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Appliance repair in Alexandria, Virginia

American Home Shield ProConnect® connects you with a local, vetted contractor who will help you maintain the appliances in your house.

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We connect you to a Pro who will fix your problem – you pay only after the work is done.

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4.2 average rating in Alexandria

Same-day appliance repair in Alexandria

  • Imagine this scenario: you're thirsty, so you open the fridge to pour a glass of cold water, only to realize that the water is room temperature. American Home Shield ProConnect™ will quickly put you in touch with a local service pro in Alexandria who can restore your fridge before all the food goes bad.
  • In Virginia, Alexandria is our number one city for appliance repairs, most of which are requests to fix fridges, washing machines and dishwashers.
  • Just tell us which device is broken and what the issue is.
  • To keep you from waiting all day, a repair person will get to work within the two-hour window of your choice.

Be sure your devices are in working order all year-round.

Winter and summer vacation can place additional demands on your home, with your children at home more. Maybe you have older kids back from Strayer University-Virginia and other universities and your home is in full swing.

Summer activities such as heading to Ice & Lights: The Winter Village at Cameron Run or going for a swim help you beat the hot and humid weather, but appliances, like your washer and dryer, also need to be ready to meet your needs after autumn and spring hiking trips.

While it's key to keep all of your appliances running smoothly, some are more susceptible than others. Summer and winter temperatures can cause extra strain on the appliances -- even 59-degree springs and 62-degree falls may be too much for them.

We find repair professionals to help fix the issue so the appliances you rely on aren’t out of commission for long.

Appliance repair service in Alexandria made easy.

No more asking family and friends for suggestions or searching reviews online in search of the best appliance repair in Alexandria. Simply choose what the problem is and we'll send a pro over at a time that's convenient for you.

Soon, you'll benefit from the knowledgeable aid of one of our contractors who have earned a 4.51-star average rating on 210 jobs in the city.

When you hire a member of the community, you work with a pro who has experience repairing the appliances in your community—including General Electric, Whirlpool, and Kenmore, the most common brands in Alexandria.
  • James was very professional and completed the job quickly. I would hire him and AHS ProConnect again.
    Maritta L., Alexandria
  • Anteneh was early for the appointment! He was professional and courteous. He got the job done quickly. He explained everything and showed the results. Amazing job! Thank you!
    Jason W., Alexandria
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Get your cost up front. There’s no pressure and no surprises.

Getting an appliance fixed doesn't have to be a financial burden. Our upfront rates let you see exactly how much you'll be charged before the work starts.

Plus, our *ProConnect Guarantee* assures you that repairs are carried out properly—and you won't be billed until your appliance is working again.
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Take care of your wallet and your appliances with a home warranty.

If one of your items is damaged and cannot be repaired, we will help you find a replacement.

The American Home Shield Home Warranty is not the same as insurance. Our plans are designed for homeowners like you, who own appliances that need to function properly.

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Average Cost to Repair Without a Home Warranty in Alexandria, VA

Refrigerator
$324
Washer
$359
Dishwasher
$281
Dryer
$221
Repair/replacement cost ranges are the twentieth and eightieth percentile of U.S. costs as reported in A Study of Homeowners’ Appliance and Home Systems Service Experiences, a nationwide survey of homeowners conducted in 2019 by ClearVantage for American Home Shield. Further reproduction or use is expressly prohibited.

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Appliance repair in Alexandria FAQ

Average appliance repair cost in Alexandria is $226.03, but your price will is dependent on your appliance brand and type.
The cost of a replacement washing machine in Alexandria can be upwards of $2,000. Service costs are typically around $299, so it's usually best to have your washing machine repaired. The most frequent fixes in Abingdon are Kenmore appliances, followed by Frigidaire, Samsung, and LG.
The most frequent problem with water heaters is leaking. As the heater ages, water can cause tiny cracks the tank. If your tank leaks near the water outlet or inlet, you might just need to tighten the couplings to stop the leak. In the Abingdon area, Kenmore water heaters are the most frequently repaired new water heaters generally cost between $1,000 and $3,000.
A new refrigerator is priced between $1,000 and $2,000, but the average cost of fridge repair in Alexandria is only $328.24. You can save a bundle by opting to repair your refrigerator. Another thing to keep in mind is that Kenmore refrigerators are the most frequently serviced brand in the Abington area.

Stand-alone fridges work best for about 12 years, while built-in refrigerators can cost more but last much longer, so if you have a stand-alone model around 12 years old that's broken, you should buy a new one instead of repairing it. In the Abington area, Kenmore refrigerators are the most frequently serviced brand.
If you live in Alexandria, your refrigerator may be the likeliest to break down. We get more service calls for General Electric refrigerators than any other type of appliance, followed by Whirlpool washers and Kenmore dishwashers. The age of your appliance can help you determine if you should replace it or seek repairs.

It’s possible to exceed your appliance's expected lifespan with some simple actions. Taking care of your appliances helps keep them like new and can save you a lot of money. First, learn how to clean and care for all your appliances, whether it's a General Electric refrigerator or Whirlpool washing machines. You can read through the manual, watch a tutorial, or get professional advice. When a problem does occur, it's smart to seek advice from a pro before throwing in the towel and buying a new appliance.

The decision to repair or replace an appliance in Alexandria is made easier with the right coverage. For American Home Shield® members, a home service plan can cover appliances no matter their age—no maintenance records or home inspections required. And if we can’t repair a covered item—from refrigerators to washers to dishwashers—we’ll replace it.
The average price for us to repair in Alexandria is $343.32. Compared to paying between $300 and nearly $2,000 for a new dryer, repair is significantly cheaper.

Some people can diagnose and fix dryer issues themselves. Dryers can experience problems in a variety of areas and functions—from the drum not turning to the dryer not starting. You may notice that your dryer now takes a long time to dry a load of laundry or that it is getting too hot. It's important to diagnose the exact problem before you start on DIY repairs. If you choose not to do it yourself, you'll find many qualified professionals to service your dryer in Alexandria.

It's easier to locate the problem if you understand the basics: Most dryers run on a motor that uses pulleys and belts turn the drum. Air that's gas- or electric-heated is pushed through the drum. Timed thermostats control heat and speed. Many if not most dryers also have a restart button that can get things running if the issue is not part of the motor, switches, or electrical system. If you are having trouble diagnosing the issue, it may be time to contact a dryer repair professional in Alexandria.

When breakdowns happen, we can help.