A garbage disposal can be quite handy when it comes to the kitchen clean up. But how do you know which one to buy if you have never had one? Or maybe you are looking to upgrade your current one. Yours may have done its time and needs replacing. Whatever your reason for purchasing one HD Plumbing & Drain Cleaning can with garbage disposal installation in Ormond Beach, FL. Below are some tips that can help you choose the right one for you.
Motor size can be a big deal when choosing a garbage disposal. The smaller the motor, the less you can expect out of the unit. If you are not going to use it often, and mainly with soft food, then a small engine such as 1/3 or ½ horsepower might not be bad. A bigger family would do better served by as ¾ or 1 HP motor. That will have the power to pulverize better with fewer jams or clogs.
Grinding Chamber & Extra Features
Again, the more HP, the better the garbage disposal does its job. Go with a unit that has stainless steel blades as well. Garbage disposals are noisy, but the better your unit, the quieter it will be. The more expensive units have better insulation around the grinding chambers. Some even offer sound baffles and anti-splash baffles. Corrosion shields are an option too. Septic tank owners can get one with an enzyme reservoir to help break down food.
If you need help with garbage disposal installation in Ormond Beach, FL, call HD Plumbing and Drain Cleaning. We make sure everything is hooked up properly and ready to go. If your current garbage disposal is giving you problems, we can take a look and repair it. For all your plumbing needs, contact us at (386) 999-3299.