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Why Pumpkins Don’t Go in the Garbage Disposal

Halloween is this Wednesday, and hopefully you’ve already enjoyed some of the fun and scary things going on around Frederick County. If you haven’t had your fill of Halloween fun, don’t worry. There are still some events in the area going on this week and next weekend. Gaver Farm Field

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Don’t Put Pumpkins Down the Drain!

Halloween is an exciting time for Frederick County families, but there’s something that scares us even more than witches and ghouls: Pumpkins in your pipes. When you’re ready to carve jack-o-lanterns, don’t put the pulp and seeds down your kitchen sink drain or even into your garbage disposal. The slimy, stringy pulp can harden and cause

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End of Summer Plumbing Tips for Frederick County Homes

With the kids back in school and pools getting ready to close, summer is officially coming to an end. Before we move on to pumpkins and mums, take a look at a few ways you can ensure problem-free plumbing throughout the fall. Inspect outside taps and hoses It’s still warm in

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4 Plumbing Myths Your Mother May Have Told You

It’s hard to comprehend that things you’ve been told for years about home maintenance could be wrong. But when it comes to the plumbing system in your Frederick County home, it’s best to believe the experts in order to prevent damage. Here are a few assumptions our Putman Plumbing customers have had

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Tips for a Plumber-Free Thanksgiving

We’re  thankful for our customers, and always love to take on calls when our services are needed. But we’d also like for you to make the most of your time with family this Thanksgiving – and that means not having to call us in the middle of dinner to clear a

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Don’t Put Produce in the Garbage Disposal

Spring is a great time to enjoy delicious fresh veggies. Asparagus and artichokes are ready now, and carrots, peas, and onions will be popping up soon. When you’re preparing these foods in your kitchen, try to keep in mind what your garbage disposal can handle. It’s best to remember that

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