Category Archives: Blogs About Garbage Disposal

Q&A: All About Your Drains 

Posted on: July 20, 2018

Your drains are a crucial part of your day to day life, and when one begins to clog you notice immediately. Our technicians are plumbing experts and have answered some common drain cleaning questions that homeowners ask

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How to Clean Your Garbage Disposal

Posted on: July 5, 2018

Garbage disposals are the power horse of the average kitchen. They suck away food waste, slurp up flat soda, and in general help make homes a little less wasteful and a little more eco-friendly. It’s not too difficult to keep your garbage disposal working at its best. First things first, know what things aren’t supposed to […]

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The Dirtiest Things in Your Kitchen (and How to Clean Them)

Posted on: November 20, 2017

The kitchen can be one of the dirtiest rooms in your home (next to the bathroom). It’s not because it isn’t cleaned as often as it should be — it’s because the items and appliances within it aren’t always cleaned correctly. Here’s a list of the dirtiest things in your kitchen and how you should […]

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How Carving Pumpkins Can Kill Your Garbage Disposal

Posted on: October 27, 2017

Carving pumpkins is a Halloween tradition! From wacky faced jack-o-lanterns to silhouettes of your favorite animals, you can carve anything you’d like into this very large vegetable. In order to create this staple of a Halloween decoration, you’ll need to dig out the guts and pulp from within — but what do you do with […]

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How to Remove Broken Glass From the Garbage Disposal

Posted on: September 27, 2017

Glasses and dishware can occasionally break when they’re handled in the sink. Unfortunately, glass and other broken shards can make their way into your sink’s garbage disposal. Great! Now we have to fish these pieces out very, very carefully… Step 1: Cut the Power Before you do anything, the power being supplied to the garbage […]

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Why is My Garbage Disposal Leaking?

Posted on: June 29, 2017

Having a garbage disposal allows you to dispose of (select) food waste easily into your sink. While it does add convenience to your kitchen cleanup, there is the possibility of it leaking. Garbage disposals can leak for multiple reasons, but here are the most common causes of these leaks. The Sink Flange Is Loose The […]

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Why is My Dishwasher Backed Up With Water?

Posted on: May 25, 2017

Have you ever opened up your dishwasher to discover that it’s filled with water that just won’t drain? This is a common problem that can happen to people who have recently had a garbage disposal installed within their sink. When your dishwasher is backed up with water, food blockages and failure to remove plastic plugs […]

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Spring Cleaning: The Kitchen Sink & Garbage Disposal

Posted on: April 27, 2017

With all of the water and soap that goes into the kitchen sink, you’d think it would be as clean as a whistle, right? WRONG! Between the sink itself, the drain, and the garbage disposal, there are a ton of germs and bacteria that need to be addressed. Rather than pouring harmful chemical cleaners down […]

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Is Your Home Ready For The Holidays?

Posted on: December 18, 2015

If you’re hosting relatives this holiday season, then your plumbing system has its work cut out for it! Here is a list of problematic scenarios and what can be done to resolve them.

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6 Things You Need To Know About Garbage Disposals

Posted on: November 24, 2015

Contrary to popular belief, a garbage disposal is not a trashcan! Here are 6 things to know about garbage disposal’s, and why installing one might be the right move for your home.

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