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04
Apr

New Equipment- Vac Truck

Meet our newest addition to the equipment family, the vac truck! Most people have never heard of a vac truck, myself (Betsy) included. Side note: on a recent family vacation, I pointed out a vac truck on the side of the road, and the whole family was shocked. It still catches them off guard when […]

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27
Feb

Root X Treatments for Clogged Sewer Lines

Sewer clogs are expensive! If your sewer issues are caused by tree roots, we may have a cost-effective solution for you. Root X is a product that eats away at tree roots, keeping your sewer line open and flowing. We schedule treatments annually around this time of year for many of our customers. If you […]

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27
Feb

Help! I have a leak!

Most people have experienced this dreaded problem at one point in time.  Whether it’s a leaky faucet or a burst water line, it is still an inconvenience.  Here’s some ways to prepare for major leaks, and what to do when you’re experiencing one.   Know your options– Know where your shut off valves are, and […]

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29
Jan

What it Takes to be a Lohmeyer Plumber

What it Takes to be a Lohmeyer Plumber Law #1:  Thou shalt have a State of Indiana plumbing license.  Not all “plumbers” have taken the time to get a license.  They should have their own, current, State of Indiana issued license and number.  Without a plumbing contractor license, you cannot legally advertise yourself as a […]

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07
Jan

What to Expect When Calling Lohmeyer Plumbing

Every service company operates a little differently.  We understand trying a new plumber, or calling a service company for the first time can be a little daunting.  Here’s a few things you can expect when calling Lohmeyer’s: 1-  Expect a live person with a friendly voice to answer your call and questions during business hours.  […]

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17
Sep

Why Choose Lohmeyer for Your Remodel?

Thinking of updating your kitchen or bathroom?  Here’s a few reasons why you should choose us for your project!  We have been helping our customers with their plumbing needs for the last 80+ years. Access to thousands of fixtures through vendors we work with on a daily basis. We can help as little or as […]

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16
Aug

Why Update?

Thinking it may be time for a bathroom remodel?  Here’s a few of our top reasons to make the leap and start that remodel project.  It looks like your bathroom never left the 1970’s or 1980’s. You’re reaching your senior years and would like a bathroom that allows you to remain in your house as […]

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07
May

Clogged Kitchen Sink?

Is your kitchen sink drain giving you problems?  There are a couple of ways to clean out clogs and debris build up.  A regular plunger can open a kitchen drain (you have to close off the other bowl in a two bows sink).  If the issues are farther down the pipe, a drain machine may […]

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06
Mar

Trees and Their Noses: Root X Treatments

There are few places where we see a nose on a tree.  The Wizard of Oz is one, and assorted tree “art” is another.  This is a good thing!  In either of these instances, the nose is incapable of smell.  Likewise, when a tree sends its roots into a sewer, the smell of that environment […]

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06
Sep

Help! My Drain Smells

Remember, this is a symptom of another issue.  It can be as simple as the trap in a drain drying out, and just needing some water in it to seal things back up again.  (A trap is connected to the sanitary sewer piping, so when the water in a trap is no longer at a […]

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