Garbage Disposal Troubleshooting

Problem: Garbage Disposal Vibrating If a garbage disposal is filled with food garbage it will vibrate under use. That is normal. But if it vibrates when you turn it on and it is empty, you have a problem either with a broken impeller creating an unbalanced flywheel or the mounting bolts are too tight. Checking […]

Trouble Shooting Your Garbage Disposal

PROBLEM: Disposal Will Not Turn On (no noise) If your garbage disposal will not turn on and it is NOT making a humming sound, then there is an electrical problem. This may seem obvious, but make sure the disposal is plugged in. Check the circuit breaker. If it is plugged in then press the Reset […]

Broken Garbage Disposal

With the holidays approaching and more use of the kitchen and appliances, we receive many calls regarding the garbage disposal. COMMON PROBLEM: Humming Noise or Flywheel is Stuck on My Garbage Disposal: If the garbage disposal won’t turn on but makes a humming sound when you flip the switch, it won’t do that for long. […]

How to Fix A Stinky and Backed Up Garbage Disposal – Anatomy of a Garbage Disposal

One of the biggest complaints I hear about garbage disposals is a stinky or backed up garbage disposal.  Now if it were up to me, I might advise you to get rid of it but if you must have a garbage disposal then follow the below tips for helping a stinky or backed up garbage disposal. […]