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Trash Compactor Removal

Can not remove trash compactor - it is built in and we have added hardwood floors and granite counter tops....we want it out the front is off and the bottom has been removed but we are unable to remove the rest of the unit what is holding it in place???

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I noticed that my compactor attached to the countertop above it at the front, but that it is also possible to do the same at the back. Can you get access under the cabinet at the back of the compactor and check it out?

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