Garbage disposals … We know it’s something you use every day, but we also know they can be temperamental if not treated right. Since a new one can cost anywhere from $100 to $300, we thought we’d share some basic dos and don’ts to avoid clogged sinks and to ensure your garbage disposal is around for a while. You’ll notice that the “don’t” list is a bit longer!
If you’ve come across these dos and don’ts after you already clogged up your garbage disposal, don’t worry. There are two easy ways to fix a garbage disposal:
You can find additional advice on our Garbage Disposer Repair Help page on our website.