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Vanishing Act

Pre-pandemic, it was not unheard of for items to occasionally go missing from a job site. Whether through an honest mistake such as a worker pocketing a tool he or she believed to be theirs, or a genuine theft of […]

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Water-Conscious Landscaping

With the high summer temperatures and pervasive drought conditions present in many parts of the country, homeowners have had to readjust their maintenance routines to assure that their yards remain attractive while still adhering to water conservation mandates. From simple […]

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Cut Out Saw Injuries

Prior to work on a job site, crew members are carefully trained and certified in safety measures. However, no matter how many precautions are taken, it’s a fact that accidents do happen. And one of the most frequent power tools […]

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Come And Knock On Our Door

When staging a model home, it’s important that it is geared toward making the prospective buyers feel not only comforted by the interior details but also excited at the prospect of making it their forever home. Rather than focusing on […]

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Crisis Averted!

No matter how diligently your business is run, eventually a situation will occur that will need to be carefully managed in order to maintain the good reputation you work so hard to uphold. Whether an on-site accident, a disgruntled customer’s […]

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Adequately Insured Subcontractors

You’re a general contractor, a GC. Like it or not, you are responsible for everyone’s safety at your jobsites. That means anyone who may be there for any reason. Even trespassers who trip and fall over some debris left by [...]

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2021 Sales Awards

Residential Warranty Company, LLC, HOME of Texas and MWHC are proud to announce and congratulate our 2021 Sales Awards Winners! The Account Executives recognized this year for their individual efforts and achievements have each generated a great deal of business […]

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Our Own Peter Piper

Operating a business presents daily challenges and requires hard work. America’s home builders know this, as you struggle with supply shortages, price increases and rising mortgage rates. Despite these problems, it is important to remember the reason you went into […]

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Be Safe Not Sorry!

Buying a home – especially in the competitive markets that exist today can be an overwhelming experience. Between the often-unrealistic expectations set by the lavish home shows on tv, a lack of understanding about the financial realities of home maintenance, […]

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Human Tested, Canine Approved!

For parents, the decision on where to buy a home comes with a laundry list of factors to consider. Is the property in a good school district? Are there parks, playgrounds and other amenities nearby? Is it a safe area? […]

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Fabulous Facts About Prefab Homes

While you may be aware that prefabricated homes have been around for quite some time, have you really given them the consideration they deserve? There are many factors that make this niche of the housing market an incredibly intelligent and […]

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End the Finger Pointing

Warranties vs General Liability – What’s the Difference? Basically, a warranty covers workmanship issues while general liability covers damage to property and/or injury to people caused by such workmanship issues. A warranty and a general liability policy actually cancel one […]

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From the Ground Up

While trends have vacillated through generations regarding purchasing a new home versus a resale home, studies show millennials are by and large more apt to want to design and build their future residence. This trend is driven by a multitude [...]

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Yard Space Ranks High on Homeowner’s Wishlist

Having a little (or a lot) of green space to relax and enjoy time with family and friends is always a perk when thinking about your home. The possibilities of a great outdoor space are beneficial not only for your […]

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Insurance Doesn’t Matter – Until it Does

Counting Down the Myths There’s an old saying that insurance doesn’t matter…until it does. General liability, GL for short, is fundamental to the business world. Most everyone knows that GL protects you from suits and claims brought against you by […]

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Over 380,000 Housing-Related Jobs Up For Grabs

According to an analysis by PeopleReady.com’s skilled trades division, there were 388,345 jobs posted for trades-related workers between May and June of this year. Positions most in demand are: Concrete Masons Window Glaziers House Painters Electricians Plumbers Carpenters NAHB Members […]

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Sweigert and Radle Promoted to Management Team

Ronald L. Sweigert was recently named co-manager of RWC's Member Services Department in charge of enrollments and customer service. In his nearly twenty-nine years of service with our company, Ron has worked as a warranty advisor, as a special agent [...]

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We Won’t Spam Your Homebuyers

As a Member in our warranty program, you are probably familiar with our Warranty Express online enrollment system. You enroll the home online and, after closing occurs and payment/forms are sent to us for processing, your buyers are able to […]

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People Will Talk

We recently had the good fortune to hear an inspirational sermon on minding our tongues. The principal idea was that we should watch what we say and guard against hurting ourselves and others by engaging in harmful gossip, mindless vulgarity, […]

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Paint Choices Can Make or Break a Home

Paint choices can make or break a home. There is a lot to ponder and plan, as the color needs to match the floors, tile, cabinetry, furniture, & lighting. Sometimes it’s a decision that requires a vision and imagination, especially […]

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Lumber Prices Continue to Cause Concern

From the beginning of the Coronavirus pandemic through the current move back toward a more normalized way of life, there have been product shortages due to sudden high demand and proportionately low supply. Toilet paper…under the circumstances, was a bit […]

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Preparing for Natural Disasters Amid Covid-19

Unpredictable summer weather can stir up additional concerns amid already challenging times. The warmer weather may bring devastating hurricanes and other natural disasters. The 2020 hurricane season was very active. By the time all was said and done, the Atlantic […]

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What If?

Ever REALLY wonder why you buy insurance? Many states require you to carry General Liability to maintain a license. Other entities require proof of insurance before you begin any project. The list of those requiring proof of “liability” insurance is […]

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GHBA Product Expo 2019

Diana Gomez, Account Executive for HOME of Texas (HOME), will be attending the Greater Houston Product Expo. The Greater Houston Builders Association (GHBA) proudly represents all aspects of the residential building industry in the greater Houston area. With approximately 1,700 member […]

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Builder Mart 2019

Rich McPhee, Account Executive for Residential Warranty Company, LLC (RWC), will be attending Builder Mart, March 20, 2019 at the Maryland State Fairgrounds in Timonium, MD. Builder Mart is the largest, one-day building industry trade show and entering its 49th year […]

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How Safety Meetings Can Lower Your Insurance Costs

If you’ve been a builder for more than a few years you’ve been through a lot. When the housing bubble burst; you survived. Now that the market is better and your business is growing, you’re starting to realize the rewards […]

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