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November 17, 2014
Grease build up is one of the primary causes of blocked residential sewer lines. While some of it comes from meat fats, such as bacon and hamburger grease, it also comes from foods such as cooking oil, mayonnaise, butter, sauces and table scraps. Running hot water down the sink does not dissolve the grease; it only pushes the grease a little further down the pipes, where the water cools and grease solidifies. Over time, that grease will build up in the sewer line an create an obstruction that can completely clog pipes.
So what can the homeowners do?
- You can reduce the amount of grease going into your lines by taking a few precautions:
- First of all, NEVER pour hot grease down the...
May 04, 2015
Summer is almost upon us…temperatures are slowly rising throughout North America. Depending on where on this vast continent you reside, your summer might range from hot and dry (filled with watering restrictions and a fading green lawn) all the way to a tropical humidity and daily afternoon showers. And every imaginable scenario in between.
But we all have one thing in common. Water is essential to survival. No matter where you live, and really, no matter what the season. Without fresh water you will die in just a few days. Plain and simple, no sugar coating, and this single fact helps drive the point home: water equals life.
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