Categories for Garbage Disposals

Six Tips to Keep Your Garbage Disposal Running Right

November 5, 2021

Your garbage disposal can be a kitchen MVP—but only if it’s working properly. A garbage disposal makes it easy to get rid of food scraps that come off in the sink, grinding them up so that they won’t clog your pipes. However, you still have to take care of your garbage disposal to keep it working right. Here are six ways to keep your garbage disposal from clogging: Use cold water: You might use hot water to get rid of traces of grease or fat clinging to your dishes, but hot water is actually bad for the garbage disposal. It... View Article

Top Four Signs You Need to Replace Your Garbage Disposal

September 14, 2021

A garbage disposal is a handy appliance to have in your kitchen, but only if it’s working properly. Like any household appliance, garbage disposals experience wear and tear over time. If your unit isn’t working its best, it may require replacement. When does your garbage disposal need to be replaced? Read on to find out what you need to know. Equipment failure When it comes to signs that indicate you need to replace your garbage disposal, the complete failure of the unit to turn on is the most obvious of them all. Make sure the power cord is firmly connected... View Article

Most Common Reasons Why Your Garbage Disposal Stopped Working

October 21, 2019

If your garbage disposal seems to have given up, the issue is probably due to one of several common problems. Fortunately, you may be able to handle the repairs yourself. Many garbage disposal repairs in Mesa, AZ are quite simple DIY fixes. Use the following guide to garbage disposal fixes in Mesa, AZ to get your disposal up and running again. Of course, if you need assistance, don’t hesitate to contact your local professionals at PlumbSmart Plumbing Heating and Air: Broom it: If your disposal is jammed, an easy fix is a broomstick. Place the broomstick into the drain and... View Article


Garbage Disposals: Repair or Replace?

February 8, 2018

Garbage disposals make life in the kitchen — from cooking to cleaning dishes — so much more pleasant. But a garbage disposal is a complicated piece of equipment that should only installed by an experienced professional. If you are considering adding a garbage disposal to your kitchen or having a problem with your existing garbage disposal, call PlumbSmart. We can typically offer a free estimate over the phone to install a new or replacement garbage disposal. What Is The Ideal Solution? In a word: Price. We want to resolve your issues and set you up with a working garbage disposal... View Article

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