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Appliance repair in Placentia, California

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4.6 average rating in Placentia

Same-day appliance repair in Placentia

  • Picture 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 Placentia who can restore your fridge before your food goes bad.
  • ProConnect pros complete a variety of services in the Placentia area, often fixing refrigerators, dishwashers, and water heaters.
  • Tell us which appliance needs to be repaired and what the issue seems to be.
  • With us, you never have to wait long for help to arrive. When you contact us, a repair person will come to your home within a two-hour window.

Get your appliances working properly during the summer heat and cold of winter.

Summer and winter vacation is a busy time for your appliances with children at home more and college students returning from California State University-Fullerton and other colleges.

Whether you're grabbing an icy beverage from the refrigerator after a long day at Firestone Scout Reservation or using your washing machine to clean all the laundry that get you through from a weekend of camping, your devices need to be ready.

Your home is your sanctuary, but it’s also a machine. The appliances in your house work hard throughout the year, but seasonal changes can put more strain on them. Refrigerators work harder in Placentia's 94-degree summer high temperatures, as thirsty or snack-prone kids and college students return home. Ovens and stoves, on the other hand, see more action in winter and over the holidays, when temps can sink to average lows of 53 degrees.

No matter the season, having your appliances serviced by a professional is always a good idea. Regular maintenance can extend the life of your appliances and avoid costly repairs down the road. And, when it comes to home appliances, being safe is always better than sorry. Get in touch with us today if you need home appliance repair or service in Placentia. We're here to assist you with keeping your house operating smoothly throughout the year.

We know Placentia

With ProConnect's professional appliance repair, you no longer have to the nearest Ace Hardware to search for the tools and parts to repair your device. Simply choose the appliance that needs to be fixed and we'll send a pro to your home in Placentia.

Soon, you'll benefit from the knowledgeable aid of one of our repair people who have earned a 4.81-star average rating on 58 jobs in the area. No need to drive 2.13 miles to your closest The Home Depot. Just give AHS a ring.

The appliance brands we see the most in in Placentia are Whirlpool, Kenmore, and General Electric, and our local service people are experts on top brands whatever other brands of appliances you have.
  • The technicians arrived within the expected time frame and quickly diagnosed and repaired the problem.
    kevin L., Placentia
  • Karl was a very nice man who worked diligently to find what was wrong. He gave me a choice and I really appreciated that.
    Ursula F., Placentia
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Appliance repair doesn't have to drain your bank account. Our upfront prices let you see precisely how much you'll pay before the repairs start.

Best of all, our *ProConnect Guarantee* ensures that each job will be done right—and you don't pay anything until your appliance is repaired.

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A home warranty protects your budget and your appliances.

A reliable appliance service provider is key when you live in Placentia. American Home Shield is one of the United States' premier home warranty providers. We only work with the most exceptional appliance repair pros in the country. We know that everyone can buy a brand-new appliance or keep covering the cost of multiple service visits for the same appliance issue. That is why, if your appliance can't be fixed, AHS will replace it with a new one. By having an appliance warranty from AHS, you don't have to worry about your appliances suddenly breaking down and racking up a large repair bill. We will help resolve the problem regardless of whether or not it can be repaired.

American Home Shield Home Warranties are not insurance. They are plans made for homeowners like you with devices they need functioning properly. Our annual home service agreement helps lower the expense of replacing or repairing parts of your home's appliances and systems.

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Average Cost to Repair Without a Home Warranty in Placentia, 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 Placentia FAQ

The price of appliance repair can change by age, brand, and type. In Placentia, average repair costs $201.43. Kenmore appliance repair costs, for example, are less than those of other manufacturers. The most prevalent machines that require servicing are fridges, dryers, dishwashers, and ranges.
The cost of a replacement washing machine in Placentia can be upwards of $2,000. Service costs are generally around $264, so it's usually less costly to get your washing machine fixed. The most frequent fixes in Abingdon are Kenmore appliances, followed by Frigidaire, Samsung, and LG.
Leaks are the most common issues with water heaters and are often caused by rust in the tank or loose couplings at the water inlet and outlet. Households in Abingdon typically have to repair their Kenmore water heaters more often than other models, with new water heaters costing between $1,000 and $3,000.
The average refrigerator repair cost in Placentia is $306.62, much less than the price of a new fridge. A new unit costs between $1,000 and $2,000. One thing to also keep in mind is that Kenmore refrigerators are the most common brand serviced in the Placentia area.

Stand-alone refrigerators work best for about 12 years, while built-in fridges are generally more expensive but work longer, so if you have a stand-alone model around 12 years old that has an issue, you should buy a new one instead of having it repaired. In the Abington area, Kenmore refrigerators are the most frequently serviced brand.
If you live in Placentia, 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 Kenmore dishwashers and General Electric water heaters. The age of your appliance can help you determine if you should replace it or seek repairs.

It’s possible to exceed your appliance's expected lifespan with some simple actions. Taking care of your appliances helps keep them like new and can save you a lot of money. First, learn how to clean and care for all your appliances, whether it's a Whirlpool refrigerator or Kenmore dishwashers. You can read through the manual, watch a tutorial, or get professional advice. When a problem does occur, it's smart to seek advice from a pro before throwing in the towel and buying a new appliance.

The decision to repair or replace an appliance in Placentia 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 dishwashers to water heaters—we’ll replace it.
New dryers can cost between $300 and $2,000, and our average repair cost of only $203.82 in Placentia, it is often more affordable to repair a dryer in most cases.

It's important to diagnose the problem before deciding to take repairs on yourself. Dryers can experience a range of issues—from not starting properly to the drum not turning. It may be that your dryer is taking much too long or that it gets too hot. Find the source of the problem before you try to repair it. If you are curious about professional services, our average dryer repair cost is $203.82 on average in Placentia.

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 Placentia, where the average cost to repair your dryer is $203.82.

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