How to Avoid Having to Call a Plumber the Day After Thanksgiving

Did you know the day after Thanksgiving is the busiest day of the year for plumbers? Most calls—by far—are due to stopped up sinks and garbage disposals. Here’s what you can do to avoid problems like these:

  • Don’t put bones, pasta, or grease down the garbage disposal
  • In fact, don’t put any foods that swell when they absorb water down the drain
  • Use a service wrench to manually grind your garbage disposal

Our very own Daniel Johnson joined NBC 5 live in their studio to give tips on how to avoid having to call a plumber that day. Check out this video to hear them!