The only thing more disturbing about trying to turn on an appliance and finding out it doesn't work is having the thing explode on the spot. Although in some ways, an exploding appliance could be a very comforting thing because the solution to the dilemma would be immediately and very clearly presented. You could just buy a new whatever.
Well, unless you're in Hawaii on vacation and it's New Year's Day. Even the laundromats were closed in Kailua-Kona when my washer broke.
The thing is anybody who knows me knows I am a solution-oriented individual. I welcome challenges, even if they are frustrating, irritating and annoying. You can read more about tips for fixing appliances in my personal blog today at this link: How to Fix the Problem When an LG Washer Doesn't Start.