Fix What You HaveAugust 8, 2008
There are many benefits of fixing what you have over buying something new. A lot of other people think so too, check out what they have to say on the topic.
Once you understand how important it is to fix something, where to go to learn how? If you have a broken appliance, start with Repair Clinic.
Whatever else might be broken or damaged, there is probably a website telling you how to fix it. Try to repair before you toss. Who knows, you might become so good at repair, your friends may come to you to fix their stuff.