Are you experiencing "revenge of the turkey?"
Has your garbage disposal just called it quits when cooking or cleaning up after Thanksgiving dinner?
I often get emails from people who have avoided expensive service calls on their garbage disposal by following the easy troubleshooting tips in the Garbage Disposal Troubleshooting tutorial. I'll show you how make the repairs you need quickly and possibly save $100 or more in a plumbing service call. I'll walk you through the most common garbage disposal repairs and also tell you how to avoid clogs and slow draining situations.
While you're at it, get familiar with how the garbage disposal is constructed with Anatomy of a Garbage Disposal for a graphic overview of the disposal's components.
And if you're in the market for a new garbage disposal, read my article on Selecting a Garbage Disposal. I'll tell you what to look for and make some product recommendations for you.