ABA Appliance Repair, Inc. Blog

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3 Tips on How to Choose a Dryer Repair Technician

A broke down dryer is an inconvenience anytime it happens. Imagine, it's laundry day and you've thrown a load in your Kenmore washing machine. Fifteen minutes later, the wash has gone through its final cycle. You throw your laundry in the dryer, close the door, set the timer to 45 minutes, hit the start button, and nothing happens. You need to call a dryer repair company but you don't have any idea who to call. You open the yellow pages and contemplate the characteristics that you would expect of an appliance repair technician.  Knowledgeable: A dryer repair tech is knowledgeable, understanding every aspect of...
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Knowing When You Are in Need of Dryer Repair

Many people rely on their dryer for their regular laundry routine, which can make it particularly frustrating when this appliance suddenly stops working on you. However, there are signs you can look out for before your dryer fails completely indicating that you may be in need of dryer repair. Here are a couple of signs you can look out for when doing laundry that indicate that your dryer likely needs to be repaired. Your Clothes Take Forever to Dry A clear sign that something isn't right with your dryer is if it suddenly begins taking a great deal longer than it...
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Dryer Repair 101: How to Prevent Your Dryer From Becoming a Fire Hazard

Improper maintenance can lead to your dryer catching fire. According to www.usfa.fema.gov, 34% of dryer fires are due to a lack of cleaning the appliance. To ensure your dryer is safe and not a fire risk, follow the maintenance tips provided below. Why Dryer Fires Happen Lint is a highly combustible material. Allowing it to accumulate in your dryer or in your dryer's venting tube can lead to a serious fire hazard. A blockage due to lint build-up will ultimately restrict air flow, causing your appliance to overheat and catch fire. Thankfully, preventing a fire only takes due diligence and proper...
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Dryer Repair: Signs That Your Dryer Needs to be Repaired

Dryers are a valuable part of any laundry routine, as they can help those without the time or space to allow their clothes to hang dry to quickly and easily dry their clean clothes. However, as with any appliance that is used frequently, your dryer will begin to break down over time and need repair. It is important to be aware of the signs that your dryer is in need of repair, as thousands of house fires are started each year by malfunctioning dryers. Here are a few of the signs that you can look out for that indicate that you...
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When Is Dryer Repair the Right Option?

A broken dryer immediately leads to time-consuming consequences: You either set up clothes lines (which some housing associations specifically ban), or you gather up your laundry and figure out where the closest laundromat is. After that, the hunt for a new dryer begins. But does it have to? Many common issues with dryers are actually solvable by a trained technician. Here are just a few of the situations where dryer repair is the likely solution. Your dryer works, but isn't properly heating up.  This happens if the temperature switch or heating coils fail. A bad fuse can also cause this issue, which is simply...
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