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AUSTIN The Texas the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation Enforcement Division carries out "stings" across the state to catch unlicensed businesses offering to perform air conditioning services. It is against the law to perform air conditioning (A/C) service or maintenance without a license.
The following individuals were caught in TDLR "stings" during the first quarter of 2012:
Franco A/C & Heating (Frank J. Longori)
Boyden Air and Appliance (James C. Boyden)
Texans want to keep their families safe by using licensed Air
Conditioning Contractors because:
They have passed an examination proving they meet or surpass subject competency requirements,
They must carry insurance, and
Submit to and pass a criminal background check.
Visit the TDLR web site to view licensed air conditioning contractors in your area. You may also search for past violations in which a final order was issued against companies/contractors: www.license.state.tx.us.