The average two-person household has approximately 14 appliances with many being located in the kitchen, and while this provides convenience, it can also lead to expensive repair bills should an appliance start to malfunction or break down.
The average appliance repair cost is between $106-$243, with an average cost of $174. Factors that impact the final repair bill include the appliance type, how difficult it is to service, and the energy source it uses. Typically, the most expensive appliance to repair is an HVAC system, with an average repair cost of $900. Homeowners faced with repairing an appliance should consider replacing the unit as sometimes that is more cost effective.
Learn about factors that impact appliance repair costs.