InSinkErator Badger 5, 1/2 HP Food Waste Disposer Reviews (2018)

While garbage disposals have been on the market for a long time now the designs just keep getting more and more advanced. In fact, the InSinkErator Company has been building disposals for the past 75 years and over those long years their development teams has made some major breakthroughs.

They are already known throughout the world for designing some the world’s more reliable, durable, and functional disposals. All those years of experience and learning has gone into the development of the Badger 5. This is truly a state of the art garbage disposal that will make a great addition in any home.

InSinkErator Badger 5, 1/2 HP Food Waste Disposer Reviews

InSinkErator Badger 5 Comes Along With A 2-Year In-Home Warranty

One of the most amazing features that you will find with the Badger 5 garbage disposal is that it is backed by a 2-year in-home warranty. Within the first two years of owning the disposal is you experience any problems you can have a professionally trained tech dispatched out to your home. The InSinkErator team has a network of over 1,500 certified professional techs on standby 24 hours a days 7 days a week.

Mounts In Minutes With Easy Installation

One thing that has made most homeowners tentative about garbage disposal is the installation process. You almost have to be a professional plumber or hire a professional plumber to install the disposal, but with the badger 5 disposal that is a thing of the past.

All InSinkErator disposals come equipped with a patent stainless steel quick lock sink mount. This lock technology allows for easy mounting of the disposal. Just simply place the disposal on the sink outlet and twist it into place, within a matter of minutes and mounting process will be complete.

Thanks to this new easy design you no longer need to spend hours under the sink trying to mount your disposal. Along with this, the disposal comes along with a detailed instruction guide that will walk you through every step of installation process.

State Of The Art Grind Technology

While the badger5 only has a one-stage grinding technology and there are a lot of disposals that feature two-stage technology, you should not let this fool you. Within this one-stage grinding technology you will find a powerful GrindShear Ring that just chews up those tough foods with ease.

You will literally never have to worry about the foods that you are putting down your disposal again, because with a ½ horsepower Dura-Drive induction motor, this disposal will liquefy just about any food waste.

Larger Grind Chamber

Another amazing feature that can be found on the InSinkEratorDisposal is the extra wide 26-ounce grind chamber. With most disposals you have to spend countless minutes loading and grinding, but with this disposal you can load in your entire waste load and grind it up quickly and effectively in just a matter of minutes.

Along with this, the disposal features stainless steel grinding components, which greatly increases the longevity of the inner components. Stainless steel is one of the most durable metals available on the open market, which is why the InSinkErator team decided to utilize it the construction of its garbage disposals.

Support The US Economy

As a United States citizen, you have probably noticed that many manufacturing companies have migrated to different countries for one reason or another. This allows them to turn over a much wider profit margin, but all InSinkErator disposals are manufactured and packaged right in the United States. When you purchase an InSinkErator disposal, you are actually supporting the United States economy and workforce.

Help Fight Pollution And Over Filled Waste Dumps

More and more homeowners throughout the world are switching to garbage disposal for a wide variety of reasons. The devices don’t just provide practical convenience within a household, but they help with the ever-growing problem of over filled waste dumps.

Instead of having all your waste transported to an already overcrowded dump you can liquefy it and dispose of it through your septic tank. These devices also help reduce greenhouse emissions, which is an increasing problem throughout the world. You might not know it, but at most wastewater treatment plants food waste can actually be recycled into renewable energy.

Notable Specifications

  • Backed by a 2-year limited in-home warranty
  • A network of over 1,500 professionally trained and certified techs on standby
  • Stainless steel components increase longevity of disposal
  • Powerful ½ horsepower motor grind up the toughest foods with ease
  • Extra wide 26 ounce grind chamber allows for more waste grinding
  • One-stage grinding technology that features a GrindShear Ring
  • Easy installation and mount with patent stainless steel quick lock sin mount
  • Manufactured and packaged in the United States

Overall Assessment

Whether you are looking to be more environmentally responsible or just want to bring more ease to your household, you simply just cannot go wrong with the InSinkErator Badger 5, ½ HP Food Waste Disposer.