Long term use of home appliances and systems in Dallas, Texas homes can be a risk for normal wear and tear causing unexpected mechanical breakdowns. Dallas has a humid subtropical climate that is characteristic of the Southern Plains of the US. The city experiences four seasons: January is normally the coldest month. Winter is mild but it is not unusual to see snowfall during this season. On average, there are 2 snowy days per year. Dallas summer is hot and humid. July and August are typically the hottest months. As well, the city is located at the lower end of the Tornado Alley so it is often prone to extreme weathers, tornadoes and severe hailstorms.

The temperature changes with each season and high humidity levels in Dallas means extended use of home systems like the AC unit, electric system, and central heating unit. If your central heating system, AC unit, or electrical system experiences a mechanical failure due to normal wear and tear, having protection from an expensive repair or replacement is essential because a delay can make living conditions in the home very uncomfortable for everyone, and even unsafe.

One of the best ways to protect home appliances and systems in Dallas is to obtain a Home Service Agreement that’s flexible, affordable, and from a trusted provider, American Residential Warranty. A home service agreement provides protection against unexpected repair costs for your appliances and systems that would NOT normally be covered under a manufacturer’s warranty or homeowner’s insurance.

Homeowners in Dallas with an American Residential Warranty Home Services Agreement receive excellent customer service, available 24-hours-a-day, 7-days-a-week. We also provide immediate service for emergencies issues and we will respond to a request for service within 24-48 hours. American Residential customers can select their own service providers or choose between ARW’s larger network of licensed, pre-screened and pre-qualified technicians. By having such a Dallas appliance protection plan, it will ensure that when a problem arises due to normal wear and tear on a system or appliance, it can be properly and quickly resolved without causing financial distress.

Home & Lifestyle in Dallas

Dallas is the 9th largest city in the US and the third largest in Texas. Dallas is located in the Central Time Zone in North Central Texas, 35 miles east of Fort Worth, 245 miles north, northwest of Houston and 300 miles north of the Gulf of Mexico. The current population of Dallas in 2016 is estimated at 1.3 million. The total number of Dallas households is 528 thousand with an average 2.5 people per household.

Dallas and nearby Fort Worth were developed because of the construction of major railroad lines through the area to permit access to cattle, cotton, and later oil in North and East Texas. The construction of the Interstate Highway System made the city a transportation hub with four major interstate highways converging in the city.

The city’s authentic arts, music, food, places of worship, historic landmarks and urban lifestyle all contribute to Dallas’ makeup. Having more than 630 shopping centers, Dallas is said to have more per capita retail space. The Arts District in the northern section of Downtown is home to several arts venues and it is the largest continuous arts district in the United States. Popular attractions in the district include: the Dallas Museum of Art, the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center – home to the Dallas Symphony Orchestra and Dallas Wind Symphony, The Perot Museum of Nature and Science, and much more.

The Dallas – Fort Worth metropolitan area is home to six major league sports teams. This includes: Dallas Cowboys – National Football League, Dallas Mavericks – National Basketball Association, Texas Rangers – Major League Baseball, Dallas Stars – National Hockey League, FC Dallas – Major League Soccer, and Dallas Wings – Women’s National Basketball Association.

The Dallas area is home to 21 Fortune 500 companies including Exxon Mobil, JC Penney, AT&T, Texas Instruments, and others. Dallas serves as a corporate center for petroleum companies. The city is home to more petroleum company headquarters than any other city. About 20% of Dallas area workers are employed in manufacturing industries. Dallas uses the most renewable energy of any city in the country due to the purchase of wind energy credits – says the Environmental Protection Agency.

You could be losing thousands on home repairs without a home warranty plan. Customize your plan with ARW today.