Conroe Drain Clogs and Pumpkins

Posted by on Oct 31, 2013 in Drain Cleaning Conroe TX

Every year, more than one billion pounds of pumpkins are produced in America, many of which are carved into jack-o’-lanterns throughout Halloween time. That’s a bunch of leftover pulp. And, a lot of pulp and seeds that can obstruct drains prior to the end of the Halloween period.

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Water Heater Repair Conroe TX is a typical Halloween visitor to numerous residents needing Drain Cleaning Conroe TX assistance thanks to sticky pumpkin pulp and seeds. The weeks getting at Halloween, we get bunches of calls from homeowners struggling with pulp-clogged garbage disposals and clogged kitchen area sink drains.

Pumpkin pulp is not safe for disposals since it is soft, stringy and mushy. It will dry and harden, choking off drains and waste disposal unit, producing a big mess that will need a professional drain cleaning.

On the exact same note, it is also smart not to try flushing the pulp or seeds down the toilet either. Just throw everything out in the garbage!

When carving pumpkins, doing this on newspaper. for it can quickly be finished 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.

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So we like our power tools and just had to share this video from The Home Depot on using them for pumpkin carving:

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