Every year, more than one billion pounds of pumpkins are produced in America, most of which are sculpted into jack-o’-lanterns during Halloween time. That’s a bunch of leftover pulp. And, a great deal of pulp and seeds that can congest drains before completion of the Halloween period.
Water Heater Repair Naples FL is a common Halloween visitor to numerous neighbors needing Drain Cleaning Naples FL help thanks to sticky pumpkin pulp and seeds. The weeks leading up to Halloween, we get great deals of calls from homeowners struggling with pulp-clogged garbage disposals and stopped up kitchen area sink drains.
Pumpkin pulp is not safe for disposals since it is soft, stringy and mushy. It will dry out and solidify, choking off drainpipes and garbage disposals, creating a big mess that will require an expert drain cleaning.
On the same note, it is also sensible not to attempt purging the pulp or seeds down the toilet either. Just toss everything out in the garbage!
When sculpting pumpkins, do so on newspaper. for it can quickly be concluded and tossed into the garbage can or a compost stack. The seeds can be separated and roasted for a delicious treat or they can be air-dried and grown in the spring after the last frost to grow next year’s Halloween pumpkin.
Thu, 31 Oct 2013 07:11:32 GMT
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