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What You Should Never Put Down the Garbage Disposal

Monday, February 5th, 2018

family-cookingThere are components in your plumbing system that simply cannot be removed from the equation if you want to, well, use a plumbing system. Think of your water line, or the sewer/drainage system. Other parts of the system are options, such as a pot-filler arm at the kitchen or, as we’ll be discussing today, a garbage disposal. While a garbage disposal may not be integral to the overall operation of your plumbing system, it is something that many homeowners would not choose to do without.

Unfortunately, some homeowners that have garbage disposals in place wind up going without them due to misuse. The garbage disposal is a great tool, but it cannot handle anything that you can throw at it. Today we’re going to talk about some of those materials that you should never put down your garbage disposal. Protect your plumbing in Pomona by keeping these tips in mind, and remember to contact The Sunny Plumber SoCal with any questions that you may have.

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What to Keep Out of Your Garbage Disposal

Monday, March 6th, 2017

kitchen-sinkCertain appliances in your home you probably could not think of living without, such as your water heater. The garbage disposal in your kitchen may be more of a luxury than a necessity, but that doesn’t mean that it is any less important than any other system in your home — especially once you’ve gotten used to the incredible benefits and convenience that it has to offer. Unfortunately, many of the issues that we see with garbage disposals in homes are the result of improper usage. Don’t let user error lead to a damaged disposal in your home!

Here are a few tips about what to keep out of your garbage disposal, and why. Failing to keep these tips in mind can not only damage your disposal, but may actually compromise your drain or sewer lines themselves. Contact us if you require any garbage disposal services in Corona, CA.

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