Garbage Disposal Repair
Some common issues that could be affecting your garbage disposal include:
Garbage disposal won’t turn on
The first thing to do with any garbage disposal repair issue is press the reset button on the bottom of the machine. If that doesn’t work then ensure that the unit is plugged into a working outlet.
Garbage Disposal is Jammed
If your disposal is jammed then firstly ensure the power to the unit is off. Then following the manufacturers guidelines insert the wrench provided with your disposal and crank several times in each direction to free up the impellers. Remember to not continue to run your unit if its making a humming sound but not grinding as this could damage the motor and make a new disposal necessary.
Odors Coming from Garbage Disposal
If there are foul odors coming from your garbage disposal there are a few things you can try:
Remember when attempting a repair of your garbage disposal never to place your hand inside the disposal and always ensure the unit is without power during repair. If you need professional help with your garbage disposal repair just give us a call.