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This company offers air conditioning systems and contracting services.
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Factors that raised the rating for Lakeway A/C & Heating Inc include:
- Length of time business has been operating
- Complaint volume filed with BBB for business of this size
- Response to 1 complaint(s) filed against business
- Resolution of complaint(s) filed against business
Customer Complaints Summary Read complaint details
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|Problems with Product/Service||1|
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Texas Department of Licensing & Regulation
920 Colorado St, Austin TX 78701
Phone Number: (800) 803-9202
Type of Entity
Business ManagementMr. John Coldewey, Owner Ms. Liza Coldewey, CFO
Air Conditioning Contractors & Systems Heating Contractors Heating & Air Conditioning Air conditioning & Heating Contractors - Residential Air Conditioning Repair Heating Equipment & Systems Cleaning & Repair
Alternate Business NamesLakeway Air Conditioning & Heating
Industry TipsAir conditioning repair tips Tips for hiring a contractor
15098 Debba Dr
Austin, TX 78734 (512) 266-8522 Directions
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Problems with Product/Service
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Complaint: On July 1st I called Lakeway A/C for service due to a leak that was in my air conditioning. They came out and informed me that there was a block in my line and that I needed it to be cleared. The tech then "cleared" the block and then left. He was there for about 20 minutes total. On July 4th I called Lakeway AC back due to water pouring out of my ceiling from the AC yet again leaking. They sent out another tech that again stated that there was a block and the first guy failed to do the job. The tech then "cleared" the line and left. The following day the water got worse and I decided to call a new AC repair company that was able to come out and find that my AC handler is bad and the coils are out and has to be replaced. The issue was never due to a block . The second inspector was my insurance adjuster that was quickly able to point out that it was the coil as well without me telling him that I was told it was a block by Lakeway AC or other AC repair company stating I needed new handler. After getting this correctly my husband called Lakeway AC last night in order to talk to them about the service we were charged $120.00 for them to do incorrect work and misdiagnose. ***** the manager called my husband back and when my husband preceded to tell him we got bad service and are unhappy the manager proceeded to yell at my husband and your profanity tell him " ***** you". This is extremely unprofessional and I feel that Lakeway AC didn't do the job and inspect our problem appropriately. I have been disrespected and cheated and feel they have probably done this to others.
Desired Settlement: Looking for a refund and apology for the disrespectful language used to a customer.
We understand your frustration. In regards to our phone conversation that we had, we hope that you are satisfied with the outcome. We discussed the situation directly with our service manager & handled it accordingly. We apologize for the unprofessional behavior. We understand & appreciate, too, that your husband called our office the following morning after the incident & apologized for his behavior towards both our office admin & service technician. Due to this incident, we refunded you. We truly value 100% customer satisfaction.
With regards to the diagnosis that our service technician initially did, he followed normal procedure & blew out the drain line. Our service technician recommended & also noted on your invoice to replace the secondary drain pan that would cover the entire HVAC system underneath. We diagnose each customer's issue on a case by case basis & our technicians carefully evaluate each issue to provide the best solution. Our technician did not see replacing the entire HVAC system as the answer. We strive to give our customers the best value