Microwaves aren't the most expensive appliances in the modern kitchen, but it's still well worth making the effort to keep yours in good running order for as long as possible. Following these tips will help extend the life of your microwave with very little effort.
1. Make Sure You Hit Stop
Microwave failures are commonly caused by overheated fuses, switches, and capacitors. It's not that these components are particularly expensive, but they are quite tricky to repair, and many people will simply choose to throw their microwave away instead of going to the bother.