Consider this a public service announcement.
By Tracy Idell Hamilton - Express-News
It's tempting, for sure.
You've just finished peeling a mound of potatoes, and now you're left with a pile of peels.
It would be so easy to just jam them down the drain. After all, that's what the garbage disposal is for, right?
Fruit and vegetable peels, poultry skin and bones, grease: These are the enemy of the freely flowing drain, and the very things that make the day after Thanksgiving the busiest day of the year for the nation's plumbers.