Garbage disposals are a great appliance to have, but can sometimes still have problems. Your garbage disposal may be malfunctioning due to:
Not Running Cold Water During Use
A Jammed Grinder
Something Stuck In The Blades
Failed Electrical Connection
A Tripped Reset Button
Excess Food Remnants
Garbage Disposal Problem Solutions
Your garbage disposal is not something that a home handyman should attempt to fix. You can further damage the disposal or be put in a dangerous situation if your try and stick your hand into the disposal to fix the problem. Our trained technicians know the proper way to handle a faulty garbage disposal and will do so safely. We will inspect the disposal, determine the problem and repair the issue.
For most issues, including jams and clogs, we can remove the problem and return your garbage disposal to normal. If your garbage disposal has reached the end of its useful life, have an electrical problem or the motor is blown, replacing the unit may be your best option.
How to Avoid Problems In The Future
Once your garbage disposal has been repaired, it is important to take steps to avoid the problem in the future. Here is a list of items that should never be put in your garbage disposal: