Before you pick up the phone to call a repair technician, know that there are some fridge malfunctions that have easy, DIY fixes. If you have one of these problems, you can take steps to resolve it yourself before spending money on a repair expert. Be aware, however, that tackling more complex repairs on your own isn’t usually a good idea. You might make the problem worse. You might even void the warranty on your unit. Leave complicated, intricate repairs to someone with the training and experience to solve the problem properly the first time.
As computers become smaller, more compact and more “appliance-like”, desktop support technicians will become obsolete and useless. And what is a Razr phone or a Blackberry if not computerized communication appliance? Can we say, Star trek?