9 Things You Should Never Put Down Your Garbage Disposal

9 Things You Should Never Put Down Your Garbage Disposal

Your garbage disposal is a magical bit of machinery. Just toss any kitchen waste and scraps in, flip the switch, and seconds later they’ve disappeared. Well, in a perfect world, this happens without a problem, time after time. The reality is that many common kitchen wastes can actually damage or break your disposal and clog your kitchen plumbing. Your disposal can be a time-saver when cleaning up after your summer barbecue but resist the urge to pop watermelon rinds and corn husks into it. Here’s a helpful list of other things that should never be sent down the disposal: