American Home Shield was founded in 1971. The company offers insurance plans for items not normally covered by homeowner’s insurance, such as appliances, heating or air conditioning units, and plumbing.
American Home Shield was acquired by Service Master in 1989.
American Home Shield serves over 2 million customers across 49 states and the District of Columbia. It is one of the largest home warranty providers in the United States.
The company contracts with independent repair facilities and has over 16,000 independent contractor firms and 60,000 technicians to perform roughly 5 million requests for service each year.
American Home Shield maintains a corporate office in Memphis, Tennessee.