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Repairs: Electric
 
 

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Save money on repairs of electric items by always checking to see if there is a reset switch. Check your power source, and breakers.  If possible, check for loose wires.  It is not thrift friendly to call out a repair man until you have done everything possible to fix a broken item yourself.

 

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Frugal footnotes:

Here are some additional frugal tips to save money on electrical repairs.

- Many electric jobs are DIY.  Watch a few videos and learn this skill.
 
- Always try and fix items before you think about discarding them.  Sometimes it is just a loose wire that needs connecting.
 
- When working on wiring in your home, be sure and turn off the circuit breakers.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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