Hopefully, you all had a great Holiday and are ready to start tackling some of your New Year's Resolutions! If doing some fixes around the house is at the top of the list, this guide will help you tackle at least one common maintenance project: your fridge or freezer! Far too frequently, people would rather kick their fridge or freezer to the curb at the sign of any problem. In reality, these appliances have long lifespans, and if it's still in the prime of its cold life, you should consider rolling up your sleeves and performing some DIY maintenance and repairs. Here are our five tips and tricks to keep your fridge or freezer running in tip-top shape. Adjust the Thermostat It may seem obvious, but sometimes the thermostat can.