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Appliance repair in Des Plaines, Illinois

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Appliance repair in Des Plaines with same-day service

  • Des Plaines is one of our most-serviced areas in Illinois. We most frequently work on fridges, water heaters, and dishwashers in your area, so if yours is giving you trouble, we know how to fix it.
  • Choose which appliance you're having trouble with and we'll find the best professional in Des Plaines to get it fixed.
  • Pick a two-hour window for our contractor to come to your home.
  • Our vetted local professionals in Des Plaines will make sure your appliance repair is done right.

Keep your devices working properly throughout the summer.

Your appliances will have extra work to do with the kids out of school for the summer and college students returning home. Whether it's a cool drink from the refrigerator after a long day at Northwestern Woods or washing all the towels and clothes that help you make it through the hot, sticky days, your appliances have to work even harder this summer. Our appliance repair professionals keep the devices in your home functioning properly when you really need them.

ProConnect makes it simple to find appliance repair service in Des Plaines

With ProConnect's professional appliance repair, there's no need to the nearest Lowes to find the tools and parts to repair your device. Merely choose the appliance that needs repair and we'll find the right pro to send to your house. ProConnect pros have been awarded a 4.63-star average rating on repairs in the city so you can be confident that they will do a good job. The brands we repair most frequently in Des Plaines are General Electric, Kenmore and Maytag, and our local service people are aware of their common problems, along with the problems of other brands in your home.
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  • The service tech was on time and clean.
    Wil G., Des Plaines
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Know your costs from the start and you won't get charged until the appliance is fixed.

Get your cost up front. There’s no pressure and no surprises.

Our upfront prices let you know ahead of time that you will be charged a fair rate free from upsells or surprises. What's more, you don’t pay a dine until the job is complete—and every job is part of by the *ProConnect Guarantee*.
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A home warranty protects your wallet and your appliances.

The American Home Shield Home Warranty is designed for people with houses who want to make sure that their appliances work throughout the year. They're not insurance, but a year-long service agreement to help you cover the cost of fixing your appliances. If one of your covered items stops working and it can't be repaired, we'll help find a new one. Guaranteed.

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$39.99
per month
On average, home warranty plans cost from $500 to $700 per year. Our plans begin as low asper month.
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Average Cost to Repair Without a Home Warranty in Des Plaines, IL

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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Des Plaines appliance repair FAQs

The average appliance repair cost in Des Plaines is $177.60, but the actual cost depends on the brand and type of the appliance.
The price of a replacement washer can be more than $2,000. Service costs are usually around $100 and $200, so it's often less costly to have your washer repaired in Des Plaines.
The biggest trouble with water heaters is leaking. Over time, water can rust the tank. If your tank leaks near the water outlet or inlet, you can use a pipe wrench to tighten the couplings to fix the leak.
The average cost of repairing a fridge in Des Plaines is $440.11, which is considerably cheaper than purchasing a new fridge. New refrigerators cost on average between $1,000 and $2,000.Built-in refrigerators cost more to replace than stand-alone models but have longer lives. Stand-alone fridges typically last around 12 years, so if your refrigerator is around that age and is breaking down, you might be better off getting a new one.
In Des Plaines, refrigerators are most commonly in need of repair. So, it could be likely yours will need attention as it ages. If you notice unexpected noises, malfunctions, and issues that you can't pinpoint, have a professional take a look before you decide to replace. Age plays a factor in whether or not you should replace the appliance or if you should seek help from an appliance repair professional in Des Plaines. If an aging appliance is breaking down often, it may be time to shop for a new model.Adopting a few good habits can help you extend the expected lifespan of your appliance. For new and old appliances alike, read through the manual, watch a tutorial, or get professional advice to learn about proper cleaning and maintenance. It's also smart to keep track of when to repair rather than replace. Don't assume your malfunctioning appliance is past saving. Be kind to your wallet and your schedule with proper upkeep and the right knowledge.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 water heaters, fridges, and dishwashers, no matter their age, will be repaired or replaced.
A new appliance like a dryer can be between $300 to nearly $2,000. In comparison, our average charge for dryer repair in Des Plaines is $242.45, so it’s usually less expensive to repair a dryer.If you can diagnose the issue on your own, it may be easier to fix your appliance yourself. 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 issues 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 Des Plaines are ready for the job.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. Heat and speed are controlled by timer. Many if not most dryers also have a restart button that can solve issues if they are 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 Des Plaines.

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