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Appliance repair in Dorchester, Massachusetts

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Same-day appliance repair in Dorchester

  • We know Dorchester, in fact, we answer more repair jobs in the city than in most of the other cities in Massachusetts. We complete many types of appliance repairs but the most common in Dorchester are for refrigerators, stoves, and washers.
  • We'll select the right repair person for you. Simply tell us what appliance needs repairs and what the problem seems to be.
  • Our pro will arrive within the two-hour window you choose so your appliance is fixed as soon as possible.
  • Have your appliance repair in Dorchester done right with our highly reviewed local professionals.

Keep your devices working properly all summer.

Your appliances will have additional work to do with school out for the summer and college students returning home. Whether it's a refreshing drink from the refrigerator after a fun day at Boston Boat Hostel or washing and drying all the clothes and towels you need to survive the hot, humid months, your appliances have to work even harder during the summer. We find appliance repair professionals to help make sure you do not need to go a day without the appliances you rely on.

We make it simple to find appliance repair service in Dorchester

You no longer need to pore over numerous reviews while searching for the best appliance repair in Dorchester. Instead, all you have to do is tell us what the problem is and when to come fix it. With an overall rating of 5 stars on service calls in the city, you can expect that our pros can get the job done. The brands we work with most frequently in Dorchester are General Electric, Kenmore and whirlpool, and our local contractors are familiar with their typical problems, as well as the problems of other brands in your home.
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  • I was very pleased with the service. The repairman was punctual,and quickly assessed and fixed the problem.
    Wilner B., Dorchester
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The American Home Shield Home Warranty is different from insurance. Our plans are designed for homeowners like you, who own devices that need to work properly. If one of your covered items is damaged and we can't fix it, we will help you find a replacement.

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Average Cost to Repair Without a Home Warranty in Dorchester, MA

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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Dorchester appliance repair FAQs

The average appliance repair cost in Dorchester is $110.36, but the actual cost will depend on on the brand and type of the appliance.
A new washing machine could cost $2,000 or more. Washing machine repair in Dorchester will cost $129 on average, so it is most likely to your economic benefit to have a washer repaired.
Leaks are the biggest problems with water heaters and are often the result of small cracks in the tank or loose connections at the water inlet and outlet.
Fridge repair in Dorchester is often between $100 and $200, purchasing a new fridge, on the other hand, costs somewhere between $1,000 and $2,000.Stand-alone refrigerators work best for about 12 years, while built-in fridges can cost more but run much longer, so if you have a stand-alone model around 12 years old that's broken, you should invest in a new one instead of getting it fixed.
Our most frequently requested home appliance repairs in Dorchester are for dishwashers, so yours will likely need attention as it ages. You’ll be able to see when when your appliance requires servicing if you notice strange noises, inefficiency, and other issues. Age plays a factor in whether it is worth replacing your appliance or if you should seek professional repair advice in Dorchester. If an older appliance is experiencing frequent or costly issues, it may be time to buy a newer version.A few simple steps can help extend the lifespan of most appliances. Especially if your appliance is new, read through the manual, watch a tutorial, or get professional advice to know how to best clean each appliance. It's also good to know when a repair is a better option than a replacement. Don't assume your breaking down appliance has reached the end of its life. Save yourself the expense of a brand-new appliance with proper upkeep and the right knowledge.The decision to repair or replace an appliance in Dorchester 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 stoves to washers—we’ll replace it.
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 important before you attempt or seek repairs. Dryers can experience issues from not stopping or starting to overheating or taking too long to complete a cycle. For dryer repair beyond what you want to attempt, many repair pros in Dorchester are just a phone call away.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 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 Dorchester.

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