How Long Do Common Household Appliances Last?
When should you replace your refrigerator? At what point does an air conditioner become inefficient? Receive valuable information about how long common household appliances can be expected to last by reading on.

Kitchen Appliances
  • Natural Gas Ranges: 15 years
  • Refrigerators: 13 years
  • Trash Compactors: 6 years
  • Dishwashers: 9 years
  • Microwaves: 9 years
Laundry Room Appliances
  • Dryers: 13 years
  • Washers: 13 years
  • Plumbing, HVAC, and Electrical System
  • Air Conditioners and Furnaces: 15-20 years

Water Heaters

  • 8-10 years for electrical units, 10 years for natural gas units

Keep in mind that these times are approximate. An appliance may need to be replaced sooner or later depending on wear and tear or other conditions.

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