Murphy’s Law is real
There are two things in life you can absolutely count on: 1. The sun will rise in the morning and 2. That new expensive thing that you just bought is going to break.
But don’t go out and waste a ton of money on a new one—or a ton of time waiting for someone to show up and fix it. We’ve done some digging to find simple DIY repair tricks that require almost no money and just a little bit of patience. And if that fails, here’s the best time to buy appliances.