Syracuse Garbage Disposal Care

Posted by on Nov 13, 2014 in Garbage Disposal Repair Syracuse

In hopes of having property owners not have unforeseen Syracuse garbage disposal repairs, and to see to it it stays clean and smell free, we put this infographic together to highlight the items that one need to not put into a disposer.

Among the leading food waste products to not put in a garbage disposal unit is grease. It appears harmless enough because it is primarily a liquid and soft, however can easily clog up water pipes considering that it can adhere to the insides of sink pipes. Grease is best put in the trash bin. Other items that must not enter are bones, onion and potato peels, celery, shells from shell fish, big quantities of coffee grounds, and pastas (which can also make a sticky mess in ones drain pipes).

In regards to properly running the disposal device, make certain that just cold water is utilized and have the water turned on high prior to turning on the disposer. Then, in percentages put food waste into it. As soon as all the waste is chopped up, run the disposal for 30 to 60 seconds longer. And of course, keep the water running till after the disposal is switched off.

To keep the disposal blades clean and free of debris, chop up a few ice cubes to clean it. Also, slice lemon slices or other citrus peels to assist in keeping odors away.

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Here is our infographic too:

Garbage Disposal Repair Syracuse