Microwave Repair Microwaves have definitely changed the way people cook and eat food. Just think about how easy they have made cooking. Put your food inside, push a few buttons, and wait for the microwave to do its job. If your microwave has stopped working, it is going to need to be serviced. Most of the times microwave problems can be fixed very quickly, maybe even in time for dinner. If your microwave is giving you troubles, call Totem Appliance Service. Sometimes microwaves break. It is just a fact of life. We put a lot of time into our kitchen appliances. It is a wonder that they last as long as they do. Most common microwave problems are a simple fix to a trained appliance technician. Totem Appliance Service specializes in microwave repair. Repairing your temperamental microwave costs a lot less that buying a new unit. Save yourself some cash and get your microwave repaired so that you can pop a nice bag of popcorn, sit on the couch, and watch a good movie. Emergency Tips! Smoke or Sparking – unplug or shut off the breaker immediately. Leaking water or overflowing - turn off the machine and shut off the water supply. Standing water - DO NOT operate any appliance - turn off the breaker. Smell gas (smells like rotten eggs) do not use your appliances. Exit your home and call for assistance from your gas company or 911. Shut off gas main if possible. Appliance fire - use a fire extinguisher or baking soda to douse a flame. Flour, water or other substance can make it worse. Large fire, exit and call 911.