Food and grease can coat the drain pipes and form blockages that can lead to backed-up sinks and possible flooding.
Here are a few tips on how you can keep your drains clear and help avoid water damage issues.
Don't put ANY food snaps or cooking grease down the drain, in your garbage
disposal or dishwasher.
Scrape ALL food waste in the trash or compost bin.
Wipeout all pots, pans or plates with a paper towel and put into the trash.
Pour excess oil and grease into a container and place in trash or take to an oil recycling center.
Place a fine-mesh strainer in your sink drain to catch all food bits.
Pour boiling water down your drain to help melt any grease in the pipes
Flush sink with Dawn original dish soap to break down grease