Garbage Disposal

Garbage Disposal

We repair garbage disposals, install garbage disposals in the Atlanta Area.


Arrowhead Plumbing Company Lawrenceville Ga

Whether you need estimates, troubleshooting, replacement or repair we provide free phone quotes. Atlanta’s Arrowhead Plumbing is licensed, bonded and fully insured for your protection and peace of mind.

Signs of Malfunctioning Garbage Disposal:

If you have a garbage disposal we can help you service and repair it so it will not be causing a problem next week. Garbage disposals can experience problems the most common garbage disposal problems can be detected in the following ways:

  • Food is not draining properly
  • Water in the drain is backing up
  • Garbage disposal hums but does not work
  • Odd smell generating from the sink

Call us for all of your garbage disposal repairs, troubleshooting, replacement or new installs. We guarantee our work!

New Garbage Disposal Installations:

Atlanta Garbage Disposal Repair - Leaking CloggedIt is important to get an Atlanta plumber with experience and a true reputation of doing a due diligent when installing new garbage disposal. Having a garbage disposal installed improperly can be a big head ache and much bigger expense when you count water damage.

We can do the job properly and our price is very affordable.


What Causes A Garbage Disposal Problems

Some of the most common items that can cause a clog or other garbage disposal problems includes the following:

  • Grease, fat, and oil
  • Animal bones
  • Fruit and vegetable peels, pits, and seeds
  • Pasta and rice
  • Coffee grounds
  • Starchy or stringy vegetables and other fibrous materials

To prevent a problem going forward, make sure to run cold water and keep the disposal running for approximately 30 seconds after the items have cleared your drain. You may also consider grinding up ice cubes made of vinegar or lemon juice from time to time to help clean out your disposal.

Garbage Disposal Maintenance

We know garbage disposal systems get a heavy workout from daily usage, here are some simple tips that we recommend you follow to extend the life of this valuable kitchen tool.

  • Putting a cup or two of ice is a good tool to assist in maintaining the sharpness of your blades.
  • To address the occasional odor associated with usage, discard a lemon or orange in the unit for a fresh scent.
  • Pour a mixture of ammonia and warm water in the drain and let it sit for 30 minutes, then run cold water with your disposal turned on.

Performing these garbage disposal tips on a weekly basis will help achieve maximum performance and extend the life of your garbage disposal.

Customer service is the extension of the purchasing experience and mostly likely be the interaction that stays longest with the client. A part of our Atlanta plumbing services is to engage with customers while educating them on their garbage disposal issues. Instead of merely providing the necessary repairs, you will learn about proper garbage disposal maintenance and ways to avoid future problems.

We have worked hard over the years to earn our reputation for providing some of the best garbage disposal repair services in the Atlanta area and surrounding counties like Gwinnett, Fulton and DeKalb Counties.

We have gained this reputation not only through quality work but by treating our customers with care and respect. Our expert Atlanta plumbers understand what it means to provide superior customer service.