Whether you're preparing a meal for one or cleaning up after a family gathering, you probably use your garbage disposal regularly. During the holidays and special occasions, you're likely to give your disposal an extra workout.
As common as this little hidden appliance is, not all garbage disposals are created equal. Garbage disposals vary in power, soundproofing, and the maintenance required. The plumbing underneath your kitchen sink can also impact the disposal's capabilities.
From vegetable peels and scraped plates to when to run water, the ins and outs of proper use never occur to most of us. These tips can help keep your garbage disposal humming right along with your kitchen routine.