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How to Clean a Garbage Disposal: 4 Easy Tips!

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Last week my good friend was complaining about his stinky garbage disposal. Apparently it was pretty bad. That conversation inspired this post. The 4 methods I use are natural and do a great job of eliminating unwanted odors. These tips could help you too, especially after Thanksgiving.
If you have your own suggestion for garbage disposal cleaning add them to the comments.
Cheers,
Jeff
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How to clean a garbage disposal
how to clean a garbage disposal in 4 easy tips, cleaning tips, how to, plumbing
Lemons are a wonderful natural remedy, I remove the seeds though.
how to clean a garbage disposal in 4 easy tips, cleaning tips, how to, plumbing
Use Baking Soda.
how to clean a garbage disposal in 4 easy tips, cleaning tips, how to, plumbing
Vinegar ice cubes! Use them all so as to not inadvertently prank your family, haha.
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Borax actually has garbage disposal cleaning directions on the box.

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  • Terri
    on Nov 24, 2014

    I was wondering that same thing!

  • Dan Moss
    on Mar 13, 2016

    Oranges work well. Make sure you clean under the mounting gasket or splash gaurd

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