Garbage Disposals in Chula Vista
Garbage Disposal Issues? We’ve Got You Covered!
Your garbage disposal is an essential part of your kitchen. It can keep it clean by quickly and efficiently eliminating food waste and is conveniently located for all to use. However, without proper care and maintenance, your garbage disposal can turn on you. It can become jammed, the motor can burn out, or worse. When this happens, our Chula Vista plumbers are here to take care of the problem. We can remove debris from your disposal, getting it running smoothly again, evaluate the motor, or replace the disposal altogether. We offer 24/7 emergency services and our trusted technicians have 25 years of experience behind them, making us your smart choice for your garbage disposal needs.
Talk to our experts at Above and Beyond Drains & Plumbing at (619) 567-3350 to find out more about our garbage disposal services.
How to Care for Your Garbage Disposal
Your garbage disposal is an integral appliance in your home. Keeping it running smoothly and efficiently is important.
Below are some helpful tips to prevent a faulty garbage disposal:
Remember to insert food items into your disposal slowly. If you overload the disposal you could end up getting it jammed, which
could cause your breaker to reset or your motor to burn out.
Allow a constant flow of cold water to accompany any food waste into the disposal. Keep the water running until after you hear that all the waste has been
Keep your disposal clean. Once you have finished the dishes, let a small amount of dish soap down
the drain and let the disposal run with cold water for a minute or so.
Consider tossing down a few citrus peels down the unit, as they contain acids that are natural cleansers and will deodorize and
clean your unit.
Our plumbers in Chula Vista would be happy to answer any other questions you may have regarding the use of your garbage disposal.
Things to Remember in Caring for Your Garbage Disposal
There are also some guidelines you should follow regarding what NOT to do in order to keep your disposal running smoothly and your pipes healthy.
- Never allow items that are not biodegradable into the unit
- Never try to break up rigid materials such as large bones, metals, glass, pits, or plastics.
- Never wash fats or grease down the disposal
- Never grind fibrous foods in the unit
- Never wash foods high in starch down the disposal
- Never insert your hand into the garbage disposal
Call Above and Beyond Drains & Plumbing, We Can Handle the Job!
When it comes to servicing and replacing an essential tool in your kitchen such as your garbage disposal, make our Chula Vista plumbers your first call. We will respond quickly, even on nights and weekends, and we will always make sure you receive the superior customer service you deserve.
Call Above and Beyond Drains & Plumbing at (619) 567-3350 to see how we can best serve your garbage disposal needs.