Gas Appliance Hook Up Service

Some communities require professional installation for all gas appliances. These regulations can vary by state, county, municipality or ZIP code. Following is a list of jurisdictions requiring professional installation. This list is subject to change. If you are unsure about your local requirements, call 1-800-349-4358.

Cities:

Albuquerque, NM; Denver, CO; Gaithersburg, MD; Greensboro, NC; Holbrook, NJ; Knoxville, TN; Memphis, TN; Minneapolis, MN; New Orleans, LA; North Kingstown, RI; Richmond, VA; Toledo, OH; West Haven, CT

States:

Florida, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New York, Virginia

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Delivery & Haul-Away

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Sears Home Delivery

Home Delivery will be made on the date selected from the calendar at checkout. If you don't select a date at checkout, you will receive a call or email with the delivery date.


How to Reschedule Your Delivery


Online

Visit the Order Center in your Profile to update your Delivery date and options.


Reschedule My Delivery


By Phone

Please call us at 1-800-732-7747 and have your sales check number and the phone number that was used when your order was placed handy.




Your Delivery Window

  • Sears will contact you on the evening before your delivery with a 2-hour delivery time window. (Note: If the delivery time message is left on your voicemail, no confirmation is necessary.)
  • After 6pm on the evening before your delivery, you can also call 1-800-732-7747 for your delivery window.
  • Failure to be at the delivery address during the delivery window will result in a rescheduled delivery and additional fees may apply.

We can call you a half-hour prior to delivery to let you know that the team is on their way. To request a notification, please call 1-800-732-7747.




Things to know:

  • For products purchased through Sears, only one delivery charge will be charged per trip regardless of the number of items (all items must be on the same order, and delivered to the same address on the same date)
  • Delivery does not include installation
  • estimated delivery charge will display in your shopping cart
  • Delivery is available on most of these items: Refrigerators, Freezers, Washers, Dryers, Dishwashers, Stoves, Ovens, Cooking Ranges, Built-in-Microwaves, Projection TVs, Lawn & Garden Tractors, Tractor Accessories, Gas Grills, Patio Furniture Sets and Mattresses

Note: Certain products and/or brands may not qualify for Sears Home Delivery and instead may be delivered via Oversized Shipping.


Sears Haul-Away

Sears can haul away the items you're replacing for an additional charge of $15 per item. (Prices may vary in some markets.)


Things to Know:

  • Haul away is available on a one-for-one replacement basis only
  • Item requested for haul away limited to similar appliance type
  • Commercial grade appliances and installed appliances are not eligible
  • Item must be ready for pick up at the time of delivery

Preparing Your Home for Delivery

Here's what to expect from our delivery experts and how to get your home ready.


  • A responsible adult, 18 years or older, must be present during delivery.
  • Put all house pets in a separate area from the delivery path
  • If merchandise is to be left on the porch, garage or outside, a responsible neighbor or representative must accompany the Delivery Team and sign for delivery.
  • In inclement weather, please make sure there is a clear path from the street to the residence entrance (no ice, snow, debris, etc.)


    Our delivery experts will...

  • Remove one like item from the delivery premises or relocate one like item to an accessible location on the delivery premises for each new item delivered.
  • Connect delivered appliances to existing home utilities following the "Specific Product Guidelines" on the reverse side of this document utilizing the connector lines that the manufacturer supplies or that Sears provides to the Delivery Teams.
  • Remove packing materials from the delivery premises.
  • Occasionally need to use the Customers phone during or after delivery to place a Toll-Free call to the delivery office.
  • Use a range anti-tip device for free standing and slide-in ranges when providing a delivery with hook-up.
  • Determine the parts/accessories needed to safely connect appliances to home utilities and offer to sell any needed parts, accessories or installation services not purchased at the time of the appliance sale.
  • Use your supplied parts or accessories that are new, meet Manufacturer requirements and meet "Product Specific Delivery Guidelines."

  • Our delivery experts will not...

  • Reconnect relocated appliances to the homes utilities.
  • Can't utilize used connectors or Customer supplied connectors.
  • Remove their shoes, but will act safely with due care to protect your home and merchandise.
  • Lift/hoist over banisters or other obstructions, or through windows to deliver merchandise.
  • Relocate used appliances to a different address.
  • Perform carpentry, electrical or plumbing work.
  • Install and hook-up a free standing or slide-in range without installing a range anti-tip device
  • Install appliance trim kits.



Home Delivery Product Specific Information

Certain products and/or brands require special handling, are oversized or weigh more than 150 pounds are sent by Oversized Shipping.


Appliances

Get the specifics for home delivery of Appliances.


Lawn & Garden

Find delivery information about all things Lawn & Garden.


Home Electronics

See information about home delivery for Home Electronics.

Tools, Fitness, Spa

Read up on what you need to know about home delivery for Tools, Fitness and Spa.


Furniture

Understand home delivery options for your Furniture purchase.





The following delivery information and services apply to Sears Home Delivered items only. Look for the "Delivery" option when adding your product to the Shopping Cart or when reviewing your product in the Shopping Cart to determine whether this applies to the product you are purchasing. These services do not apply to items arriving via Oversized Shipping.




All-in-One Laundry Appliances

What to do before delivery:

  • Verify need utilities
  • Get a 3-prong grounded electrical outlet
  • Hot & Cold water supply with accessible shut-off is in close proximity to washer location
  • 240 V grounded 30 AMP electrical service / outlet OR Gas supply line with above floor shut-off valve in close proximity to the laundry unit's location
  • Determine and prepare an accessible location
  • Verify the dryer venting within the home is clean and clear and vents outside to allow proper operation of the new dryer
  • For convenience & safety, purchase a dryer connection kit which includes a flexible metal vent tube, metal elbow and 240V electrical cord (A new 240V electrical cord is required by the manufacturer)

Delivery Team will:

  • Remove unit from carton and place laundry unit in location
  • Remove tape, packing material and shipping restraints
  • Attach venting using new component or existing rigid or flexible metal venting that is clean and not visibly damaged
  • Connect the appliance following local code and using a new electrical cord or new gas connector which is in the original packaging and not visibly damaged
  • Provide you with any unused venting kit parts from the connection kit. (Unused venting parts can't be refunded or re-sold)
  • Connect water, gas and electrical
  • Level the unit
  • Short cycle test the unit.
  • Check for gas / water leaks
  • Provide Customer literature
  • Remove packaging from the premises

Delivery Team will not:

  • Use plastic venting, foil vent tubes or existing electrical cord or existing gas connector

IMPORTANT: Gas hook up may be an additional charge in some areas where codes/ordinances require licensed professional installation. Our delivery crew will not be able to hook up your appliance if you live in these locations. See a list of locations. You can arrange for a Sears licensed installer to do this work by selecting the Installation option during checkout, or by calling 1-800-326-8738.




Cooking Ranges (Electric)

What to do before delivery:

  • Determine and prepare an accessible location
  • Verify needed utilities
  • 240 V grounded 50 AMP electrical service / outlet within 3 ft. of range location
  • Purchase a new 240 V electric cord
  • Delivery Team will connect to either type of electrical outlet pictured below

Delivery Team will:

  • Remove item from carton.
  • Provide literature
  • Remove tape and packing material
  • Place range in location
  • Check 240 V. electrical outlet. Connect the dryer to the confirming electrical service following local code using a new 240 V. electrical cord in the original packaging and not visibly damaged
  • Level the range. Set grates & burners in place
  • Install a range anti-tip device furnished with the range according to the manufacturer specifications by drilling into your floor or wall for all free-standing or slide-in ranges delivered and hooked-up by the Delivery Team
  • Test the range - burners and oven
  • Remove packaging from the premises
  • If your current range is wired directly into a wall (meaning there is no plug to disconnect), the range must be disconnected prior to delivery of your new range. Should you need assistance in either disconnecting your old range or connecting your new range, Sears Online always recommends that you contact a local certified technician to do the work prior to delivery.

IMPORTANT: Certain manufacturers require the installation of an anti-tip device to ensure product stability. If the manufacturer indicates the product being delivered requires an anti-tip device and you approve the installation, then the Delivery Team will follow the manufacturer's instructions and install the anti-tip device furnished by the manufacturer. This service will be performed on products removed from the manufacturer's packaging and placed at their final location. Secure installation of an anti-tip device requires drilling into the floor or wall of the delivery location.




Cooking Ranges (Gas)

What to do before delivery:

  • Determine and prepare an accessible location
  • Verify needed utilities
  • 3 prong grounded electrical outlet
  • Gas supply line with above floor shut-off valve in close proximity of the range location
  • Purchase a new stainless steel gas connector

Local code may require that a plumber or gas technician connect the gas range. Your Delivery Team will connect to natural gas only - no LP connections.


Delivery Team will:

  • Remove range from carton
  • Provide literature
  • Remove tape and packing material
  • Place range in location
  • Connect the range to the conforming natural gas supply following local code using a new stainless steel flexible gas connector in the original packaging and not visibly damaged
  • Install a range anti-tip device furnished with the range according to the manufacturer specifications by drilling into the floor or wall for all free-standing or slide-in ranges delivered and hooked-up by the Delivery Team
  • Level the range. Set grates & burners in place
  • Test the range; burners and oven
  • Check for gas leaks at the range connection
  • Remove packaging from the premises

IMPORTANT: Certain manufacturers require the installation of an anti-tip device to ensure product stability. If the manufacturer indicates the product being delivered requires an anti-tip device and you approve the installation, then the Delivery Team will follow the manufacturer's instructions and install the anti-tip device furnished by the manufacturer. This service will be performed on products removed from the manufacturer's packaging and placed at their final location. Secure installation of an anti-tip device requires drilling into the floor or wall of the delivery location.

IMPORTANT: Gas hook up may be an additional charge in some areas where codes/ordinances require licensed professional installation. Your Delivery Team won't be able to hook up your appliance if you live in these locations. See a list of locations. You can arrange for a Sears licensed installer to do this work by selecting the Installation option during checkout, or by calling 1-800-326-8738




Dishwashers - Portable & Built-In

What to do before delivery:

  • Verify needed utilities are ready
  • Electrical service
  • Water supply with accessible shut-off in close proximity to dish washer location

Delivery Team will:

  • Remove product from carton or leave in carton per your request
  • Place product in location
  • Attach casters - If product is removed from the carton and comes with manufacturer supplied casters
  • Remove packaging from the premises

Delivery Team will not:

  • Connect dishwashers, built-in ovens or compactors


Ovens and Trash Compactors

What to do before delivery:

  • Verify needed utilities are ready
  • Electrical service
  • Water supply with accessible shut-off in close proximity to dish washer location

Delivery Team will:

  • Remove product from carton or leave in carton per your request
  • Place product in location
  • Attach casters - If product is removed from the carton and comes with manufacturer supplied casters
  • Remove packaging from the premises

Delivery Team will not:

  • Connect dishwashers, built-in ovens or compactors



Refrigerators and Freezers

What to do before delivery:

  • Determine and prepare an accessible location
  • Verify needed utilities
  • 3-prong grounded electrical outlet
  • Ice-maker/water dispenser models require a water supply line and water shut-off on the same floor level in close proximity
  • Purchase a 5-foot water connector line if needed
  • Recommended; purchase a 5-foot water line to connect the home water supply to the refrigerator. The 5-foot connector line allows movement of the refrigerator from the wall and reduces the risk of deterioration in existing lines.
  • If you currently own a built-in refrigerator, it needs to be uninstalled prior to delivery of the new refrigerator/freezer
  • Location is clear, cleaned if needed and has adequate space
  • Empty the refrigerator/freezer that will be removed

Delivery Team will:

  • Remove item from carton
  • Remove and re-attach handles and doors to complete delivery, if needed
  • Place product in location
  • Provide literature
  • Reverse merchandise doors, if requested
  • Check water flow. Reconnect to existing water line, provided that water line meets manufacturer and local building requirements and check for leaks. Note: Icemaker and water dispenser connections may require connectors and additional tubing
  • Remove tape and packing material
  • Place racks, crispers, ice trays, and door handles in factory recommended positions
  • Plug unit in and set to a mid-range cold setting
  • Level the refrigerator or freezer
  • Remove packaging from the premises

IMPORTANT: Certain manufacturers require the installation of an anti-tip device to ensure product stability. If the manufacturer indicates the product being delivered requires an anti-tip device and you approve the installation, then the Delivery Team will follow the manufacturer's instructions and install the anti-tip device furnished by the manufacturer. This service will be performed on products removed from the manufacturer's packaging and placed at their final location. Secure installation of an anti-tip device requires drilling into the floor or wall of the delivery location.




Laundry Dryers (Gas)

What to do before delivery:

  • Determine and prepare an accessible location
  • Verify needed utilities: 3 prong grounded electrical outlet for gas dryers - Gas supply line with above floor shut-off valve in close proximity to dryer location
  • Local code may require a plumber or gas technician connect the gas dryer
  • Delivery Team will connect to natural gas only - no LP connections
  • Verify the dryer venting within the home is clean, clear and vents outside to allow proper operation of the new dryer
  • For convenience & safety, purchase a dryer connection kit which includes a flexible metal vent tube, metal elbow and stainless steel flexible gas connector (A new gas connector is required by the manufacturer)
  • Laundry pedestals previously owned can be attached to a new washer /dryer only if the pedestal is listed for use with the new item by the Manufacturer
  • Buy manufacturer's stack kit if stacking the dryer on washer

Delivery Team will:

  • Remove dryer from carton
  • Attach dryer legs
  • Provide literature
  • Place dryer in location and reverse dryer door, if requested
  • Connect dryer to the conforming natural gas supply following local code using a new stainless steel flexible gas connector in the original packaging and not visibly damaged
  • Attach venting using new components or existing rigid or flexible metal venting that is clean and not visibly damaged
  • Stack laundry when requested using the manufacturer's kit
  • Remove tape, protective film covering and packing material
  • Level the dryer (If coin operated, set coin denominations, chute, CAM & money box)
  • Short cycle test the dryer
  • Check for gas leaks at the dryer connection
  • Remove packaging from the premises

Delivery Team will not:

  • Use or connect to plastic venting, foil vent tubes or existing gas connector

IMPORTANT: Gas hook up may be an additional charge in some areas where codes/ordinances require licensed professional installation. Our delivery crew will not be able to hook up your appliance if you live in these locations. See a list of locations. You can arrange for a Sears licensed installer to do this work by selecting the Installation option during checkout, or by calling 1-800-326-8738.




Laundry Dryers (Electric)

What to do before delivery:

  • Determine and prepare an accessible location
  • Verify needed utilities
  • 240 V grounded 30 AMP electrical service /outlet within 3 ft. of dryer location
  • Verify the dryer venting within the home is clean, clear and vents outside to allow proper operation of the new dryer
  • For convenience & safety, purchase a dryer connection kit which includes a flexible metal vent tube, metal elbow and 240V electrical cord (A new 240V electrical cord is required by the manufacturer)
  • Laundry pedestals previously owned can be attached to a new washer / dryer only if the pedestal is listed for use with the new item by the Manufacturer
  • Buy manufacturer's stack kit if stacking the dryer on washer

Delivery Team will:

  • Remove dryer from carton
  • Attach dryer legs
  • Provide literature
  • Place dryer in location and reverse dryer door, if requested
  • Check 240 V. electrical outlet
  • Connect the dryer to the conforming electrical service following local code using a new 240 V. from the original packaging
  • Attach venting using new component or existing rigid or flexible metal venting that is clean and not visibly damaged
  • Provide you with any unused venting kit parts from the connection kit (Unused venting parts can't be refunded or resold.)
  • Stack laundry when requested using the manufacturer's kit
  • Remove tape, protective film covering and packing material
  • Level the dryer (If coin operated, set coin denominations, chute, CAM & money box)
  • Short cycle test the electric dryer
  • Remove packaging from the premises



Laundry Washing Machines

What to do before delivery:

  • Determine and prepare an accessible location
  • Verify needed utilities
  • 3-prong grounded electrical outlet
  • Hot & Cold water supply with accessible shut-off in close proximity to washer location
  • Water valves need to be corrosion-free. Used hoses can't be reused due to leak risk
  • Drain the washer water prior to delivery
  • Standpipes must be at least 34 inches tall
  • Laundry pedestals previously owned can be attached to a new washer / dryer only if the pedestal is listed for use with the new item by the Manufacturer
  • Buy manufacturer's stack kit if stacking the dryer on washer

Delivery Team will:

  • Remove washer from carton
  • Attach washer legs
  • Remove tape, packing material and shipping restraints
  • Provide literature
  • Place washer in location
  • Connect washer to the conforming hot & cold water supply using only the manufacturer or Sears Delivery supplied water lines
  • Stack laundry when requested using the manufacturer's kit
  • Level the washer (If coin operated, set coin denominations, chute, CAM & money box)
  • Ground washer to a metal pipe or grounded receptacle
  • Connect drain hose
  • Short cycle test the washer
  • Check for water leaks at the washer connections
  • Remove packaging from the premises



Tool Chests / Power Tool Tables / Exercise Equipment / Spas / Pool Tables, Ping-Pong Tables and other Game Tables

The following delivery information and services apply to Sears Home Delivered items only. These services do not apply to items arriving via Oversized Shipping.


Customer preparation prior to delivery...

  • Determine and prepare an accessible location

Delivery Personnel will...

  • Un-carton and remove packing materials if requested by Customer
  • Place item in an accessible location
  • Assemble treadmills, elliptical and exercise cycles

Delivery Personnel will not...

  • Assemble tool chests, tables and exercise equipment not listed above
  • Install plumbing material
  • Assemble sheds, lawn buildings or gym sets



Lawn Tractors / Riding Mowers / Snow Throwers / Gas Grills / Sheds - Lawn Buildings / Gym Sets

The following delivery information and services apply to Sears Home Delivered items only. Look for the "Delivery" option when adding your product to the Shopping Cart or when reviewing your product in the Shopping Cart to determine whether this applies to the product you are purchasing. These services do not apply to items arriving via Oversized Shipping.


What to do before delivery:

  • Determine and prepare an accessible location

Delivery Personnel will...

  • Open and remove packing materials at your request
  • Place item in an accessible location
  • Assemble Kenmore Elite Stainless Steel gas grill - attach side handles, shelves and insert burners
  • Attach grill -Island- in place of side handles / shelves when Island is delivered with grill
  • Remove packaging from the premises

Delivery Personnel will not...

  • Assemble gas grills other than Kenmore Elite Stainless Steel grills
  • Assemble lawn tractors and riding mowers on the delivery premises. Requested assembly will be performed prior to delivery
  • Assemble sheds, lawn buildings or gym sets



The following delivery information and services apply to Sears Home Delivered items only. Look for the "Delivery" option when adding your product to the Shopping Cart or when reviewing your product in the Shopping Cart to determine whether this applies to the product you are purchasing. These services do not apply to items arriving via Oversized Shipping.


What to do before delivery:

  • Determine and prepare an accessible location

Delivery Team will:

  • Open and remove all packing materials
  • Place item in an accessible location
  • Remove hang tags and provide tags to Customer
  • Attach table legs / table leaves
  • Attach base and decks using the manufacturer provided brackets or mending plate
  • Set all shelves, doors and glass inserts in place
  • Level tables and cabinets
  • Insert light bulbs, plug in and test lighting features
  • Wipe furniture clean of dust - clean all glass delivered with the furniture item
  • Remove packaging from the premises

Delivery Personnel will not...

  • Assemble -ready-to-assemble-furniture



Home Electronics

The following delivery information and services apply to Sears Home Delivered items only. Look for the "Delivery" option when adding your product to the Shopping Cart or when reviewing your product in the Shopping Cart to determine whether this applies to the product you are purchasing. These services do not apply to items arriving via Oversized Shipping. All Sears Home Delivery eligible products will be delivered in carton. The delivery team will not open boxes or initiate set up.

Televisions (LCDs, Plasma, DLP, etc.)

What to do before delivery:

  • Determine and prepare an accessible location
  • Check that location is clear, cleaned if needed and has adequate space

Delivery Team will:

  • Place the packaged TV in the desired location within the delivery premises.

Delivery Team will not

  • Open TVs
  • Connect TVs to the power source or signal source
  • Connect DVDs, VCRs, Game and Sound Systems
  • Assemble TV stands
  • Wall or ceiling mount TVs
  • Program Digital TVs / remote controls


Local Delivery

When you need it right away, Sears has these special delivery services to make your life easier. With Local Delivery, we pick up purchases from multiple merchants and bring them all to your doorstep. Local Delivery is currently only available in parts of Boston, Chicago, New York City and Washington D.C.




Delivery

  • We'll email you when your order has left for delivery
  • You must be present to receive Delivery
  • Does not include installation, setup or haul away



How it works:
  • Local Delivery items are indicated with a symbol
  • A small fee may apply
  • You must be present to receive Delivery
  • Does not include installation, setup or haul away

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