Before you attempt to do any appliance repairs yourself or before calling a local appliance repair company, you should first check to make sure that your refrigerator, stove, range, dishwasher or washer and dryer is not still covered under the manufacturer’s warranty. If your home appliance is still under warranty, you need to find out the procedures to use the warranty as the last thing you will want to do is attempt some type of do it yourself repair and actually void the warranty.
If you have the warranty, then use it, don’t attempt to fix the kitchen appliance yourself, so find out from the warranty provider for a list of appliance service companies that you can use for your refrigerator repair, range repair, stove repair, dishwasher service, washing machine repair or dryer service.
Now if you have an older appliance that is not under warranty, you will have 2 options, either to fix it yourself or to call an appliance repairman to do the repairs. If you are going to do the repairs yourself, you should first start with your owner’s manual for the appliances. If you cannot find the manual you can either look on the appliance itself for some instructions or you can go online and look for a downloadable copy on your appliance manufacturer website or from another appliance parts website.
A local appliance parts store can give you advice and instructions for repairing your appliance, you can also look on Youtube.com for how to videos. Now if you do not feel comfortable repairing your appliance yourself, then you can try to find a local appliance repair company to service your appliances. You have several options that can help you to find a good appliance service technician that is near to you. You can start with the yellow pages, you can ask friends and family, you can do a search online by using your favorite search engine or you can try a local online directory that has a list of local service provider’s close by.