4 Plumbing Myths

Mythbusting your plumbing problems

Leaking Faucets Aren’t A Big Deal – Many homes have leaky faucets. This is not a problem you want to have over time! You can get a big surprise in your water bill as well as contributing to 1 trillion gallons of wasted water nationwide. If you have a leaky faucets contact Crown Plumbing Now

A Clear Drain Means No Clogs – While water may be flowing down a drain, that doesn’t mean your drain is in good condition. Clogs can hide in the disposal system. This can result in appliances that work slower than usual. Yearly checks on all your appliances is always recommended.

Your Garbage Disposal Can Handle Anything – Many homeowners make the mistake of putting anything down their garbage disposal, as long as the water is running. Certain items should never be put into the disposal, regardless of how much water is used. Hard or thick food items such as banana peels or egg shells need to be thrown in trash! Do you research before disposing anything down the sink.

Using Lemon To Clean – While many DIY blogs and tips suggest use lemon to clean your disposal, lemon doesn’t do much to clean it! The best way to clean your garbage disposal is with warm water, soap, and a brush!