Home appliances help make every-day life more convenient, but they can also add more headaches and stress when they need to be repaired or replaced.  With our appliances getting smarter and more devices connected in the home, it's important to learn about the latest appliance trends and where to turn if they need to be fixed. 

At Angie's List, we provide lots of how-to and DIY projects that can help you get started on a home or kitchen upgrade, including options on various appliances and features that can make your home more comfortable.  It's important to your research before hiring a professional for appliance repairs and always get at least 3 quotes before starting the work.  You can also be quickly matched with 3 local appliance repair pros near you to get the job done now.

energy efficient washing machine
Appliance Repair & MaintenanceWasher | Dryer
Consumers in search of an energy-efficient washing machine routinely turn to the Energy Star label. Here's what you should look for when comparing appliances.
LaundryWasher | DryerHouse CleaningAppliance Repair & Maintenance
Overloading the washing machine is one of the most common mistakes when it comes to doing the laundry. Learning how to properly use and maintain your washing machine may help you avoid laundry problems and extend the life of your appliances.
stainless steel refrigerator and regular maintenance
Appliance Repair & MaintenanceRefrigerator | Freezer
Refrigerator maintenance is essential to keep your fridge from breaking down.
Simple maintenance will keep your washer from developing mold and odors, experts say.  (Photo courtesy of Angie's List member Wayne B. of Bellevue, Washington)
Appliance Repair & MaintenanceWasher | DryerFront Loading
Do your clothes come out of the washer smelling worse than they went in? Find out the causes and cures of washing machine odor and mold problems.
cleaning refrigerator coils
Appliance Repair & MaintenanceRefrigerator | Freezer
Cleaning a refrigerator’s condenser coils is the most important thing a homeowner can do to maintain a refrigerator's longevity. Find out why here.