Risk Management

2021 Trade Show Takeaways for Builders

October 8, 2021
Risk management for builders emerges as hot topic at summer 2021 events The PWSC team kept busy this summer attending some of the industry’s biggest… Read More

Structural Defect Laws in the Carolinas: Understand Builder Rights – Part II

September 1, 2021
Permits and new housing starts are up by double digits in the Carolinas compared to this time last year. Unfortunately, more homes could mean potentially… Read More

Structural Defect Laws in the Carolinas: Understand Builder Rights – Part I

Mountaintop cabins. Beach bungalows. Everyday suburban houses. Regardless of design, more people are calling the Carolinas home. New permits are up 18.3% with housing starts… Read More

With Renting All the Rage, Can Property Managers Keep Up?

August 12, 2021
The housing boom has been headline news for much of 2021. However, the homebuying craze is only half the story. Equally as interesting, and important,… Read More

5 Ways to Prevent Home Maintenance Emergencies

August 4, 2021
Homeownership is an endeavor both rewarding and filled with uncertainty. Nothing compares to opening your front door and saying “Home, sweet home.” However, when it… Read More

PWSC Retains Status as Cove Programs’ Only Pre-Approved Warranty Provider

July 30, 2021
CHANTILLY, VA – July 29, 2021- Cove Programs confirmed the selection of Professional Warranty Service Corporation as its only endorsed warranty program for builders. PWSC… Read More

Catching the Boomerang: Understanding and Attracting Millennial Homebuyers

June 14, 2021
The number stands at a whopping 2.5 million. That is the current shortage of houses in the U.S. market. Research shows contractors must build 1.7… Read More

Builders Should Brace for More Construction Defect Litigation

June 3, 2021
“It won’t happen to us.” The famous last words of home builders right before “it” happens: the catastrophic claim that wipes out profits, sucks up… Read More

Updating a Warranty Program Belongs at the Bottom of the To-Do List — MYTH BUSTED

April 28, 2021
In our fourth and final MYTHBUSTERS:  The Home Builder Edition, PWSC addresses the variety of reasons builders put off incorporating, re-evaluating, or updating their warranty… Read More

Insurance Carriers Do Not Care About Home Builder Warranties – MYTH BUSTED

March 26, 2021
In our third MYTHBUSTERS:  The Home Builder Edition, PWSC takes on a common misconception that insurance carriers don’t pay attention to whether builders include warranty… Read More