Tips to Eliminate Garbage Disposal Odor | Roto-Rooter Blog

Tips to Eliminate Garbage Disposal Odor | Roto-Rooter Blog

Our Indianapolis plumbers would like to offer a few tips for dealing with odor coming from your garbage disposal. These quick and easy recommendations can be quite helpful if you ever encounter any common garbage disposal odor issues.

To deal with foul odor:

When there is buildup of food debris in your disposal this can cause an unpleasant smell, which you should be able to eliminate through this clean out process below.

  • Try grinding ice cubes and orange or lemon rinds in the disposal for about 30 seconds.
  • While the disposal is still running, pour a small amount of liquid dishwashing detergent into it.
  • Rinse the disposal with cold water to get rid of remaining debris.

If you have any further questions regarding garbage disposals or would like to request service, feel free to visit our Indianapolis Plumber web site or call us at (317) 398-8480.

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