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Garbage Disposal vs. Compost Bin – What is the Difference?

I don’t know about you, but I think that there are three main ways to get rid of your leftover food scraps. You can throw them in the garbage, send them through your garbage disposal, or place them in a compost bin. Of these three methods, the first – the trash – is the least […]

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The 5 Quietest Garbage Disposals

If you work in the kitchen on daily basis, you must be familiar with garbage disposal units. They are great kitchen appliances and can save a lot of time by grinding food leftovers to small pieces. They come with different horse-power, sizes and shapes and noise levels. But the most powerful models are often extremely […]

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These 5 Simple Tricks Make Your Kitchen Smell Nicer

Odors in the kitchen can be a hassle to deal with. And, let’s face it, who wants to eat food prepared in a kitchen that smells? Not to worry though, these tricks make your kitchen smell nicer. 1. Work Your Air Vents Take a cue from your auto’s accessories. Clip a car deodorizer to you’re […]

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The 5 Smallest Garbage Disposals

Garbage disposals are a great addition to any kitchen.  They make it easy to get rid of leftover food immediately instead of having to throw it into the garbage where it might sit and start to smell before the can is full. But, what if you live in a small apartment or even a studio […]

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How to Troubleshoot General Plumbing Problems

Let’s face it; everyone loves indoor plumbing. It is perhaps one of the most significant advancements of the modern age. We no longer have to fetch water from a stream or well. Using the bathroom doesn’t require leaving our house. And of course, we have heated water in which to take a bath or shower. […]

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Ways to Get Rid of Kitchen Sink Odor

Garbage disposals are great tools to have when there is a need to get rid of waste or have a beautiful, tidy kitchen sink. The downside of these fantastic appliances is that they are home to rotten food and bacteria build up, which often results in an unpleasant smell. There’s no need to panic though, […]

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How to Separate Your Household Waste

Waste management if your home probably isn’t an easy task, but it’s an important one. Recycling is especially crucial since many of the raw materials we consume can be reused, and it creates less of an impact on the environment. But how do you know which types of waste goes where? How should they be […]

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Common Kitchen Sink Issues and How to Solve Them

Let’s face it unless you’re a certified plumber, the chances of knowing what to do when something goes wrong with your kitchen sink are fair to poor. None of us enjoy messing with our kitchen sinks, especially when it comes to something more challenging like leaky drain baskets or broken garbage disposals. Kitchen sink plumbing […]

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How to reset a garbage disposal?

A garbage disposal is one of those appliances that help to keep your kitchen clean and let you work more conveniently. Like all other appliances, while using a disposal people may experience few kind of problems that can be solved easily at home. For all these problems, you may need to reset the disposal unit. […]

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Garbage Disposal with Septic Tank – Is It Safe?

Can you have a garbage disposal with a septic tank? I have been asked this question more than I ever expected. You’d be suprprised how many people use the septic tank in our country. Just after I started researching about disposal systems, I got to know that more than 21 million households in the United […]

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