Monthly Archives: August 2014

Sump Pump Failures and Foes

Over the past several decades of being a state licensed master plumber, I have seen my fair share of disturbing sump pump failures and foes. Many people, unfortunately, put too much trust in old sump pump equipment. People that own … Continue reading

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Water Softener Buyers Beware of Cheap, Sub-Standard Brands on the Market

Okay folks, here it is; the BEST water softener brand in Indiana is the CLACK ON DEMAND. Our services provide installation for a NEW METERED 48,000 Grain Unit with a 2-Year LABOR Warranty and 5-Year Control Warranty for less than … Continue reading

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Learning About Sediment Buildup in Water Heaters

Sediment refers to the small and often times, microscopic, particles that precipitate out of water at high temperatures. Sand, dirt, calcium carbonate, mineral ions, and any other solid debris commonly makes up the sediment found at the bottom of hot … Continue reading

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FVIR Gas Water Heaters and What You Need to Know About Them

There’s a new type of water heater on the market, and you need to know what people are saying about them before deciding to buy one for yourself. They are the new FVIR gas water heaters; where “FVIR” stands for … Continue reading

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Think Twice Before Purchasing a Whirlpool Water Heater!

In my own opinion, derived from over 50 years of experience as a master plumber, Whirlpool Gas FVIR water heaters may be the WORST hot water heaters ever made and sold on the market, EVER. If that wasn’t clear enough, … Continue reading

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Electric Water Heaters: Need to Know Info

When it comes to purchasing a new electric water heater, the best advice I can give as a master plumber of 60+ years is to ask if you are getting good lifetime elements. The only recent advances in electric water … Continue reading

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Talking Tankless: Tankless Water Heaters and the Myths that Fool Us All

Ever since tankless water heaters have been introduced to the home appliance market, there has been an exponential growth of political hype, talk, flaws, and half-truths about their advantages and disadvantages. Complaints surrounding these water heaters are plentiful, and extremely … Continue reading

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Water Heaters: Buyers Beware

When it comes to shopping for FVIR gas water heaters, there is much “need to know” information before making a final decision to purchase one. When asking Master Plumber, Mark Weilhammer, you can trust that you are receiving professional and … Continue reading

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Weilhammer Plumbing Co. Inc. Officially Launches Our Brand New Website!

We are thrilled to announce that we have officially launched our brand new Indianapolis plumbing website! Here at Weilhammer Plumbing Company Inc., we have been a family owned and operated plumbing business since 1901! And current owner, Mark Weilhammer, has … Continue reading

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