How to Unjam a Garbage Disposal

Video Transcript

Hey guys it’s Mariah with Good Life here to give you some tips in case your garbage disposal gets jammed. So if you flip the switch and your garbage disposal isn’t making any noise, you’re going to want to reset the breaker by hitting the reset button located at the bottom of the disposal. If you turn on your garbage disposal and you notice a humming noise coming from it, you’re going to want to manually unjam it yourself. You can do that by using a garbage disposal wrench like this. But before you do make sure you turn the switch off.