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Garbage Disposal Services in Chicago, IL

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A garbage disposal is an essential fixture in many kitchens. Without it, your cooking and cleaning time slows significantly, which may interfere with your plans and will likely make a mess. When you run into problems with your garbage disposal, you may need someone to show up to help quickly. So for prompt garbage disposal repair in Chicago, IL, call the team at ServiceMax.

We stock garbage disposals from the top brands, so we can rapidly provide a replacement unit or new installation. We are experienced enough to fix any garbage disposal that can be repaired, and we only recommend a new one if it is truly the best option for your kitchen sink. Give us a call to learn more or to schedule your garbage disposal services today.

Helpful Tips for Proper Garbage Disposal Maintenance

We want to help you make sure your garbage disposal stays in excellent condition for as long as possible. If you want to clean your garbage disposal, we recommend using a few tablespoons of baking soda, followed up with a cup of white vinegar.

Otherwise, make sure you and your family members are careful to avoid putting these substances into the drains:

  • Non–foods. Any plastic wrappers, paper products, and similar materials belong in the trash.
  • Hard food items. As a general rule, only use the disposal for items you could, feasibly, chew with your own teeth. Keep meat bones, fruit pits, and other hard food items away.
  • Fibrous foods. Fibrous or stringy foods like celery, onion skins, and corn husks can get tangled up in the disposal, jamming the motor.
  • Rice and pasta. While the garbage disposal can certainly break these foods up and send them down the drain, they can still lead to clogging. Since these foods expand when they get wet, they may block up the drains and may allow for sewage to back up.

Do You Need Professional Garbage Disposal Replacement?

There comes a time when a new kitchen disposal unit is your best option, but our team may be able to make a garbage disposal repair. Before you give us a call, check the reset button underneath the sink. If it has popped out, a simple push of a button may solve a problem that has cause the disposal to stop working.

Otherwise, your best bet is to give us a call. We have the skills necessary for an expert diagnosis, and we carry the top brands and the right tools for the job.

Our Expert Garbage Disposal Services

We offer service for garbage disposals of all makes and models. When you need garbage disposal maintenance of any kind, from a quick repair to a complete replacement, our team is here to help. Attempting repairs on your own may lead to further problems; plus, our team already has the right tools for the job.

Call ServiceMax to speak with a team of experts that can do the job right the first time. We provide garbage disposal installation and service in Chicago, IL.