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Appliance repair in Elmhurst, Illinois

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Appliance repair in Elmhurst with same-day service

  • Refrigerators, washing machines, and dishwashers are the appliances we fix most frequently in Elmhurst but our pros can handle any appliance repair request.
  • We'll choose the most appropriate repair person for your needs. Simply tell us which appliance needs repairs and what the problem seems to be.
  • A contractor will come to your house within the two-hour window you have chosen, so your device can be fixed during a time that's convenient for you.
  • Our vetted local experts in Elmhurst will make sure your appliance repair is done right.

Summer is here. Make sure your devices are working properly.

With school out and college students returning home, your appliances are in for a workout this summer. Whether it's a refreshing beverage from the refrigerator after a big day at Holiday Lane Condo or washing and drying all the clothes and towels you need to survive the hot, sticky days, your devices have to work extra hard during the summer. We find appliance repair professionals to help make it so you do not need to go a day without the appliances you rely on.

Appliance repair service in Elmhurst made easy

With ProConnect's professional appliance repair, there's no need to the nearest Home Depot to search for parts for your appliance. Merely select the appliance that is malfunctioning and ask for a pro to come to your home. Our contractors have been awarded a 4.75-star average rating on jobs in the city so you can be confident that they will get the job done right. The brands we work with most commonly in Elmhurst are Kenmore, Whirlpool and General Electric, and our local repair people are experienced fixing their typical issues, as well as the problems of other brands in your house.
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  • The repair person was so respectful of my home by wearing shoe covers so he wouldn't track wetness from snow through my house. He also wore a mask the whole time he was here.
    Nancy K., Elmhurst
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American Home Shield Home Warranties are different from insurance. Our plans are designed for people like you who own devices they need functioning properly. Our year-long home service agreement helps alleviate the expense to replace or repair the parts in your home's appliances and systems. When your systems and devices break down, we're there for you. And if we can't repair your covered item, we'll help replace it. Guaranteed.

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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 Elmhurst FAQs

The average appliance repair cost in Elmhurst is $196.69, but the actual cost will depend on on the manufacturer and type of the device.
Our washing machine repairs in Elmhurst cost between an average of $183.95 and most repairs are done on washers 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 cheaper to get a malfunctioning washer repaired.
Leaks are the typical problems with water heaters. As your water heater ages, water corrodes the tank and causes tiny fissures. If the water leaks next to the cold water inlet or hot water outlet, you might be able to fix the leak by simply using a pipe wrench to tighten the couplings.
A new fridge costs between $1,000 and $2,000, while the average cost of refrigerator repair in Elmhurst is only $256.52. You will likely save a bundle by opting for repairing vs. replacing a refrigerator.Stand-alone fridges last for around 12 years, on the other hand built-in refrigerators cost more and last much longer. If you own a stand-alone model around 12 years old and is showing signs of wear, it might be worth replacing rather than fixing it.
In Elmhurst, refrigerators are most commonly in need of repair. So, it may come up that yours will require attention as it ages. If you notice unexpected sounds, 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 it is worth replacing your appliance or if you should seek help from an appliance repair professional in Elmhurst. If an aging appliance is breaking down often, it may be time to look for a new model.Household appliances have limits to their lifespans, but you can take steps to prolong the use of your appliances. Taking care of your appliances can help keep them in good working order longer and protect your budget. Read through the manual for the particular model, make, and brand and get a sense of how to correctly clean and maintain your appliance.The decision to repair or replace an appliance in Elmhurst 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 fridges to washing machines to dishwashers—we’ll replace it.
A new dryer can be anywhere between $300 to nearly $2,000. Our average charge for dryer repair in Elmhurst is $254.38, so it’s usually less expensive to repair a dryer.It may be beneficial to fix your dryer yourself, if you can diagnose the issue. A dryer might malfunction for multiple 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 Elmhurst are just a phone call away.Most dryers run the same way, but different models and brands may have unique features. 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 laundry. Timed thermostats control heat and speed. Dryers usually have a door and activating switch that unless properly closed, will keep the dryer from starting. Your dryer may need to cool all the way down before starting 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 Elmhurst, where the average cost to repair your dryer is $254.38.

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