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Appliance issues have a tendency to always pop up at an unexpected time... With Handy Repairs you can be assured to always get the best service right at your doorstep!

About us


Our company was previously known as washingmachine.79repairs founded in 2010 – 7 years of service. It has been operating as washingmachine.79repairs for the last 6years. I, James Nyalove also known as James Nyaravu has been sole owner from 2010 and believe in client satisfaction. We have been in the Maintenance Business for many years and we’re a very experienced company. We are very serious with what we do. Our Aim is to be client orientated.

We are one of few companies that is ready giving a 24/7 365 day’s service. We are working with affordable rates to meet customers needs. We GUARANTEE First class service, every time. We mainly work in the Southern suburbs, but also work in and around Cape Town areas.

See a full list of all our appliance repair services here:


  • Washing Machines
  • Dishwashers
  • Tumble Dryers
  • Ovens
  • Stoves and Hobs
  • Microwaves
  • Kettles
  • Irons
79HandyRepairs offers a variety of services for tailored to your needs.

Is your washing machine...

  • getting no power although the outlet has power?
  • not agitating or spinning, or doing so weakly?
  • not draining water?
  • not finish it’s cycle?
  • leaking at the door of your front loader?

  • Don't worry... we have the skills and experience to get your washing machine into tip-top shape!

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    79HandyRepairs offers a variety of services for tailored to your needs.

    Is your dishwasher...

  • leaking water or make unusually noisy sounds?
  • sound like it's running but it's not filling up with water?
  • leaking soap from the door or not draining the water?
  • not completing the wash cycle or taking too long to do so?
  • still leaving you with dirty dishes or not turning on at all?

  • We know just what the problem is and how to fix it!

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    79HandyRepairs offers a variety of services for tailored to your needs.

    Is your tumble dryer...

  • not drying your clothes after a cycle?
  • spinning but you can't feel any heat?
  • taking longer than usual to dry your clothes?
  • getting to hot or not turning on?
  • not spinning even though the motor is running?

  • Eish... Luckily, we can fix it for you!

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    79HandyRepairs offers a variety of services for tailored to your needs.

    Is your oven...

  • not turning on?
  • not getting as hot as it always would?
  • taking forever to heat up?
  • door not closing properly?
  • burning everything you put into it?

  • Sounds like a issue we know how to repair.

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    79HandyRepairs offers a variety of services for tailored to your needs.

    Is your stove...

  • unable to adjust the heat?
  • not heating up one of the plates?
  • tripping your electricity?
  • not switching on?
  • Our handy hands can have your stove up and running in no-time.

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    79HandyRepairs offers a variety of services for tailored to your needs.

    Is your microwave...

  • making sparks when you use it?
  • on but the turntable isn't turning?
  • making loud buzzing sounds or other strange sounds?
  • not turning on at all?
  • not heating your food at all?

  • We can definitely help you fix that.

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    79HandyRepairs offers a variety of services for tailored to your needs.

    Is your kettle...

  • not turning on even when everything is plugged in?
  • shocking you when you touch it?
  • making weird or abnormal sounds?
  • creating sparks when you plug it in?
  • not turning off when biol point has been reached?

  • No problem is too big for our troubleshooting and fixing ability.

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    79HandyRepairs offers a variety of services for tailored to your needs.

    Is your iron...

  • producing too much or too little heat?
  • not steaming correctly?
  • leaking or messing water all over the place?
  • spraying water improperly?
  • not even turning on?

  • Just a quick diagnose and fix and your on your way to ironing again.

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    Didn't have your coffee because of a faulty kettle?
    Or did you get your food or clothes burned?

    Maybe you've had your washing machine give up on you? If anything of that or inline with that is the
    case, then you'll probably love our timely and affordable appliance repairs!

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    Satisfied customers, have a say!


    A big thank you goes out to James for honest, quick and professional service in fixing my LG Auto Washing Machine. What a great guy to deal with, 79HandyRepairs comes highly recommended.

    Craig Earl Boggenpoel

    79HandyRepairs has a great attitude. Also very professional and work ethics are amazing. Highly recommended. They just repaired my tumble dryer.

    Vikki Hansen Rissik

    A huge thank you to James and Samuel from 79HandyRepairs for finally fixing my washing machine - free of charge. THAT is what service is all about.

    Diane Brooks

    In our Blog we always have some helpful tips for you and your appliance needs!


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