Irwin Michelsen

  • Ready to begin with your own plumbing jobs? Do you know where to start or how to begin? Do you know what equipment and techniques will work for your next task? Well, the tips that are listed below may be the very ones that you need.

    Pump your septic tank every five years to keep it working well. This prevents sediment from building up in the…[Read more]

  • Use a hairdryer to thaw frozen pipes, after you shut off the water to the house. A hairdryer will gently heat the pipe and thaw the ice without causing significant damage to the pipe. Shutting off the water first means that if the pipe is broken, there will be no rush of water into the house.

    Check your faucets for leaks. Check the knobs and…[Read more]

  • Some tips on how to start with plumbing makes a great start for beginners. Below are some tips that will hopefully assist you into making better decisions and to start maintaining your own home system. You need it to work effectively, so it is to your benefit to learn something from these tips.

    Use the sounds you hear from your pipes to help…[Read more]

  • Use a hairdryer to thaw frozen pipes, after you shut off the water to the house. A hairdryer will gently heat the pipe and thaw the ice without causing significant damage to the pipe. Shutting off the water first means that if the pipe is broken, there will be no rush of water into the house.

    Certain things shouldn’t go into your plumbing…[Read more]

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