What Not to Put in a Garbage Disposal

Despite popular belief, the garbage disposal in your drain is not a black hole capable of swallowing up any form of matter or material. Like the other appliances in your kitchen, the garbage disposal has a specific use and purpose and requires proper installation and regular maintenance. A garbage disposal consists of a group of […]

Maintain Your Drain: 4 Common Questions About Drain Maintenance

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1. Why do my pipes get clogged? Your home’s drain system is designed to discharge water from your plumbing fixtures to the city sewers. Over time, obstructions can build up in the pipes and cause a clog. For example, many homeowners will rinse their kitchen grease down the drain. However, the oil eventually hardens into […]