Common Mistakes That Novice Appliance Technicians Make

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When you are learning, mistakes are just another tool to enhance your education. You make a mistake, you learn what went wrong and what you should have done, and then you come out a more knowledgeable technician on the other side. However, that doesn’t change the fact that when you are first starting out as an appliance technician, every mistake … Read More

10 Reasons to Send Your Graduate to Appliance Repair School

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Every year, teens grow into graduates and start making plans to leave home. Whether they launch immediately or hang around the house for another few years, parents always have the same worry. Have you prepared them enough? Are they ready, and do they have the tools they need to live on their own? Of course, you’ll always be there to … Read More

Appliance Repair Lessons Learned Only in the Field

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No one starts out as an appliance repair expert. Even if you have a natural talent for appliances and plumbing, everyone makes beginner mistakes. Before you’re trained or have repaired a few dozen appliances, most home handy family members have duct-taped and questionably plumbed a few things along the way. It takes hours of manual reading and months of hands-on training … Read More

Appliance Industry 2020 Q1 Results

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Take a look at the following info from Whirlpool, Electrolux, Samsung, and LG to see how each performed in the last quarter. Q1Statement Q1Analysis CEOInterview Q1Statement Q1Analysis Q1Statement Q1Analysis Q1Statement Q1Analysis

The 7 Reasons Why Appliance Repair Technicians Carry Cleaning Supplies

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Working with tools is an essential part of appliance repair. You have to be comfortable with your screwdriver and combination wrench sets. You need to be handy with pliers and know when it’s time for the stubby tool. But one aspect of the toolkit sometimes surprises rookies: The cleaning supplies. A well-stocked appliance repair truck often includes a wide array … Read More

Field Service During a Pandemic

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We know there are tons of information being shared about how to protect ourselves from coronavirus. There’s much concern around mitigating the spread of disease to our Field Team & our Customers. We thought we’d take the opportunity to share with you what our field service team is doing to stay safe during these uncertain times. Considering the advice and … Read More

Build Your Appliance Repair Business by Training Rookies with Fred’s Academy

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Appliance repair is an industry where there is always demand. Appliances are an essential part of modern living and most people would prefer to have their large and valuable home applianced repaired than to buy a new one. In any neighborhood, the local appliance repair services have plenty of business, repairing everything from washing machines to microwaves. However, building your … Read More

5 Reasons Why Appliance Repair is Recession-Proof

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If you’re looking to build a lifetime career, appliance repair is a profitable skill to have. Once you know how to repair everyday household appliances safely and professionally, every neighborhood is a potential source of business. There is always a demand for repairs to household appliances. People need stoves, fridges, and laundry machines. They need dishwashers and chest freezers. Repairing … Read More

Learn Appliance Repair Skills And Launch Your Career Today!

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With job markets becoming more competitive all around the world, unemployment is growing, especially in the USA and Canada. However, the situation is not at all hopeless. You can still launch a career as an appliance repair technician. And it gets better; you can opt to be employed or set up your own business. But either way, you will have … Read More

Appliance Industry 2019 Q4 Results

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Take a look at the following info from Whirlpool, Electrolux, Samsung, and LG to see how each performed in the last quarter. Whirlpool Q4 Statement Whirlpool Q4 Analysis Electrolux Q4 Statement Electrolux Q4 Analysis Samsung Q4 Statement Samsung Q4 Analysis LG Q4 Statement LG Q4 Analysis