Moreover, it is never a good idea to try to diagnose or attempt the appliance repair yourself. You will more than likely get stuck after disassembling your appliance, causing your Fountain Valley appliance repairman to reassemble it before he can even diagnose the appliance. This will end up costing you more; it’s always best to leave it the professional.
If you do not already have a “go to” appliance repair Fountain Valley technician, or are dissatisfied with your current company, it’s best to do your due diligence; however, there are a few “cut in stone” rules you need to follow. You not only want to establish a good rapport with your new appliance repair company, but obviously; you also want the best bang for your buck.
It’s important to note when shopping for a new appliance company, an honest appliance repair Fountain Valley technician or customer representative should not try to diagnose your problem over the phone-even if it is a common brand, such as Maytag, Amana, Whirlpool, General Electric, or Frigidaire, without first seeing it (for liability and professional reasons). Depending on its symptoms, he may be able to give you an approximation of associated costs; but be wary of lowball figures with an absolute, definitive phone diagnosis.
With just a little effort on your part, you can save yourself untold time and money by establishing a working relationship with a reliable Fountain Valley professional appliance repair company. One who has standards of excellence, years of experience and knowledge under their tool belts, as well as unparalleled customer service and expertise. They can’t wait to show you their stuff! Before calling a local appliance repair Fountain Valley service, have your appliance information (type of appliance, age and brand name) and your questions ready. Remember, a reputable company should welcome your questions. If they are too vague, hedge your queries or are rushing you, move on. Questions such as years of operation and customer recommendations are standard, but you should additionally expect your new appliance repair pros to be licensed, bonded, insured and factory certified.
After booking the appointment, expect them to:
• Be informed, courteous, clean, fast and reliable
• Give you a reasonable window of time; or call if he has been delayed
• Give job cost upfront after unit inspection
• Leave the work area clean
• Warranty all parts and labor
Find out if they can repair any/all appliances, such as:
• Refrigerators: Not cooling properly
• Ice Makers: (Refrigerator or stand-alone) No ice
• Washers: Not running, draining, or spinning
• Dryers: Not heating or tumbling
• Electric/Gas Ranges, Stoves, Cook-tops, Built-in models: Gas Leaking, no heat, not coming on
• Convection Ovens: Not coming on, not heating