The garbage disposal is the unsung hero of kitchens across the country. There should be odes written to its greatness. Statues erected to its awesome power. Official holidays dedicated to—nah, we’re just kidding. It is a pretty great little device, though. As great as the garbage disposal is, though, far too many homeowners take it for granted.
We assume that the system will work forever, that it will deal with anything we decide to throw at it and keep on grinding away. Unfortunately, garbage disposals are not immune to issues. They break down from time to time, just like most other systems. If your garbage disposal isn’t working properly, there could be a couple of different reasons why. Read on to find out more.