Wednesday, November 23, 2011

No Clogging Zone


Consider this a public service announcement.

Many about to take the plunger
Holiday tops for clogged disposals, busy plumber.
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.