discover Brits Spend 72m Hours a Year Waiting for Plumbers

- Eight million working days a year lost to the nation waiting in for tradesmen - One in 20 Brits has had to wait in for more than a...

Feb 21, 2013, 13:30 ET

The Impact Of Aging Water Infrastructure: HomeServe Provides An Update

  The recent State of the Union address acknowledged America's "aging infrastructure badly in need of repair." Similarly, the American...

Feb 21, 2013, 13:19 ET

HomeServe Provides Information On The Impact Of Aging Water Infrastructure

 The recent State of the Union address acknowledged America's "aging infrastructure badly in need of repair." Similarly, the American Society...

Jan 30, 2013, 10:00 ET

HomeServe Offers Solutions To Help Homeowners Stay On Budget

 According to a recent nationwide survey, 46% of consumers typically consider making a financial resolution at the start of a new year.¹...

Jan 16, 2013, 10:00 ET

Winter is Here! Prevent Burst Water Pipes and Protect from Seasonal Damage

The majority of homeowners are aware of the responsibility required to maintain a functioning and comfortable home, but it can be extra difficult...

May 31, 2012, 11:00 ET
HomeServe USA, a premier provider of emergency repair service plans in the U.S., has introduced its new Water Service Line Protection Plan to homeowners throughout Louisiana.  (PRNewsFoto/HomeServe USA)

Emergency Home Repairs Now Available To Virginia Residents

  - Virginia homeowners unaware of costly repair responsibility - One million homeowners across America will suffer exterior...

May 29, 2012, 12:00 ET

HomeServe Partners With EPCOR To Provide Albertans With Peace Of Mind From Home Emergencies

 HomeServe, a leading administrator of emergency repair service plans, announced today that its partnership with EPCOR is officially underway....

Mar 28, 2012, 13:44 ET

One Million Homeowners to Suffer Water Service Line Emergencies in 2012

 A national estimate of the cost of emergency water service line repairs released today by HomeServe USA, a premier provider of emergency...

Mar 06, 2012, 16:42 ET

HomeServe USA Launches Water Service Line Protection Plan to Homeowners in Oregon

HomeServe USA, a premier provider of emergency repair service plans in the U.S., has introduced its new Water Service Line Protection Plan to...

Mar 05, 2012, 16:06 ET
HomeServe USA, a premier provider of emergency repair service plans in the U.S., has introduced its new Water Service Line Protection Plan to homeowners throughout Louisiana.  (PRNewsFoto/HomeServe USA)

HomeServe USA Launches Water Service Line Protection Plan to Homeowners in Louisiana

HomeServe USA, a premier provider of emergency repair service plans in the U.S, has introduced its new Water Service Line Protection Plan to...

Feb 03, 2012, 03:00 ET

Don't Get Caught Out by the "Beast from the East" as Weather Reports Predict a Cold Front About to Hit

As Britain's previously unseasonably mild winter comes to an abrupt halt with temperatures as low as -11C in some areas, home emergency experts...

Jan 17, 2012, 09:00 ET

Homeowners Unaware of Costly Repair Responsibility

A recent national survey conducted by GfK Roper Custom Research finds that less than 50 percent of homeowners surveyed know that they are...