Reliance Plumbing Sewer & Drainage, Inc. Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Garbage Disposal Services’

These Items Should Never Go Down Your Kitchen Sink Drain!

Monday, September 27th, 2021

kitchen-sink-drainBefore you decide to throw that banana peel or stray stalk of celery down the garbage disposal to get rid of it, stop and read this blog post!

Garbage disposal systems are incredibly convenient and easy to use. However, homeowners and household members often don’t realize that their garbage disposal wasn’t created to pass everything down the kitchen sink drain. In fact, there are quite a few items that people put down their kitchen sink drain that just doesn’t belong there.

So, we thought it would be beneficial to provide homeowners with a guide about what can, and what should not, go down their kitchen sink drains, even if they have a garbage disposal in place. Reading this blog post can go a long way in preventing messy and annoying plumbing problems. 

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How to Break Your Garbage Disposal

Monday, April 29th, 2019

sink-drain-with-strainer-in-it“Wait, you want me to do what?”

No, we do not want you to actually break your garbage disposal. Yet, if you unintentionally do any of the things we’re about to talk about, then you might very well be calling us for professional Glenview, IL garbage disposal repairs. We’re happy to help! But, we’d like to help you prevent major problems like this if at all possible. We’re pretty sure you’d like that too.

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