BREAKING: 2-10 HBW Now Protects 1 in 6 New Homes in the US

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Exciting news! 2-10 Home Buyers Warranty (2-10 HBW) now covers 1 in 6 new homes in the United States, an increase from 1 in 7. Learn more about how this benefits you as a builder, as well as how it helps your reputation among your clients.


  • 2-10 HBW covers 1 in 6 new homes in the US, more than any other structural warranty administrator.
  • A 2-10 HBW structural warranty provides the most comprehensive protection for builders on the market.
  • Builders can bolster their reputation and protect their bottom line by choosing a 2-10 HBW structural warranty.

2-10 HBW continues to grow for builders

For more than 40 years, 2-10 HBW has allowed builders to access the industry’s leading structural warranty, for themselves and their buyers. For many of those years, 2-10 HBW covered 1 in 7 new homes in the US.

Thanks to the trust builders have placed in us and the value they receive from 2-10 HBW, we’re proud to bump that ratio up to 1 in 6 new homes.

There are tons of reasons builders have chosen 2-10 HBW. We have the industry’s leading structural warranty. Volume builders love how we protect their profits on every build. Luxury builders admire our ability to go above and beyond where others might cap protection at the low end of luxury.

Perhaps more important than anything, builders trust 2-10 HBW. Here’s why, along with how 2-10 HBW’s efforts to build that trust can benefit you.

The 3 Ps behind why builders trust 2-10 HBW

The trust builders place in 2-10 HBW revolves around what we call The 3 Ps.

  1. Protecting profit on every build
  2. Promoting your quality
  3. Planning for the future by controlling what’s behind you

How 2-10 HBW protects your profit

One of the biggest draws of a 2-10 HBW structural warranty is that it protects your profit. When you choose a 2-10 HBW structural warranty, you can transfer the financial risks of structural defects off your books. That’s a big deal, since the average structural defect costs between $75,000 and $125,000 per claim, and such defects can occur in clusters.

How 2-10 HBW promotes your quality

Additionally, a 2-10 HBW structural warranty can promote your quality. Few things are more important to buyers than third-party validation. With 2-10 HBW’s industry-leading structural warranty, you provide even more proof to buyers about how dedicated you are to quality.

Buyers value two things when it comes to new construction.

  1. Clear expectations
  2. Solutions to major problems when it comes to owning a home

A 2-10 HBW structural warranty provides easy-to-understand performance standards that set expectations, along with a solution to major problems. If something goes wrong with a covered aspect in the structure of a home you build, the industry leader has your back and can make things right for your buyers.

How 2-10 HBW helps you plan for the future by controlling what’s behind you

Finally, 2-10 HBW can protect you from long-tail risks baked into the housing industry. With a 2-10 HBW structural warranty, you can move into the future with fewer financial worries about the past. That’s because 2-10 HBW’s structural warranty lasts for 10 years—a common time frame for state Statutes of Repose.

Protect your reputation and bolster your bottom line with 2-10 HBW

Your reputation can have a direct impact on your bottom line. Join the other 1 in 6 new homes in the US by covering all of your homes with a 2-10 HBW structural warranty.

Learn how you can protect your business and add valuable selling points to your new builds with a 2-10 HBW structural warranty.

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