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Online Survey Shows Most-Needed Appliance Is Refrigerator

April 29, 2003
RepairClinic.com, an online source for appliance parts and repair help, surveyed 270 people about which major household appliance they need the most. The No. 1 response by a wide margin was refrigerator.

Results are as follows — Question: If you could only have and use one appliance for an entire week, which one of the following would you choose?

  • Refrigerator (64 percent)

  • Washing machine (14 percent)

  • Range/stove/oven (11 percent)

  • Microwave (5 percent)

  • Dishwasher (2 percent)

  • Dryer (1 percent)

    RepairClinic.com offers advice via the Internet about how to make home appliance repairs. The Web site is designed for do-it-yourself homeowners, helping them diagnose problems, find and order parts, and make repairs. The service can be found at www.repairclinic.com.

    Publication date: 05/05/2003