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Appliance repair in El Cerrito, California

With the help of American Home Shield ProConnect®, you can get your appliances working again.

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Same-day appliance repair in El Cerrito

  • Your dishwasher is one of the hardest-working appliances in your home, so when it starts acting up, you need a dishwasher repair professional who can get it back to working like new. American Home Shield ProConnect™ can connect you with a local, vetted dishwasher repair technician in El Cerrito who will have your dishwasher up and running as soon as possible.
  • ProConnect pros complete a variety of services in the El Cerrito area, often fixing refrigerators, dishwashers, and washing machines.
  • Simply let us know which device could use some work and what the issue is.
  • To keep you from waiting all day, a repair person will show up within the two-hour window of your choosing.

In any season, be sure your devices are fully functional.

Summer and winter vacation can cause extra strain on your appliances with kids out of school and at home more and college students on break from University Of California-Berkeley and other universities.

The summer heat and chilly fall weather in El Cerrito can be oppressive, and beating the elements can create additional strain on your fridge, washer and dryer, and other devices.

While it’s essential to keep all your appliances working consistently, some are more prone to seasonal wear and tear than others. Summer and winter temperatures can cause extra strain on appliances, but even spring's average 56-degree and fall's 63-degree temperatures can affect appliance performance.

We use appliance repair professionals who can help keep the household appliances you need running smoothly.

We know El Cerrito

El Cerrito is ranked #260 in the state of California when it comes to service calls. The average cost of a call for appliance repair services is around $155.86. However, counts of certain appliances might differ. Dishwashers and dishwashers, for example, have a greater service count in El Cerrito, while washers have a lower one.

With an average rating of 4 stars, you can anticipate excellent work from our service people in your area.

When you hire a local, you get a person who knows how to fix the appliances in your community—including Kenmore, Whirlpool, and Maytag, the most prevalent brands in El Cerrito.
  • The repairman was was very helpful and professional when performing his work, as well as very helpful in answering our questions regarding our dish washing machine. We're extremely happy with his service.
    Manny R., El Cerrito
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With ProConnect's upfront pricing, you know precisely how much you will be charged for repairs in El Cerrito before they start.

Plus, our *ProConnect Guarantee* assures you that each job will be done properly—and you won't pay anything until your appliance is fixed.

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Save with a home warranty.

It's critical that your appliance repair business is reliable, dependable, and licensed in El Cerrito, regardless of where in the city you live. Looking for a trustworthy appliance repair company in El Cerrito? Look no further than American Home Shield. In your times of need, AHS has a nationwide network of pre-screened, skilled appliance repair technicians who are ready to help. No one enjoys sitting around and waiting for a repair pro to arrive when their fridge or washing machine breaks down. AHS will send a qualified repair pro to your home right away so you can get back to your normal routine. If your appliance is beyond repair, we'll even provide you with a replacement.

American Home Shield Home Warranties are different from insurance. They are plans made for homeowners like you with appliances they need to keep in working order. Our annual home service agreement helps ease the expense to replace or repair the parts in your home's appliances and systems.

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Average Cost to Repair Without a Home Warranty in El Cerrito, CA

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 El Cerrito FAQ

Appliance repair costs vary by the type and brand of appliance. The average cost for repair jobs in El Cerrito is $155.86.
A new washing machine can cost $2,000 or more. Washing machine repair in El Cerrito will cost around $179, so it is most likely less expensive to have a washer repaired. Kenmore appliances are the most frequent repairs in Abingdon, followed by Frigidaire, Samsung, and LG.
The biggest problem with water heaters is a leak. As time goes by, water can create tiny cracks in the tank. If your tank is leaking near the water outlet or inlet, you might be able to tighten the couplings to repair 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.
The cost of refrigerator repair in El Cerrito is usually between $100 and $200, while the price of a new refrigerator is between $1,000 and $2,000. Additionally, it's important to note that Kenmore refrigerators are the most frequently serviced brand in Abington.

Stand-alone refrigerators have lifespans of about 12 years, while built-in fridges cost more and last much longer. If you own a stand-alone model around 12 years old and is broken, it might be worth replacing rather than fixing it. Kenmore is the most frequently serviced refrigerator brand in Abington.
If you live in El Cerrito, your dishwasher may be the likeliest to break down. We get more service calls for Kenmore dishwashers than any other type of appliance, followed by Whirlpool dishwashers and Maytag washers. The age of your appliance can help you determine if you should replace it or seek repairs.

From Kenmore refrigerators to Whirlpool dishwashers, a few easy actions can help extend the lifespan of your appliance. Whether your appliance is new or you've had it for a while, read through the manual, watch a tutorial, or get professional advice to know how to best clean each appliance. It's also smart to keep track of when to repair rather than replace. Don't assume your breaking down appliance is past saving. Save yourself the expense of a brand-new appliance by properly cleaning and caring for your appliances.

You can make the right decision whether to repair or replace an appliance with the right coverage in El Cerrito. American Home Shield® members can rest easy knowing their appliances will be protected at any age. Our home service plans cover appliances like fridges, dishwashers, and washing machines—no maintenance records or home inspections required. And if we can’t repair a covered item, we’ll replace it.
You may find it easy to diagnose and fix your dryer on your own. A dryer might malfunction for multiple 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. For dryer repair beyond what you want to attempt, many repair pros in El Cerritos 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. 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 El Cerrito.

When breakdowns happen, we can help.