It seems impossible to maintain a clean and healthy kitchen without a proper garbage disposal. This appliance helps in converting the food remnants into liquid form and flushing it down the drain. This will avoid the need for keeping the rotting food items in trash containers till they are disposed of. Keeping food waste in the trash can attract fruit flies, flies and insect pests and the rotting food can emit bad smells inside the kitchen. Once you install the garbage disposal in your home, you can keep your kitchen free from cockroaches, flies, ants and bad odors. There will be no need for you to take the trash to the dumpster daily when you use your new garbage disposal.
Proper Garbage Disposal Use
The garbage disposal should be used properly to reduce the chances for needing repairs. You should use the disposal only for disposing of organic or biodegradable material. It is necessary to avoid dumping fibrous materials into the disposal as the fibers can get caught up in the blades and motor. Avoid pouring strong chemicals into the sink as it can cause corrosion of the parts. If you use and maintain the garbage disposal as suggested by the manufacturer in the user’s manual, the thing can last for about 25 years.
Dealing with Repairs
Though most garbage disposals are built to be long lasting they are not free from problems. Some simple problems can be dealt with by the homeowners if they go through the manual or have some skill in repairing small machines. Usually resetting the machine can remove the simple problems. If you are not sure about the problem, it is better to make a call to A Better Plumber and have a professional come take a look. We have the plumbers that can help in removing any clogs in the system. We also have experts to deal with any electrical or mechanical problems in your disposal. Our experts will be able to identify and solve the problem easily.
Hiring Professional Help
Without a working garbage disposal, it will be difficult to use the kitchen sink. Hiring professional help is the best way to remove the clogs, leaks or jams and keep your garbage disposal in top working condition.
When asking for our help, you can fill out the request form on our website and let us call you, or you can call our office and we can get you on our schedule that way.
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