Every year, more than one billion pounds of pumpkins are produced in America, most of which are created into jack-o’-lanterns during Halloween time. That’s a lot of leftover pulp. And, a lot of pulp and seeds that can obstruct drains prior to the end of the Halloween period.
Water Heater Repair Tampa is an usual Halloween site visitor to many of homeowners in need of Drain Cleaning Tampa help thanks to sticky pumpkin pulp and seeds. The weeks leading up to Halloween, we get lots of calls from property owners struggling with pulp-clogged garbage disposals and stopped up kitchen area sink drains.
Pumpkin pulp is not safe for disposals due to the fact that it is soft, stringy and mushy. It will dry and set, choking off drains and waste disposal unit, creating a big mess that will need an expert drain cleaning.
On the same note, it is likewise wise not to attempt flushing the pulp or seeds down the toilet either. Simply toss everything out in the trash!
When carving pumpkins, doing this on newspaper. for it can easily be wrapped up and tossed into the garbage can or a compost heap. The seeds can be separated and roasted for a delicious treat or they can be air-dried and planted in the spring after the last frost to expand next year’s Halloween pumpkin.
Thu, 31 Oct 2013 07:11:32 GMT
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