Garbage Disposal Repair

Garbage Disposal Repair in Charlotte

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A garbage disposal is an indispensable part of just about every kitchen. That’s why when something goes wrong with yours it’s very important you contact a professional to get it taken care of as quickly as possible. As a standard part of our kitchen plumbing services, we at Benjamin Franklin Plumbing Charlotte will also take care of any garbage disposal repair you need. We can also perform garbage disposal maintenance as well.

We know every make and model of garbage disposal, so we have the experience needed to handle any sort of issue that may crop up. Whether you have a ¼ HP, 1/3 HP or 1 HP model we’ll have it repaired quickly so you can once again enjoy the convenience that comes with this type of appliance. Clogged garbage disposals are no problem for us; we’ll clear the clog fast so it works like new.

When You Need to Call a Pro

There are several issues you may encounter which may necessitate garbage disposal repair. While some of them can be fixed by most do-it-yourselfers, others need to be handled by a professional. Don’t ever take any sort of unnecessary risk; if you’re not completely sure you can handle an issue on your own call an expert.

Take, for instance, a situation where you have a clogged disposal. Here is some of what you’ll need to deal with if you want to try and fix this issue yourself.'

  • You’ll need to cut the power both at the unit itself and at the circuit breaker.
  • Then, you’ll need to take off the bottom housing to dislodge the source of the clog from underneath the disposal.
  • You’ll have to be extremely careful that you don’t ever try to dislodge an item by hand. You could be in danger of being seriously hurt.

If you’d rather not deal with this type of garbage disposal repair get in touch with us.

In order to reduce the chances you’ll need to call a pro one of the best garbage disposal maintenance steps you can take is never trying to grind eggshells, bones, fibrous foods or coffee grounds. If you do get a clog don’t try to use a chemical drain cleaner, it won’t work, and you’ll wind up with a sink filled with toxic liquid.

Benjamin Franklin Plumbing can handle your garbage disposal repair in Charlotte, and we can also take care of any replacement you may need. We can also handle a great many other types of plumbing services and plumbing repairs, including emergency plumbing. To set up an appointment, call us at 704.461.1700 or contact us online.