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Second Source Computer Center History

picture of a server switch In 1992, the average person was just starting to realize that they could not only enjoy, but also afford a personal computer for work and play. The World Wide Web had just begun to offer a way to connect with ideas and people. All of a sudden there was a whole new way of doing things, and it was available to everyone.

This was the year that John Goodridge, along with his brother, opened a business called "Second Source" - a name that represented the idea that everyone could own a second-hand computer at an affordable price.

John's initial business focus was to make available a variety of new and pre-owned computers for home and business. While John still sells computers and laptops, the repair services side of his business has taken off leading to computer repairs, data recovery, gaming console repairs, DC Jack / power repairs and so much more. We are proud to offer that same great service but in a bigger space at our new location on 600 Westtown Road.

picture of a computer harddrive Second Source's new location is bright and airy, with an easily accessible showroom and a much larger service department capable of handling even the most complex computer and laptop repairs.

The team at Second Source has always provided a unique blend of high quality customer service, personal assistance, and professional technical service by experts to get the job done right the first time. We explain to each customer our best recommendation given the state of their personal diagnostic. If a customer is looking to purchase a new or pre-owned computer, we have extensive firsthand knowledge of the best options available. We have a large inventory of both new and used computers and laptops available.

At Second Source, we pride ourselves in taking the necessary time to solve each customer’s needs and are not afraid to elaborate and explain our professional recommendation. Our team of highly trained and experienced technicians are always happy to answer questions on our services and recommendations to help you, the customer, make the best possible decision regarding your technology/computer repair. Stop by our store today to see what a member of our team can do for you!

Reviews From Google!




Aidan O'Connor
Aug 05, 2022

These guys were great! They fixed my computer in a timely manner at a fair price. I was very pleased with the service and will definitely use them again in the future.


mert karhan
May 14, 2022

Chris is a very honest guy. I will definitely come back again.


Gary Diamond
Jan 26, 2022

Extremely satisfied with Second Source Computer Center. Having a business, I needed to have my computer repaired as soon as I could. John was so helpful and expedited the repair. Chris the technician was able to diagnosis the issue and have the repair completed quickly. I absolutely be using the company again and definitely recommend them to anyone needing service work. The customer service is to be commended, very professional.


Luke Routhier
Jan 22, 2022

They were very helpful, knowledgeable, and enthusiatic. They were able to look at the specs of my laptop while I was still in the store and within a minute told me that they would charge more than my laptop was worth to fix it. They also gave me advice on what to buy if I wanted to attempt the repair myself and what to look for in a new laptop - all free of charge. I really appreciated the honesty in helping me instead of just trying to make a sale.