Admiral Plumbing Services Blog : Posts Tagged ‘Garbage Disposal’

How Is a Garbage Disposal Eco-Friendly?

Monday, November 7th, 2022

When people think of garbage disposal systems, they often think of when they first saw them. They were a big trend in the 80s and 90s, so there’s a misconception that a garbage disposal system is an outdated piece of technology, much like cassette players. However, this isn’t really true for a variety of reasons.

Some technology comes back in style when there’s a need for it. With garbage disposals, it’s becoming clear that they’re actually more environmentally friendly than conventional trash removal, which makes them a hot purchase in the 21st century. And, for the people who have older homes with a broken garbage disposal that hasn’t been used in years, it’s becoming easier to invest in garbage disposal repair in Boynton Beach, FL.

Let’s talk about how these systems save us energy and reduce our overall trash and fuel consumption over time.

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Yes, a Garbage Disposal Is Absolutely Worth It

Monday, January 6th, 2020

While you’ve probably known about the convenience aspect of a garbage disposal, we’re betting you haven’t heard much about the environmental impact they can have. When it comes to a garbage disposal unit, they’re a combination of convenience, proper waste removal, and drain cleaning all mixed into one beautiful package. That’s why we are so concerned with writing a blog post about them—ideally, we’d love to have every home that calls for a plumber in West Palm Beach, FL have a garbage disposal installed.

So, in light of this, today we’re going to talk about the advantages of a garbage disposal. From the moment your food waste enters it, to the time it reaches a water treatment plant, there are a ton of useful reasons for having a garbage disposal, aside from convenience. We’re pretty certain you’ll want one after we spend some time to fill you in on the details!

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Do You Really Need a Plumber for Garbage Disposal Repair?

Monday, October 2nd, 2017

plumber-woman-garbage-disposal-repairThere are so many times you know you need a plumber. If sewage were to backup into your home, if water were to spring from the pipes underneath your sink, you’re likely to call a plumber first thing. When you have a slab leak, you’ll have to call a plumber to get to the bottom of it. But some of the smaller issues may be things you hope you can handle on your own.

For the experienced DIY-er, it may be possible to repair a garbage disposal without a plumber’s help. It may also be possible even for someone with little experience. We’ll help you to understand your garbage disposal—why it gets jammed up, what can resolve the problem, and how it may be an easy fix—in today’s guide. For everything else, reach out to our plumbers in Stuart, FL.

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Taking Care of Your Garbage Disposal Helps Your Pipes

Monday, June 13th, 2016

If you expect to have fresh water and proper drainage, you plumbing system needs your help. There’s a lot you can do to help your pipes to stay in good condition, like scheduling annual inspections and checking for the signs of leaks from time to time.

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Make Kitchen Drain Clogs a Thing of the Past

Monday, December 14th, 2015

During the holiday season, kitchen drain clogs are more and more likely to occur with each big meal. Bu you may not have to deal with this annual hassle if you take extra steps to protect your drains this year. Take a look at our expert advice for preventing kitchen clogs around the holiday season.

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Still Living without a Garbage Disposal? It’s Time for a Change!

Monday, December 7th, 2015

Garbage disposals are not new in the plumbing industry, but many kitchens are still unequipped with these convenient protective devices. Garbage disposals break up food into small pieces so that it’s easier on the drains. And today’s units are more efficient and effective that ever.

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Broken Garbage Disposal? What to Check before Calling a Plumber

Monday, November 30th, 2015

When your garbage disposal breaks, your sink can clog, and it’s suddenly very difficult to get any cleaning done. But before you dial your local plumbers, we’ve got a few tips on what you should check on first.

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3 Important Tips for Using Your Garbage Disposal Properly

Monday, July 20th, 2015

A garbage disposal is one of those modern conveniences most of us couldn’t picture being without. It’s also one of the most misused of plumbing components, a common cause of troublesome drain clogs in your kitchen. Follow these tips to prevent annoying clogs and keep your garbage disposal motor running smoothly.

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