Home Warranty Coverage

What on My Home is Covered Under My Warranty?

A 10 year warranty from QBW covers different areas and structural elements throughout the life of your warranty. Most structural items are covered throughout the entire length of the warranty while others are only covered through years 1 and 2. QBW has created a great guide to help you understand your warranty coverage:

First Year

  1. Lot grading and drainage
  2. Roofing
  3. Siding and caulking
  4. Masonry and concrete
  5. Chimneys and fireplaces
  6. Windows and doors
  7. Interior walls and trim
  8. Flooring and covering
  9. Carpentry
  10. Cabinets and countertops
  11. Cooling and heating
  12. Plumbing
  13. Electrical
  14. W. Water infiltration

Second Year

  1. Lack of water supply
  2. Septic system fails
  3. Pipe leaks
  4. Clogged drains and sewers
  5. Ductwork separates
  6. Wiring fails to carry specified electrical load

Years 1-10

  1. Columns
  2. Bearing walls and partitions
  3. Floor systems (structural slabs, joists and trusses only)
  4. Roof framing members and systems (rafters and trusses only)
  5. Foundation systems and footings (which are an integral part of the home and structurally attached)
  6. Load-bearing beams
  7. Girders
  8. Lintels (other than lintels supporting veneers)