Residential & Commercial Plumbing in the Indianapolis Area


Tips to keep your garbage disposal running smoothly

The holiday season is here. That means dinners and gatherings with lots of food that might end up in the garbage disposal. Before you start to prep the turkey and side dishes for Thanksgiving dinner, check out the video above to hear what Lance has to say about foods to keep away from your garbage disposal. […]

Water Heater 411

What’s going on inside your water heater? Lance Smith, owner of L.D. Smith Plumbing, breaks down what's inside your water heater and how it works. If you need a water heater repair or replacement, contact the experts at L.D. Smith Plumbing. Please call the experts at L.D. Smith Plumbing if you need a new water […]

Sump Pumps...How do they work?

Lance, owner of L.D. Smith Plumbing, explains how sewer and basement sump pumps work and a few reasons why they STOP working. Watch the video here. 

Is it time to replace your water heater? Here's how to know for sure.

(Up to $300 Off!) Wondering if you need a new water heater? That answer can be tricky. With water heaters, sometimes that sign comes with a leak and noise, or it simply stops working. Here are a few red flags that should signal when it’s time to replace your water heater: Age A typical life […]

An important plumbing tip to protect your home

One of the most overlooked steps in protecting your home is turning off your main water shut-off valve. It’s important to turn off this valve any time you are on vacation or away from home for an extended period of time. This step could save you thousands of dollars in property damage if there’s an […]

Important information to prepare your plumbing for severe winter weather in Indianapolis

Homeowners are bracing for severe winter weather in Indianapolis this week. As you collect extra food and water and check the furnace, it's also important to take steps to protect the plumbing in your home. Here are important steps protect plumbing in your home as temperatures drop this week: Remove the hose from the outside […]

Drain cleaning or unclogging…What’s the difference?

It’s finally happened in YOUR home. Multiple plumbing fixtures are clogging. There’s a sewer-like smell in your home that won’t go away. What are the primary culprits causing clogs in your drain? Tree roots, hair, normal sludge buildup, feminine products and toilet paper. Do you need a drain cleaning or unclogging? It all depends if […]

L.D. Smith Plumbing services featured in Plumber Magazine

[et_pb_section bb_built="1"][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_text _builder_version="3.17.3"] L.D. Smith Plumbing owner Lance Smith and his team are the featured story in this month's Plumber Magazine, a national publication for the industry. In the article, Lance details the company's quick expansion from offering plumbing services in his home garage seven years ago to the company's 11,000-square-foot building near downtown Indianapolis. […]

What's that sewer smell in the basement? Lance explains.

[et_pb_section bb_built="1"][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_text _builder_version="3.17.3"] It's not uncommon to walk in your basement and inhale a sewer smell. Homeowners often panic and call us thinking there's a need for a sewer line replacement or repair.  Lance Smith, the owner of L.D. Smith Plumbing, solves this mystery. The problem could be in your P-Trap, which prevents gases from […]

On the job: Sewer cleanout in Indianapolis

[et_pb_section bb_built="1"][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_text _builder_version="3.17.3"] These are photos from a recent outside sewer cleanout in Indianapolis. We often receive customer calls reporting water backed up in basements or toilets, bathtubs not draining properly. That could signal a sewer blockage. When our plumbers examine this issue, we might recommend a sewer cleanout as the best option. For […]
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2400 Southeastern Ave.
Indianapolis, IN 46201

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