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the Cost of In Home Computer Repair

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$ 50
Jan 2008
Asheboro, NC
Hourly fee for in home computer repair  more... close row
$ 50
Mar 2008
Valrico, Florida
Defragmenting computer worked wonders  more... close row
$ 100
Mar 2008
Liverpool, NY
Getting a referral is important  more... close row
$ 150
Mar 2008
Brooklyn, NY
Technician came to home at my convenience  more... close row
$ 90
Sep 2007
Brandon, FL
In a hurry to have computer fixed  more... close row

Description of service

Our second computer had stopped working. It was about 5 years old and had a lot of important data stored on it. We wanted to have it back up and running, as there was a lot of important data on it.

We had a computer tech come out to look (free on-site) at it and it was determined the power supply had gone bad. We bought the part separately, but were charged $90 for about 45 minutes worth of labor for him to diagnose the problem.

Review of Service

We were charged the minimum hourly rate for the service, even though the technician was here for less than the full hour (45 minutes) and altogether probably did about 30 minutes of work.

We probably could have done better if we weren't in such a hurry to get the computer fixed.

Not a great value for the price.


Be sure to know how much the hourly rate is going to be.

Before you pay for additional parts and service, check to see if it is possible to make the repair yourself.

Shop around different rates, and see if it is cheaper to drop the defective parts off yourself.

If you have computer savvy friends, take advantage of them!

$ 125
Mar 2008
Chicago, Illinois
Computer guru came to house to repair  more... close row
$ 350
Mar 2008
Virginia Beach, VA
Quick and efficient laptop repair  more... close row
$ 250
Feb 2008
Prairie City, IA
Power supply was fried in a lightning storm  more... close row
$ 350
Jun 2008
Redondo Beach, CA
Blue screen of death required repair  more... close row
$ 495
Jun 2006
Davie, FL
Much more expensive to have them come to you  more... close row
$ 0
Mar 2008
Pittsburgh, PA
Extended warranty provided free service  more... close row