Garbage Disposals

Services for garbage disposals, including repair and more are available from Lion Home Service. Call (970) 829-8222 today!

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Your Go-To Experts For All Things Garbage Disposals

Garbage disposals can seem like magic; flip a switch, and your sink clears. Unfortunately, we rarely take time to consider how critical these systems are to the well-being of our home, but that immediately changes the moment the disposal fails to start.

The team at Lion Home Service has everything you need to solve your drain issues, from repairs to installations and replacements. We’ll help you understand the inner workings of your current system or recommend the replacement that best suits the needs of your home. With Lion Home Service at your side, your life doesn’t have to stop just because of your garbage disposal. All you need to do is contact us at (970) 829-8222 or through our web portal to set up an appointment with one of our service representatives today!

Garbage Disposal Repair

Like most machines, disposal systems are liable to lose efficiency or effectiveness over time. However, our clients overcome this problem with our garbage disposal repair services. With Lion’s help, our loyal customers avoid the most common garbage disposal issues, including jams, poor griding, and low drainage. Now, you, too, can have our professionals inspect and maintain your systems.

For most repairs, a trained service expert will have to remove your unit and then disassemble it. In taking the machine apart, the service expert will examine the individual components of a disposal device for wear, jams, or other complications. After the inspection, your plumber will have to make a critical decision. For example, is garbage disposal repair a good choice for your system? Or would you be better off replacing the entire appliance?

Garbage Disposal Replacement Benefits Many Homes

When your garbage disposal unit fails, you suddenly feel a void in your home. Even if you’ve never thought about your disposal system, its unexpected failure can leave you feeling lost. Without its help, you’ll have to dump food waste in a bin and hope it doesn’t stink up the whole kitchen. It won’t be long before you realize that you need a new disposal.

Garbage disposal systems are indispensable elements of our kitchen space. Being without one is like having a kitchen without a range or refrigerator. Sure, it can be done, but do you want to live like that? Luckily, there’s no need to live life without a working garbage disposal system. No plumbing issue is too complicated when you have the professional team of plumbers from Lion Home Service on your side. Our service experts’ garbage disposal replacement service will help you make the right decision when choosing your next unit.

What To Look For In A New Garbage Disposal

When considering a garbage disposal replacement, there are a few essential factors to keep in mind. These include:

  • Feed Type. Generally speaking, disposal systems come in two different feed types: continuous and batch. As the name suggests, continuous systems operate as long as their wall switch is in the “On” position. Batch types require the manual insertion of a stopper into the system’s mouth before any food is processed.
  • Motor Size. Disposal motors range in power level from 1/3 to 1 horsepower. Most models fall in the 1/2 horsepower range, but higher horsepower usually provides better performance and less noise.
  • Chamber Size. Chamber size and motor size tend to correlate, with larger motors usually having large chambers. A larger chamber, of course, can handle higher volumes of food.
  • Noise. Garbage disposal systems do not have official noise ratings, so this detail may be difficult to quantify. However, larger, costly models generally run at a much quieter noise level.

Can I Perform A Garbage Disposal Installation Myself?

Garbage disposal units use a variety of mechanisms to grind, shred, and pulverize food. As you may have guessed, this makes working with them a dangerous job. As such, we do not recommend that the average homeowner deal with their system’s issues without expert help. Garbage disposal installation is something that only professionals should handle to ensure safety and future performance. When installing or replacing a garbage disposal system, it is best to seek out the help of an experienced plumber.

Maintaining Your Garbage Disposal

Here are some easy maintenance tips to keep your garbage disposal in good condition:

  • First, flush Your Drain: A cold water flush will help reduce food waste buildup.
  • Grind Ice Cubes: This process helps keep the blades clean and sharp.
  • Avoid Clogs: Eggshells, bones, starchy foods, and coffee grounds can clog the drain or disposal.

These simple tips won’t replace the regular maintenance done by a professional plumber. Still, they will help your disposal make it to your next service appointment intact.

Providing Only The Best Service Garbage Disposals

Lion has years of experience meeting our customer’s demands as Northern Colorado’s favorite company for in-home services. Our A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau speaks to the quality service that our customers expect us to provide for them. So, if you encounter an issue with your garbage disposal, avoid potential injury and further problems by giving our team a call. We will provide you with the best solution and get your kitchen running smoothly in no time.

Call Lion Home Service today at (970) 829-8222 and speak with one of our experts in garbage disposals.

The Go-to Professionals For Garbage Disposal Services

For professional garbage disposal installation, repair, and replacement services, you can always count on the professional plumbers here at Lion Home Service. We have the training, experience, and tools required to handle each and every garbage disposal job we come across. So, if you’ve been looking for someone to help with all your garbage disposal needs, then you’ve come to the right place! Give us a call to learn more today!

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