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Garbage Disposal Installation and Repair

Keeping Cleveland-area garbage disposals running smoothly

An essential part of your home’s plumbing system

You may not realize it, but in addition to adding convenience for homeowners, a well-functioning garbage disposal serves an important role in your home’s overall plumbing system. Garbage disposals use centrifugal force to continuously force food waste against a stationary grind ring, liquefying it. This process assures the full breakdown of waste to prevent the blockage of the main sewer line. When a garbage disposal breaks or is simply not performing optimally, food particles can build up in the pipes, eventually resulting in serious clogs that are expensive to fix. A poor quality garbage disposal can even decrease the lifespan of your other plumbing fixtures. Because of this, the modest cost to install a high-quality garbage disposal and perform periodic maintenance on it is well worth the money.

What are some common issues you may be facing with your garbage disposal?

Homeowners in Cleveland and elsewhere in Northeast Ohio experience the following concerns that often indicate damage to their garbage disposals:

  • The disposal is running louder than normal
  • There is a foul odor coming from the sink
  • Water is not properly draining in the sink or is leaking below the disposal
  • The disposal motor is running but not properly grinding
  • The disposal starts to run but shuts off by itself
  • A utensil or other object is stuck in the disposal

If you are experiencing any of these problems with your garbage disposal, it is time to speak with a knowledgeable Cleveland-area plumber who is qualified to troubleshoot and repair it. It is unwise to attempt to fix a garbage disposal by yourself; it is all too easy to injure yourself on a disposal’s sharp components.

Decades of experience installing and repairing garbage disposals

The Hann family has been Northeast Ohio’s premiere plumbing and garbage disposal professionals for generations. Our team has installed countless high-quality disposals. No matter what type of service you require, the well-respected team at Verne & Ellsworth Hann is happy to help.

If you are concerned with the performance of your current garbage disposal or would like to install a new one, contact the best Cleveland plumbing company. A friendly, professional technician can be at your door and have your disposal working perfectly before you know it!

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  • Bill carefully examined the old boiler and piping, checked all the radiators and came up with a replacement proposal.  He explained two issues with the old boiler that other contractors did not notice or did not care to explain.  The first was what’s causing the rust in the boiler and how he was going to minimize the issue in the new system.  The second was how he would re-pipe the kitchen loop so the kitchen wouldn’t be so cold.  Bill addressed each and every question I had.  Although we received four bids that were comparable, we chose Bill Hann’s company because he was knowledgeable, thoughtful and detailed.  The work was completed in two days by a great installer team.  They were on time, professional and courteous.  The new boiler and piping work nicely without any issues and we now have a comfortable kitchen to dine in.  I’d highly recommend them.

    - Brian B.( Shaker Heights, Boiler Installation, January 2018 )
  • I strongly recommend Verne & Ellsworth Hann without reservation.  Choosing the right boiler was important and proper installation was critical.  I was impressed with all aspects of the Verne & Ellsworth Hann organization.  Most importantly, Bill Hann earned my trust.  The installation team was excellent.  They were experienced.  They arrived precisely on time every day.  They explained every step of the process.  They worked as a team.  They treated my home with extreme care, as if it was their own.  The installation is a thing of beauty.  Every time I go into my basement I smile.  I now have a reliable, efficient system.  I don’t usually take the time to write recommendations, but in this case I am doing so because it is so well deserved.

     

    - Allen P.( Shaker Heights, Boiler Installation, December 2017 )
  • Boiler has performed like a champ!  Install is neat and clean. Instructions for next 3 months have been followed.  New stat works well!

    - John R.( Cleveland Heights, Boiler Installation, December 2017 )
  • We were very pleased with the installer(s) and the care they took in getting the boiler in and downstairs, as well as their work ethics, punctuality, etc.

    - Wayne P.( Independence, Boiler Installation, December 2017 )
  • We very much appreciated the quick service so that we could have heat ASAP!  Your crew was professional, friendly and a pleasure to have in our home.  Chris was wonderful to work with!  Always available!  Answered all of our questions quickly!

    - Tami F.( Moreland Hills, Furnace and Air Conditioning Installation, December 2017 )