Bicycle maintenance is generally easy. There are not many jobs that cannot be achieved by a home mechanic.
The following links go to the Park Tools website. They manufacture high quality workshop equipment. Their website is one of the most comprehensive on bicycle repair that you can find.
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You can also find many helpful bike maintenance videos on YouTube.
Remember, if you don’t feel competent at carrying out repairs contact a bike shop. Your bicycle’s maintenance is critical to your safety!