FAQ

Techmate Overview

What is Techmate?

Techmate is your personal technology concierge - providing technology support that comes to you. We offer a wide range of services that include device setup, repair, and training. You can read more here.

Is Techmate available in my city?

We currently serve the Bay Area - click here view the areas we service.

When are Techmates available?

Techmates are available between 9am and 9pm, Monday - Sunday.

Security & Trust

How secure is Techmate?

Techmate maintains the highest level of security, and each page is verified with SSL certificate. All checkout and personal information is encrypted to ensure your security. Techmate is a California Corporation and is fully licensed and insured.

All Techmates must pass a thorough background check, personality assessment, and knowledge test before they enter the system.

Techmate Training

All of our Techmates are tech support experts, with relevant training and experience for the types of devices they service. Whether they specialize in troubleshooting home networks or repairing damaged smartphones and tablets, we only work with the top professionals.

Do you provide a warranty for parts purchased through Techmate?

All products are covered by the original manufacturer’s warranty and they should be contacted directly with any questions or issues.

Is there any guarantee on your work?

If you run into any issues with the work Techmate performed, please let us know! We have a 30-day 100% guarantee. If you aren’t happy, we’ll make it right. You can email us at hello@JoinTechmate.com or call (844) 266-8694.

Techmate Services

How does Techmate work?

Techmate offers simply amazing tech support for the home. New customers can either book through the website or give us a call at (844) 266-8694. We just need your location, the type of tech issue you need help with and when you’d like to set up an appointment. Then we’ll connect you with one of our expert Techmates, who will come to you to perform the requested service.

What services do you offer?

We offer a wide range of services that include device setup, repair, and training. For a more comprehensive list of services please visit here.

What brands do you work with?

We work with most all brands and device types including Apple/Mac, Microsoft/Windows, Dell, Samsung and many more. For a more comprehensive list please visit here.

How do I get a price estimate for a service?

You can view our One-Time Appointment and Membership pricing details here.

Membership

How do I sign up for a Techmate Membership?

You can either sign up for Membership online call us at 844-266-8694 and we’ll assist in setting up your Member account!

Are there limits to my online support as a member?

As a Techmate Member you receive unlimited email, phone, and chat support.

Appointments

Can I request a specific Techmate?

Yes, you can request a specific Techmate. However, matching will be determined based on skill, location, and availability so that we can be sure the right tech is assigned for your needs.

Can I book an appointment for friends/family?

Yes, simply book online with their address and device information or call us at 844-266-8694 to setup the appointment.

What if an issue comes up during the appointment?

Please contact our support team immediately. You can give us a call at (844) 266-8694, chat us through the website, or email us at hello@JoinTechmate.com.

How will I identify my Techmate?

You will receive an email confirming the Techmate who has been assigned to you. The email will contain a clear photo of their face, and a little more information about them.

How do I rate a Techmate?

Following your appointment, you’ll receive an email to rate your experience with Techmate. Also, you can always email us at support@jointechmate.com to share your feedback.

Can I tip my Techmate?

We pay Techmates above industry standards to incentivize top performance. If you loved your experience, please give them a 5-star rating and request them on future appointments.

Do I need to be home?

Yes, we ask that you be home for the start of the appointment or provide access instructions to your home.

How should I prepare for my appointment?

Give us as much information as you can about your needs so that we’re properly equipped to help when we arrive (details about what’s happening, as well as device types and model numbers). Other than that, make sure you have the power supplies for your devices, any relevant software, as well as account info and passwords if relevant for your appointment.

What if I’m not sure what the issue is?

If you are unsure what the issue is, give us a call at (844) 266-8694 and we’ll assist you in the diagnosis.

What if I need more help after my appointment?

We are happy to return for additional help. Simply schedule another appointment by giving us a call or booking through our website.

What if I’m unhappy with the service?

We offer a 30-day Guarantee on all appointments. If you are not satisfied with your experience please contact our support team and we will make it right.

Payments

How do I add a new payment method?

Please contact our support team and we’ll update your payment information. You can call us at (844) 266-8694 or email hello@JoinTechmate.com.

How do I edit my payment method?

Please contact our support team and we’ll update your payment information. You can call us at (844) 266-8694 or email hello@JoinTechmate.com.

How do I delete a payment method?

Please contact our support team and we’ll update your payment information. You can call us at (844) 266-8694 or email hello@JoinTechmate.com.

Cancellation & Appointment Change

What if I need to cancel my appointment?

You may cancel by calling us at (844) 266-8694. Cancellations with less than 24 hours notice will be charged for ($69).

What if I need to reschedule my appointment?

You may reschedule your appointment by calling us at (844) 266-8694. If the rescheduled with less than 24 hours notice will be charged for ($69).

Become a Techmate

How can I become a Techmate?

Simply go here apply. We will follow up with you for next steps if you are a fit.

Policies

Legal and Privacy

https://jointechmate.com/privacy-policy.html

Terms of Service

https://jointechmate.com/terms-of-service.html