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Appliance repair in Ellicott City, Maryland

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Same-day appliance repair in Ellicott City

  • Imagine this scenario: you're thirsty, so you open the fridge to pour a glass of cold water, only to realize that the pitcher is room temperature. American Home Shield ProConnect™ will quickly put you in touch with a local professional in Ellicott City who can get your fridge working before your food goes bad.
  • Our pros answer more calls in Ellicott City than in most other cities in Maryland. The most frequent repair calls in your area are for fridges, washers, and dishwashers, and if yours is not working, our expert pros can help
  • When your appliance stops working, choose the service you need, and we’ll match you with a trustworthy and knowledgeable appliance repair professional who’s the right fit for you.
  • For your convenience, a service person will come to your home within the two-hour window of your choice.

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

Students are returning home from University Of Maryland-Baltimore County and other colleges, and school is out for the little ones—which adds up to more work for your appliances.

Whether everyone's grabbing a refreshing treat from the fridge after a fun day at Hollofield Campground or you're washing and drying all the towels and clothes from a camping weekend, your devices have their work out for them.

Your home is your sanctuary, but it’s also a machine. Your appliances work all year long, but temperature changes can often make them work harder. For example, refrigerators be used more when average temps reach 95 degrees, while stoves and ovens need to work extra hard during the winters that can reach lows of 27 degrees.

We find appliance repair professionals that can help fix the issue so you don't have to go without the appliances you rely on.

We make it simple to find appliance repair service in Ellicott City.

Scheduling professional appliance repair through ProConnect is easy in Ellicott City. Avoid the hassle of looking for parts at the local ace Hardware and trying to handle the repairs on your own. Simply select the appliance you need repaired and the time you want the pro to come to your home.

ProConnect contractors have completed more than 69 jobs in the city with an average rating of 4.55 stars, so you can be confident in the work being done.

The popular we work with most often in Ellicott City are Whirlpool, General Electric, and Kenmore. Our area repair people are experienced fixing the frequent difficulties of these brands, as well as those of other brands in your house.
  • Our tech, Woody, was here twice, and now the dryer seems to be working fine. I enjoyed talking to Woody. He was knowledgeable and helpful - I learned a few things. Thank you!
    Louise H., Ellicott City
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Upfront prices. No surprises. Pay when the work is done.

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

ProConnect's upfront pricing lets you know from the start that you will pay a low rate—free from upsells or surprises.

In addition, our *ProConnect Guarantee* helps you relax, knowing that all jobs are carried out correctly—and you don't have to pay anything until your device is working again.
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A home warranty protects your budget and your appliances.

No matter where you live in Ellicott City, it's essential that your appliance repair service is reliable, dependable, and vetted. American Home Shield (AHS) is the perfect solution for appliance repair in Ellicott City. AHS has a nationwide network of pre-screened, qualified appliance repair techs ready to assist when you need it most. When your refrigerator or dishwasher breaks down, the last thing you want to do is wait around for someone to show up and fix it. With AHS, you can take comfort in knowing that help headed your way. We'll send a technician to your home as soon as possible so you can get back to your normal routine. If your appliance can't be repaired, we'll even find a replacement for you.

The American Home Shield Home Warranty is different from insurance. Our plans are designed for homeowners like you, who own devices that need to be kept in good shape.

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Average Cost to Repair Without a Home Warranty in Ellicott City, MD

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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Ellicott City appliance repair FAQs

The average appliance repair cost in Ellicott City is $273.01, but the actual cost will depend on the manufacturer and type of your device.
Our washing machine repairs in Ellicott City cost around $332 and most of the washers we repair are between 6 and 10 years old. Depending on the type of washer you buy, a new washer could cost between $500 and $2,000, so it is likely less expensive to get a malfunctioning washing machine repaired. Kenmore appliances tend to be the most common repairs in Abingdon, followed by Frigidaire, Samsung, and LG.
Leaks are the typical problems with water heaters. As your water heater ages, water eats away at the tank and causes small fissures. If the water leaks by the cold water inlet or hot water outlet, it could be possible to fix the leak by simply using a pipe wrench and tightening the couplings. Kenmore water heaters are the most repaired in the Abingdon area, with new water heaters typically costing between $1,000 to $3,000.
The average cost of getting a fridge repaired in Ellicott City is $413.72, which is a lot cheaper than getting a new refrigerator. New refrigerators usually cost between $1,000 and $2,000. Another thing to note is that Kenmore refrigerators are the most frequently serviced appliance in Abington.

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

From Whirlpool refrigerators to General Electric washers, 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.

Repairing or replacing appliances in Ellicott City 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 refrigerators, washing machines, and dishwashers, no matter their age, will be repaired or replaced.
The average price for us to repair in Ellicott City is $255.05. 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 Ellicott City.

Most dryers function the same, but higher-end models may have additional capabilities. The basic functions of a dryer include: A motor with pulleys and belts turn the drum. Gas- or electric-heated air blows through the device to dry your clothing. Timed thermostats control heat and speed. Dryers usually have a door and activating switch that will keep the dryer from starting if not closed properly. Sometimes the dryer needs to cool for a few minutes before it’s functional again. If you are having trouble diagnosing the issue with your dryer or locating the malfunctioning part, it may be time to contact a dryer repair professional in Ellicott City, where the average cost to repair your dryer is $255.05.

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