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Appliance repair in Wilmette, Illinois

With some assistance from American Home Shield ProConnect ®, you can hire a local, vetted professional in Wilmette

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  • When your dryer starts taking a long time to dry your clothes, it's probably time to call in a professional. American Home Shield ProConnect™ can put you in touch with a local, vetted dryer repair technician in Wilmette who will help get your dryer and outfits back to their pre-laundry glory.
  • ProConnect pros perform a variety of jobs in the Wilmette area, including fixing fridges, dishwashers, and washing machines.
  • Simply let us know which device needs to be repaired and what the problem is.
  • Choose a two-hour time frame for our contractor to arrive.

Keep your appliances working properly all year.

Students are returning home from Northwestern University and other colleges, and school is out for the little ones—creating more work for your appliances.

Whether you're counting on refreshments from the refrigerator after a long day at Camp Ground Road Woods or using your washing machine and dryer to clean all the towels and clothes you use throughout from a camping weekend, your devices need to be working.

Your home is your sanctuary, but it’s also a machine. Your appliances work all year long, but temperature changes can tax them further. For example, refrigerators get more use when average temps reach 92 degrees, while stoves and ovens will see more use during the winters that can reach lows of 13 degrees.

ProConnect appliance repair professionals keep the devices in your house up and running when you really need them.

ProConnect makes it simple to find appliance repair service in Wilmette.

With ProConnect's professional appliance repair, you no longer have to the nearest Lowes to find parts for your appliance. Simply select the appliance that needs repair and we'll send a pro to your home in Wilmette.

Our repair people have been awarded a 5-star average rating on repair jobs in the area so you can have confidence in their work. No need to drive 3.52 miles to your nearest The Home Depot. Just get in touch with us.

When you get help from ProConnect, you will connect with a local who is a member of your community and has the experience to fix the most common brands in the neighborhood—from Sub Zero to Whirlpool and Maytag.
  • SAME Day with excellent service! Carlos L. was outstanding, his knowledge and manner how he was helping his customer should be complimented. ProConnect scheduling was right on target as well. Great job, from a very satisfied customer!
    Bill M., Glendale AZ
  • ProConnect made it extremely easy to book an appointment online and called me to get information about my washing machine. Repairman also called the day before the appointment to find out exactly what repair was needed. He was on time and knowledgeable. I would definitely use this service and repairman again.
    Suzanne P., Dallas TX
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Get your cost up front. There’s no pressure and no surprises.

Our upfront rates let you know from the start that you will be charged a fair rate—with no upsells or surprises.

Even better, you don’t pay a penny until the work is finished—and every job is part of by the *ProConnect Guarantee*.
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Protect your budget and your appliances with a home warranty.

A reliable appliance service provider is key when you live in Wilmette. American Home Shield is one of the Nation's premier home warranty providers. We only work with the most exceptional appliance repair professionals 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 issue. That is why, if your appliance can't be repaired, 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 giant repair bill. We will help sort out the problem regardless of if it can be fixed or not.

The American Home Shield Home Warranty is made for homeowners who want to ensure that their appliances work throughout the year. They are not insurance, rather a year-long service agreement that helps you cover the expense of fixing your appliances.

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Average Cost to Repair Without a Home Warranty in Wilmette, IL

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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Appliance repair in Wilmette FAQ

The cost to repair appliances can change by age, brand, and type. In Wilmette, average repair costs $222.46. 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.
Our washer repairs in Wilmette end up costing between $100 and $200. Depending on the features you choose, a new washer can cost as much as $2,000, depending on make and model. Kenmore washers and dryers are the most popular repairs in Abingdon, followed by Frigidaire, Samsung, and LG.
The typical repair need with water heaters is leak issues. As time goes by, water can create tiny cracks in the tank. If the 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 repairing a refrigerator in Wilmette is typically between $100 and $200, while the price of a new fridge is between $1,000 and $2,000. Additionally, it's important to note that Kenmore refrigerators are the most frequently serviced brand in Abington.

Built-in refrigerators cost more to replace than stand-alone models and have longer lives. Stand-alone fridges usually last around 12 years, so if your appliance is close to that age and is breaking down, it might be better to get a replacement. Kenmore refrigerators are the most common brand serviced in the Abington area.
If you live in Wilmette, your dryer may be the likeliest to break down. We get more service calls for Sub Zero dryers than any other type of appliance, followed by Whirlpool dishwashers and Maytag washing machines. 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 Sub Zero refrigerator or Whirlpool 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 Wilmette 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 dishwashers to washing machines—we’ll replace it.
A new appliance like a dryer can cost anywhere between $300 to nearly $2,000, while our average price for dryer repair in Wilmette is $367.19, so it’s usually cheaper to have your dryer repaired.

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 Wilmette.

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 Wilmette, where the average cost to repair your dryer is $367.19.

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