Five ways you’re destroying your expensive phone, laptop, tablet, and TV

Regular maintenance and a little TLC will keep your technical equipment running smoothly.

How many smartphones have you dropped and crashed? It’s a horrible feeling – seeing her fall to the ground and knowing there’s nothing you can do.

Years ago, I put a tempered glass screen protector on my phone. The best part is when you drop your phone, and the glass gets shattered, you simply remove the protector, and it’s good as new. This is a link to the brand I’ve used for years, ESR.

Our equipment is a big investment. You need to handle your technology well to get your money’s worth. Regular maintenance is one way to stay ahead of the game. Tap or click to perform six checks to do now to avoid a huge repair bill later.

Based on calls to my software, emails, and questions posted on my website’s tech support forum, here are five common mistakes that might cost you: