Repairing : make it do, make it last
With the economic downturn, it seems more and more people around the world are willing to throw away the throwaway economy we are living in. Repairing our gadgets and possessions is getting more important.
In the Netherlands, up to twenty repair cafes have opened ” a place you take your old, broken-down items, buy a cup of coffee and get your things fixed so that you can continue using them.” as Triple Pundit reports.
In a nutshell :
Upgrade your laptop, your phone, your camera when you need to—when you have a functional, definite, need to—not because you simply want to…
To conclude, the same Treehugger proposes to take ownership of our gadgets back by DIY. Indeed, being able to repair our smartphones, computers, laptops, tablets and so on should do a lot in terms of sustainability.