Can I Have a Garbage Disposal and a Septic Tank?


Here’s a question from our 08/24/2019 Today’s Homeowner Radio Show.

Jay in Alabama says, “Danny, What are your thoughts on a garbage disposal in a septic tank system? Our kitchen sink backs up frequently. Would a disposal help with this?”

We tell Jay it used to be taboo to have both, but now Insinkerator created a garbage disposal specifically designed for this purpose.

Listen above for the segment!

Read the blog from the August 24 show and listen to the full broadcast here