Many people would agree that there are few things more frustrating than a clogged or frozen drain or sewer line.  Gilk Plumbing can eliminate those frustrations and quickly get things working again with our water jetting service.


We can fix:

  • Frozen and clogged septic lines
  • Grease clogs
  • Tree root blockages
  • Culverts
  • Ag building drains
  • Sand & debris blockages
How water jetting service works


Regardless of where the problem lies, we have the tools to get the job done. Our new water jetting service van is fully equipped with its own water supply. This ensures that we can take care of the blockage, even in locations where a water connection isn’t available.

Pressurized water is extremely powerful. Gilk Plumbing’s mobile water jetting unit is equipped with an extremely durable hose which has a specialized nozzle mounted on the end. Using the nozzle’s forward and reverse water jets, we can control and propel direct, powerful streams of pressurized water through your drain or sewer to bust up and remove the toughest blockage. With special root nozzles, we can bust up and clear out nearly any root from the line. Water jetting can be controlled to clear specific drains like a kitchen sink, floor drain, storm or drain systems and main sewer lines. By regulating both the pressure and volume of the water, we’ll scrub the full diameter of your pipe, removing all the debris and rendering it clean. Because the water jetting process uses ordinary water, it is environmentally safe, extremely efficient and affordable.


In addition to our 24-hour emergency water jetting service, Gilk Plumbing offers routine water jetting in Richmond, MN, and the surrounding areas. From Spring Hill to Cold Spring and Albany to Eden Valley, MN, including everywhere in between, we’ve got you covered. Homes, industries, and commercial businesses, such as restaurants and hotels are all prone to buildup in their lines from fat, oil, grease, heavy scale, tree roots, etc. If ignored, this buildup can lead to blockages that cause basement or ground floor flooding, damage to property, serious health and environmental risks and loss of business.

For the average single-family dwelling, the water jetting process can stave off most buildup problems for several years. Depending on the business, more frequent water jetting will be necessary to keep ahead of obstructions in commercial and industrial situations.


In addition to our water jetting service, we also specialize in portable pressure washing.  Services for the home include:

  • Power washing and cleaning the siding
  • Decks and Patios

For our local area farmers and auctioneers, we also clean equipment!  From preparing equipment and machinery for a sale or simple preventative maintenance, we are here to help.

Whether you need power washing, water jetting for a clogged drain or sewer pipe, or you would like more information on our water jetting service, contact Gilk Plumbing, Heating & Air Conditioning today.

Power washing cement
Rheem Pro Partner Logo
Authorized Delta Faucet Company Dealer Logo
Comfort Aire Logo
North Star Water Treatment Systems Logo
Sterling, A Kohler Company Logo
Polar Furnace Logo
Sterling, A Kohler Company Logo

Authorized Dealer.