How to Clean Your Garbage Disposal

orange and ice

Got smells? Here are three easy ways to clean out your garbage disposal and get it smelling fresh again. Lemon Cut several small pieces of lemon that will easily grind in the disposal will leave it smelling like citrus. Ice Put several ice cubes into the disposal. Turn on the disposal and turn on the…

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Garbage disposals: How do they work?

garbage disposal

Often we assume garbage disposals are simply comprised of a motor powering a set of rotating blades that work to cut up our food.  However, garbage disposals are a lot more complicated than that.  Here’s how they work: Inside the garbage disposal, a metal plate with a hole in the middle spins around. The hole…

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What Not to Put down Your Kitchen Sink

clogged pipe

Are you abusing your kitchen sink drains without even being aware of it?  You’re not alone. With over 60 years of experience unclogging drains in the Lehigh Valley, here are some common food discards that can be incredibly harmful to your drains. The good news? If you break a few old habits, you can keep…

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