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Dec 02, 2015, 09:35 ET Shield Your Home this Winter with #AHSWinterMaintenance Tips

 As the colder winter weather takes hold across the country, it's important for homeowners to ensure their heating systems are ready to stand...


Oct 30, 2015, 09:35 ET Enter $15,000 Appliance Sweepstakes from American Home Shield, Get Must-Have Tips and Learn How to Avoid Unexpected Expenses

 While encouraging homeowners not to take their chances when it comes to the risks of covered breakdowns around the home, American Home Shield,...


Jan 02, 2014, 16:34 ET HomeWarrantyReviews.com Announces 2013 Award Winners

HomeWarrantyReviews.com, the nation's top home warranty consumer review site, has announced its 2013 Home Warranty Awards winners, recognizing...


Nov 14, 2011, 14:12 ET American Home Shield Announces Missouri Resident Wins the $15,000 Go Green, Win Green Sweepstakes Grand Prize

It's no secret that going "green" can pay off in many ways, from reducing your carbon footprint and helping improve air quality, to lowering your...


Aug 30, 2011, 11:29 ET Clock Ticking on Chance to Enter Go Green Win Green Sweepstakes Sponsored by American Home Shield

Friday's deadline is fast approaching to enter to win a $15,000 Sears gift card that can be used to make your home more energy efficient. The grand...


Jun 14, 2011, 13:20 ET Kick Up Your Thermostat on June 21 and Join National Effort Led by American Home Shield to Jumpstart Energy Savings

While Americans seem to love almost every tradition that comes with summer, from family vacations to backyard barbecues  and more, there's one...


May 04, 2011, 13:50 ET American Home Shield Kicks Off Live Green Save Green 2011 to Help Homeowners Reduce Their Environmental Footprint

American Home Shield, a leading national provider of home warranties, recently kicked off its annual Live Green Save Green campaign to help...


Mar 07, 2011, 12:12 ET American Home Shield Awards Nearly $1 million to Contractors for Delivering Quality Service to Customers

After six months of rigorous competition, American Home Shield, a leading national provider of home warranties, announced today the outstanding...


Feb 18, 2011, 12:36 ET American Home Shield Expands $1.2 Million Quality Bonus Program for Contractors for 2011

While awaiting the official release of the 2010 Contractor Quality Bonus standings, thousands of contractors in the American Home Shield network...


Feb 04, 2011, 12:00 ET American Home Shield Awards Habitat for Humanity-Greater Columbus (Ohio) $25,000 in its 'Challenge for Change' Campaign

After an intense four-month effort that featured multiple lead changes and last minute resurgences, Habitat for Humanity-Greater Columbus came out...


Jan 21, 2011, 12:21 ET Habitat for Humanity Affiliates in Dead-Heat to Win $50,000 From American Home Shield

The three Habitat for Humanity (Habitat) affiliates receiving awards in the American Home Shield® Challenge for Change(SM) (AHS Challenge)...


Dec 06, 2010, 12:20 ET American Home Shield Launches Website Specifically for Mobile Phone Users

American Home Shield (AHS), one of the nation's leading providers of home warranties, has launched a new web site specifically for users of...


Dec 01, 2010, 13:30 ET Habitat for Humanity Affiliates Earn Double Votes on National Roof Over Your Head Day in $50,000 Online Competition

Habitat for Humanity (Habitat) affiliates vying for their share of $50,000 in prize money in the American Home Shield® (AHS) Challenge for...


Nov 22, 2010, 12:19 ET American Home Shield® Awards $25,000 Grand Prize in 'Make a Splash' Sweepstakes

The future is looking a little greener for the Sonne (pronounced Sunny) residence just outside of Chicago, Illinois.  That's because Tisha...


Oct 29, 2010, 11:58 ET American Home Shield Announces AHS Challenge for Change(SM), $50,000 Online Voting Competition Benefiting Habitat for Humanity Affiliates

Fifteen Habitat for Humanity (Habitat) affiliates from across the country have the opportunity to win one of three donations totaling $50,000 from...


Sep 15, 2010, 14:15 ET Local Service Contractors Gain Valuable Competitive Edge Working With American Home Shield

In today's economy, savvy service contractors understand the importance of building the right customer mix and working with businesses that can...


Aug 24, 2010, 11:50 ET American Home Shield 'Make a Splash' $25,000 Sweepstakes for Kitchen & Bath Makeover Ends Next Week

The deadline is fast approaching on an opportunity for consumers to give their kitchen and bath a fresh, $25,000 makeover of new appliances and...


Jul 21, 2010, 09:47 ET Live Green, Save Green(SM) Identifies Ways to Help Reduce Energy Bills During Summer Heat

As temperatures rise during the long summer months, utility bills often increase, too. As a part of its Live Green, Save Green(SM) initiative,...


Jun 10, 2010, 12:18 ET American Home Shield Announces $1.2 Million Bonus Rewards Program for Contractors

American Home Shield (AHS), a national leading provider of home service plans, unveiled a new rewards program today that places a premium on...


Sep 30, 2009, 13:01 ET First-Time Homebuyers Can Rhyme With Good Reason

Buying your 1st home can really be fun Write a rhyme when u r done Submit it online a Tweet is just fine Great prizes...


Sep 16, 2009, 09:01 ET Buying Your First Home? Let Free Guide From AHS Help Ease Anxiety

Anxiety is a common emotion for first-time homebuyers. The cost of buying a home, the uncertainties of financing and the legalities of...


Aug 19, 2009, 09:12 ET First-Time Homebuyers are Focus of New Website, Contest From American Home Shield

With low interest rates, low home prices and a new federal tax credit as the impetus, first-time homebuyers are expected to account for more than...


Jun 11, 2009, 08:12 ET Home Warranties Prove Valuable in Today's Real Estate Market, Especially for Anxious First-Time Homebuyers

A study conducted by American Home Shield and a major national real estate company reveals that homes offered with warranty protection sold an...


Feb 12, 2009, 07:00 ET Renting? Find Out if Your Home, Apartment or Condo is in Foreclosure

AHS sponsors free website that provides valuable information to renters While news of home foreclosures has been in the national spotlight over...


May 21, 2008, 01:00 ET Economically Stimulate Your Home: Five Smart Ways to Upgrade Your Home and Save Money

MEMPHIS, Tenn., May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Because of rising energy costs and summer heat, American Home Shield (AHS) is encouraging homeowners to...