Posts Tagged ‘garbage disposal’

Your Garbage Disposal Isn’t a Garbage Can!

Monday, September 9th, 2019

Perhaps garbage disposals should have a different name—perhaps, we should be calling them “specific item disposals” instead, since there are a number of things that should not be thrown down them!

Although it’s super convenient and easy to use, your garbage disposal was not designed to chew up all your uneaten scraps. So, this week, we thought we’d provide you with a guide about what can and cannot go down your garbage disposal. That way, we can hopefully prevent some major plumbing issues!

All you’ve got to do is keep reading below to find out more. (And of course, remember to schedule your plumbing services in Pasco County, FL with our team!)

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What You Should Never Put Down the Disposal

Monday, July 2nd, 2018

plumber-kitchen-sinkFor the modern homeowner, the idea of living without indoor plumbing is pretty much unthinkable. Why would anyone choose to live that way? We get all of the potable water that we need from the various faucets throughout the house. Our appliances that require water are fed that water directly, and a drain and sewer system is there to dispose of all the wastewater in an effective, reliable, and hygienic manner. Not a bad deal, eh?

Well, there are upgrades to the plumbing system that may not be quite as essential as, say, a toilet. However, they can really help you to make the most of your plumbing user experience. One such appliance is the garbage disposal. Is it an absolute necessity? Maybe not. However, once you’ve experienced the convenience that one has to offer, it’s hard to imagine going back to life without one. Just remember that you need a professional plumber in Orlando, FL to install and service yours.

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Keep Your Garbage Disposal Working Properly

Wednesday, February 14th, 2018

doing-dishesA garbage disposal is not the type of appliance that every home absolutely must have. It may not play quite as integral a role in your life as your water heater, for instance, does. That being said, those of us that have experienced the conveniences offered by a garbage disposal are very unlikely to go back to life without one in place. At least, we would not choose to do so intentionally.

Unfortunately, some homeowners wind up missing out on these conveniences because they fail to use their garbage disposals properly. We have a few tips to help you avoid any such problems in today’s post. Keep the following information in mind, and remember that you can always count on the professional plumbers on our team for a job well done.

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