There are certain items you should never flush down your toilet.
Dental floss can get entangled in other debris, making a small clog larger.
Paper towels are thicker than toilet paper and among the leading causes of clogged pipes.
Q-Tips easily get stuck in pipes, and cotton balls don’t break down enough to make it through.
When cooking fats and oils get flushed, they congeal and cause buildup.
Feminine hygiene products absorb water, expand and block pipes.
Some people think it’s OK to flush soiled kitty litter, but the product’s sand and clay cause major plumbing issues.
To prevent clogs and damage to your home’s plumbing, think before you flush.