Landlord develops device that collects grease and prevents blockages
“Hawaii inventor Shawn Santos created the FOG Safe when he found the kitchen drains of his rental properties constantly clogged due to the improper disposal of grease.
Since the product launch at Ocean Fest in June, he has since sold more than 10,000 units.
The FOG Safe Drain Guard is a paper-based drainage cover made of recycled and eco-friendly materials. It works by being placed in the sink for cooking grease to be poured into and safely disposed of in the trash.”
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A recent study by the EPA claims that nearly 50% of drain blockages are due to fats, oils, and grease buildups. Otherwise now as FOG. Unfortunately, many people do not dispose of grease in the proper manner. It seems like this landlord took matters into his own hands by inventing this device.
If your drain has been blocked due to FOG or otherwise, call DC Annis at 612-861-6425 to have one of our professionals clear it out. We’re available around the clock!