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Your questions on Disposers answered by industry experts.

Q What items should I avoid putting in the disposal?

A You should avoid putting items into the disposal that either clog the disposal, or inhibit the disposal's ability to grind. Generally speaking, then, you should avoid putting the following items ... Read On

Q How do I best maintain my new garbage disposal?

A As an initial point, it's worth consulting your owner's manual for initial guidelines. If you have any further questions on equipment use, it's never a bad idea to have a ... Read On

Q Our garbage disposal unit is running a bit less efficiently these days. Any ideas for how to improve things, besides buying a new one?

A A lot of efficiency is lost from simply not cleaning the disposal enough or properly. Every time you wash dishes, try running some cold water, putting in a little bit ... Read On