Don’t Let These Things Go Down The Kitchen Sink

Flour Can Coat The Pipes

Flour is a common item to use in the kitchen and it can get a bit messy. However, people should avoid getting it anywhere near the kitchen sink.

chef mixing a bowl of flour
Marco Di Lauro/Getty Images
Marco Di Lauro/Getty Images

Flour coagulates when it’s mixed with water, so it can coat the pipes. This can cause a huge backup, which is tricky and expensive to remove.