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What's covered

  • Burner supply tube and assembly
  • Drain and gas valves
  • Pilot light
  • Temperature control
  • Thermocouple
  • Main burner
  • Drain Valve
  • Lower and upper thermostat
  • Lower and upper element

It costs hundreds of dollars to repair most components of a water heater.*

Problems with your hot water heater can cause: hot water to run out too quickly, no hot water for showering or washing and noise and odor due to sediment build-up

It can be a major inconvenience when your water heater fails and finding a qualified professional to address the problem quickly can be time consuming and costly. Stay in hot water with an affordable repair plan from HomeServe and get protection from high repair costs and access to our 24/7 hotline where you can schedule a repair for your water heater.

*National average repair costs as of January 2016. No charge for covered repairs up to your annual benefit amount.

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Water Heater Repair and Replacement Plan ($1,000 Coverage)

$6.99/mo.

30 Day Money Back Guarantee

Why choose this plan:

  • $1,000 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

You depend on hot water for showering, washing and laundry. Problems with your natural gas water heater can be a major inconvenience. Finding a qualified professional can be time consuming and costly. Get protection help from the high cost of repairs with a home service repair plan from HomeServe. If your water heater can't be repaired, the balance of your annual benefit can be applied to a like-for-like replacement.

The Water Heater Repair and Replacement Plan provides, up to the benefit amount, for the covered cost to repair or replace a tank-based electric, natural gas or propane water heater that is damaged due to normal wear and tear. If your water heater is deemed beyond repair, you can apply the balance of your repair plan’s benefit amount to a like-for-like replacement.

Important coverage information

Eligible

  • Residential homeowner with sole responsibility for the electric, natural gas or propane water heater.
  • An owner of both a residential home permanently secured to the ground and the land it is located on
Additional limitations apply. See more. See less

Not Eligible

  • Recreational vehicles or homes on wheels and properties used for commercial
  • If you are aware of any pre-existing conditions, defects or deficiencies with your water heater, or if you have a commercial grade, larger than 100 gallon, tankless, solar, geothermal, oil, hanging or combination home heating/domestic hot water unit
Additional limitations apply. See more. See less

Exclusions

  • Exhaust venting, jacket and interior doors, expansion tanks, supply and delivery water piping other than flexible, and electrical service wiring; damage from restricted lines or as a result of water pressure in excess of 80 P.S.I.; costs associated with making space suitable for installation when the replacement unit does not fit in the existing space; and damage from accidents, negligence or otherwise caused by you, others or unusual circumstances. Additional exclusions apply.
Additional limitations apply. See more. See less
Eligibility: You must be the owner of a residential home permanently secured to the ground. Recreational vehicles or homes on wheels and properties used for commercial purposes are not eligible for coverage. Your property is not eligible if you are aware of any pre-existing conditions, defects or deficiencies with your water heater prior to enrollment, or have a commercial grade, larger than 100 gallon, tankless, solar, geothermal, oil, hanging or combination home heating/domestic hot water unit. Water heaters that are shared with any third party or are covered by a homeowners', condominium or like association are not eligible. If you own a residence that has multiple water heaters, you must purchase a service agreement for each individual water heater for any one water heater to be eligible.
Benefit Details: Coverage provides, up to the benefit amount, for the covered cost to repair or replace an electric, natural gas or propane water heater, for which you have sole responsibility, that is damaged due to normal wear and tear, not accident or negligence. If your water heater is deemed beyond repair, you can apply the balance of your benefit amount to a unit most similar in capacity and/or functionality.
Not Covered: Jacket and interior doors, exhaust venting, expansion tanks, supply and delivery water piping other than flexible, and electrical service wiring; damage from restricted lines or as a result of water pressure in excess of 80 P.S.I.; costs associated with making space suitable for installation when the replacement unit does not fit in the existing space; and damage from accidents, negligence or otherwise caused by you, others or unusual circumstances. Additional exclusions apply.
Making a Service Call: Your plan starts 30 days after your order 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) you can make a service call immediately. There is a 90-day waiting period before you can make a replacement service call. Upon renewal/reactivation (if applicable), you will not be subject to a waiting period.
Cancellation: You may cancel within 30 days of your start date for a full refund (or less any claims paid if cancelled at any time after renewal/reactivation, 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). You may also contact HomeServe to cancel if you find your utility or municipality provides similar coverage to you at no charge, and you will receive a refund 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 on the same payment terms you selected at the then-current renewal price. Once enrolled, you're 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 Water Heater Repair and Replacement Plan is offered by FPLES and not FPL, and is administered by HomeServe, as an authorized representative of the service contract provider, ServicePlan of Florida, Inc. HomeServe is an independent company, separate from FPLES.

Frequently asked questions

What should I know about this coverage?
What's covered: Coverage provides, up to the benefit amount, for the covered cost to repair or replace an electric, natural gas or propane water heater, for which you have sole responsibility, that is damaged due to normal wear and tear, not accident or negligence. If your water heater is deemed beyond repair, you can apply the balance of your benefit amount to a unit most similar in capacity and/or functionality. Not covered: Exhaust venting, jacket and interior doors, expansion tanks, supply and delivery water piping other than flexible, and electrical service wiring; damage from restricted lines or as a result of water pressure in excess of 80 P.S.I., costs associated with making space suitable for installation when the replacement unit does not fit in the existing space; and damage from accidents, negligence or otherwise caused by you, others or unusual circumstances. Additional exclusions apply. FPLES is an unregulated subsidiary of FPL. This optional Water Heater Repair and Replacement Plan is offered by FPLES and not FPL. The coverage is administered by HomeServe. The coverage is provided by ServicePlan of Florida, Inc.
Who is HomeServe?
HomeServe is an independent company providing emergency home repair services and protection solutions to homeowners across the U.S. Accredited by the Better Business Bureau, HomeServe protects over 3.7 million homeowners in the US and Canada and provides emergency repair plans through partners, utility companies, municipalities and directly to consumers. In the 15 years we've been serving customers in the US and Canada, our vision, mission and values have remained intact. We remain committed to our customers, and strive to provide complete satisfaction.
What quality of repair can I expect?
Local, licensed and insured technicians perform all covered repairs, which are guaranteed against defects in materials and workmanship for one year.
Does my homeowners insurance cover this?
Many homeowners believe their utility companies or homeowners insurance is responsible for emergency repairs to the water, sewer, plumbing, electrical, heating and cooling systems, but the reality is that in many cases you, the homeowner, are responsible. Most basic homeowners insurance policies and local utility companies or municipalities do not cover repairs to or replacement of the major systems in and around your home.
What is the cancellation policy?
You may cancel within 30 days of your start date for a full refund; cancellations after the first 30 days will result in a pro rata refund less any claims paid (where applicable). Most basic homeowners insurance policies do not cover repair or replacement due to normal wear and tear of these components. If you find you have similar protection, you can contact HomeServe to cancel and you will receive a refund of your service agreement fee, less any claims paid (where applicable).
When can I make a service call?
Your plan starts 30 days after your order is processed. You can make a service call immediately after your plan starts. During the initial 30-day waiting period you will receive the Terms and Conditions to help you decide if coverage is right for you.

This optional coverage is offered by 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. FPLES, 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. Cooling System Plans: For the cooling system plan which covers heat pumps, HSRMF will be rebating a portion of its sales commission in the amount of $14.99 per month for one year, or 50% of the cost of the plan. For the cooling system plan which covers heat pumps and provides an annual tune up, HSRMF will be rebating a portion of its sales commission in the amount of $18.99 per month for one year, or 50% of the cost of the plan.

Other Plans: HSRMF will be rebating a portion of its sales commission in the amount of $.50 per month for one year for: Water Service Line Coverage, Sewer Septic Line Coverage, Internal Plumbing and Drainage Coverage, Water Heater Coverages. Customers will realize these rebates in the form of a reduced price in the first year for their cooling system coverage plan. 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.

Water Heater Repair and Replacement Plan ($1,000 Coverage) for only $6.99/mo.

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