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Appliance repair in Columbia, Maryland

American Home Shield ProConnect® pairs you with a local, vetted pro who will help keep the appliances in your house in working order.

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4.3 average rating in Columbia

Same-day appliance repair in Columbia

  • We know a thing or two about the appliances in Columbia, as a matter of fact, we fix more devices in the city than most of Maryland. We service many kinds of appliances, but the most frequent repairs in Columbia are refrigerators, dishwashers and dryers.
  • Tell let us know which appliance could use some work and what the problem is.
  • In order not to have to wait all day, a repair person will come to your home within a two-hour window.
  • Our vetted local pros in Columbia will make sure your appliance repair is done right.

Be sure your devices working properly during the heat of summer.

With school out and college students returning home, your devices are in for a workout this summer. Whether it's a refreshing drink from the fridge after a fun day at Merriweather Symphony of Lights or washing and drying all the clothes and towels that help you make it through the hot, sticky days, your appliances have extra work to do during the summer. ProConnect finds appliance repair professionals to help ensure that you do not have to go long without the devices you rely on.

We make it simple to find appliance repair service in Columbia

No more asking friends for suggestions or searching reviews on the internet to find the best appliance repair in Columbia. Just select what's broken and we'll send a pro over at a time that's best for you. Soon, you'll be receiving the knowledgeable help of one of our repair people who have earned a 4.47-star average rating on 105 jobs in the area. The appliance brands we see the most in in Columbia are Kenmore, General Electric, and Whirlpool, and our local contractors know how to repair them whatever other appliance brands are in your house.
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  • The job was done very professionally. There was nothing to repair, as it was smarter to pay for a new appliance given the cost involved.
    Vivian Feen L., Columbia
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You deserve the top appliance repair in Columbia, but that doesn't mean you should be overcharged. Our upfront pricing means you know exactly how much you’ll be charged right from the start. No surprise fees or upsells. Better yet, you don’t pay a cent until the work is finished—and every job is part of by the *ProConnect Guarantee*.

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American Home Shield Home Warranties are different from insurance. They are plans made for people like you who own appliances they need functioning properly. Our year-long home service agreement helps mitigate the price of replacing or repairing the parts in your home's appliances and systems. If one of your items is damaged and cannot be repaired, we will help you find a replacement.

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Average Cost to Repair Without a Home Warranty in Columbia, MD

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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Columbia appliance repair FAQs

Average appliance repair cost in Columbia is $211.52, but your price is dependent on the appliance brand and type.
Our washing machine repairs in Columbia cost between an average of $276.06 and most repairs are done on washers between 6 and 10 years old. Depending on the type of washing machine you buy, a new washer could cost between $500 and $2,000, so it is likely more cost effective to get a broken washing machine repaired.
The most common trouble with water heaters is a leak. As time goes by, water can cause tiny cracks the tank. If your tank leaks near the water outlet or inlet, you might be able to tighten the connections to stop the leak.
The average cost of getting a fridge repaired in Columbia is $336.84, which is considerably cheaper than getting a new one. New refrigerators can run between $1,000 and $2,000.Stand-alone refrigerators typically last around 12 years, while built-in fridges can cost a lot more but run longer on average, so if you have a stand-alone model around 12 years old that has issues, you should buy another instead of fixing it.
If you live in Columbia, your refrigerator may be the most likely to break down. We get the most service requests for refrigerators than any other type of appliance. The age of your appliance can help you determine if you should replace it or seek repairs.Any household appliance has a limited lifespan, but taking the right precautions can extend the life of your things. Taking care of your appliances can help lengthen their lifespan and save you some money, too. Look through the manual for the appliance make, model, and brand and get a sense of how to correctly clean and maintain your appliance.Repairing or replacing appliances is easy with the right coverage plan. A home service plan with American Home Shield® requires no maintenance records or home inspections. Covered appliances like dishwashers, fridges, and dryers, no matter their age, will be repaired or replaced.
New dryers can cost between $300 and $2,000, and our average repair cost of only $338.49 in Columbia, it is often cheaper to repair a dryer in most cases.It may be beneficial to fix your dryer yourself, if you can diagnose the issue. A dryer can stop working properly for a variety of reasons, so finding the right source and area is an important first step. Dryers can experience problems from not stopping or starting to overheating or taking too long to complete a cycle. If you don't want to attempt the repairs, many dryer repair experts in Columbia will be happy to help.Your dryer likely follows the same basic functions: Most dryers work via a motor with pulleys and belts that turn the drum. Air that's gas- or electric-heated is pushed through the drum. Heat and speed are controlled by timer. 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 Columbia.

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