KitchenAid 1/2 HP (KCDB250G) Garbage Disposal Review

KitchenAid 1/2 HP (KCDB250G) Garbage Disposal Review

KitchenAid is a well known and trusted brand. KitchenAid continues to deliver superior products with the 1 / 2 HP garbage disposal. This disposal, though smaller in size, grinds through food waste in a flash. It’s affordable, compact, very easy to operate and built to last.

Features of the KitchenAid 1/2 HP Garbage Disposal Unit

  • The KitchenAid 1/2 Horsepower disposal holds up to 26 ounces worth of food waste– you will have ample amount of space to hold your food waste without worrying about it overflowing or clogging
  • Operates through continuous feed, allowing you to clean up quickly after you are done with meals
  • Comes with horsepower motor that operates at 1725 revolutions per minute assuring that food will be ground rapidly, effectively and easily rinsed down the drain
  • This unit comes with a polysystrene sound barrier that minimizes loud noise when grinding food
  • Grinding wheel, swivel impellers and shredder ring all are made out of durable stainless steel
  • This unit can be connected directly to an electrical switch which gives you the option of using the machine with a cover or without a cover


The Warranty

The Kitchen Aid 1 / 2 HP continuous feed garbage disposal comes with a 1 year limited manufacturer’s warranty.

Comments from Previous Buyers

The Good:

Breaks through everything and has lots of torque

The Bad:

Inconsistent and poor performance, this unit cannot process lemon or potato peels.


  • This disposal is made of galvanized, stainless and ABS steel – These high quality products give you comfort because you know your unit is built well and will last you for many years
  • Mounting systems makes it very easy to install
  • It is safe and easy to operate because the disposal is connected to an electrical switch
  • Special whisper quiet polystyrene sound barrier that lets you clean up quickly; but without the usual loud noises that other disposals make
  • Powerful motor that operates at 1 / 2 Horsepower and 1725 revolutions per minute – you will grind food super fast with this disposal unit
  • Continuous feed system means there is no stopping to wait while the food is being ground – you can continue to put new food waste into the disposal as the old waste is still being ground
  • The KitchenAid 1/2 Horsepower disposal unit can be used with or without a cover – you can use your disposal unit in the way best suited for you
  • Swivel impellers operate at 360 degrees
  • Shredder rings made from galvanized steel will grind food waste down to its smallest components allowing the waste to get easily washed down the drain


  • This product does not come with a power cord.
  • One customer reports that the unit stopped operating after a year of ownership.

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