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Appliance Plus is a family owned business serving Rural Iowa since the 1950's. Independently family owned and growing into the 4th generation. Appliance Plus is a GE showcase dealer supplying rural Iowa with new, scratch & dent and pre-owned appliances. 


  • Appliance Plus, Oelwein was purchased in the 1950's by Duane and Tacy Fox.

  • U.S. Cellular was added along with the GE Appliances the same year.

  • In 1996 another building in Oelwein was purchased and renovated to house the ever growing administration team for the company.

  • Gary and Brenda Fox purchased the Oelwein store from Duane and Tacy in 2003.

  • In 2005, Gary and Brenda purchased The Phone Connection in Independence offering U.S. Cellular and GE Appliances.

  • The West Union U.S. Cellular Store was opened in November 2013.

  • The New Hampton U.S. Cellular Store was opened in June 2016.

  • In 2017 the building at our current location in Oelwein was purchased and remodeled and is now the new home of U.S. Cellular, GE and Haier Appliances.

  • Gary went on to expand in July 2019 by adding US Cellular and appliances in Charles City.

  • Keeping the momentum going, he added Webster City to the list of locations including US Cellular, appliances, liquidation sales, and furniture between September 2019- early 2020.

  • In November 2021, Gary expanded by adding two locations, a US Cellular Forest City and and Appliance and US Cellular Osage 

  • July 2022, Added UScellular Waukon & Dyersville Locations

  • In October 2022 added Dyersville Appliance Plus Location

  • Logo Branding 2023


Appliance Plus is committed to bringing you the top name brand appliances and products at low prices. From the sale to delivery and installation to service, our goal is to meet and exceed our customers' needs. We will work with you to find a product that fits your needs, budget and lifestyle. Not to mention, you'll be supporting the local community! Spend it here. Keep it here. Buy Local. We look forward to seeing you!

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