Understanding the Difference Between Appliance Repair and HVAC Repair

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When you think about the service industry there are many different professionals and professions to consider. For example, you may be wondering: if one of my appliances breaks,  what service should I call; appliance repair or HVAC repair? Here are the key differences in the field. Appliance Repair When you call someone in the appliance repair field, they are highly trained and qualified to … Read More

5 Skills Effective Appliance Repair Training Can Teach You

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If you are looking to further your knowledge in appliance repair, you need to make sure to find a program that can actually help you succeed. Whether you are just looking to repair your own appliances or actually want to turn your newfound expertise into a profession, here are 5 skills effective appliance repair training can (and should) teach you. … Read More

Should You Go Into Appliance Repair or Become an Electrician? A Few Things to Consider

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If you are mechanically inclined, enjoy problem solving and troubleshooting, and are interested in a new career, you may be considering both the appliance repair and electrician industries. While these career paths have some similarities and are appealing for similar reasons, there are also some major differences to keep in mind: What These Jobs Have in Common: Becoming either an appliance … Read More

Samsung Washer Recall Details – Are washers exploding?

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With a joint announcement on November 4, 2016 from Samsung and Consumer Product Safety Commission, 2.8 million Samsung washing machines are being recalled due to safety risks.  Samsung has also issued a safety warning for anyone who currently owns one of the models listed below. This recall involves 34 models of Samsung top-load washing machines.  The washing machines have mid-controls or … Read More

Take The Proper Safety Precautions When Working With Tools

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One of the big problems associated with repairing appliances is the difficulty of choosing the correct hand tools and knowing how to use them. Many people do use hand tools at home, but not everyone uses them the right way. When people use tools improperly, they usually will use them based on how they think they should be used. Also, … Read More

Student Traveled Halfway Across the World to Attend Our Course

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When Fred founded Fred’s Appliance Academy back in 2008, he never could have imagined that our training would be in such high demand that students would travel halfway across the world to attend our courses.  We can now proudly say we are a training facility that serves a global market.  While we have had international students from Canada and Bermuda, the students … Read More