A bright, five-pointed star gleams above the Texas State University campus on select nights. Fixed atop Jackson Hall—a 12-story building that marks the campus's highest point—the star can be seen for miles throughout Hays County, letting fans know that it's time to celebrate a Bobcats victory and take out the pizza they started baking at half-time. Throughout the Bobcats' proud history, the Victory Star has had many occasions for beaming, as the school has won a litany of championships across multiple sports, including NCAA Div. II championships in football and men's golf and NAIA titles in men's basketball and men's tennis.
For more than 30 years, the HVAC technicians at Jon Wayne Heating, Air Conditioning & Plumbing have undergone rigorous training to maintain the company's high service standards. Their education includes factory training, coursework at the in-house Jon Wayne Academy, and certification through the North American Technician Excellence (NATE) program. During their visits, technicians outline the company's straightforward pricing and convenient payment plans, and—according to one of their many quality guarantees—employ shoe covers and drop cloths to protect clients' homes.
But the crew's courteousness and thoughtfulness extend beyond their day-to-day protocol. Owner Don Rackler appeared on KENS 5 to help collect school supplies for needy kids, and he and his staff appear regularly on Great Day SA segments to discuss issues such as household safety and health, energy efficiency, and how to make a chimney more Santa Claus–friendly. The company has also donated new heating and cooling systems to area families via the Mi Casa Makeover program.
No matter what your house is plotting against you, the technicians at Shafer Services are equipped to remedy it. The company is a triple threat: its handymen repair heating systems, cooling systems, and plumbing with equal dexterity. Perhaps it's their range of expertise, their friendly demeanor, or their lightning-quick response time that earned them a Super Service award from Angie's List. Whatever it was, Angie got it right: Shafer Services has got the know-how and the attitude to get your house back on your side.
In the face of drought and record temperatures, it can be difficult to keep a backyard in pristine condition. Texas Turf Services takes such challenges head on, installing irrigation systems and molding land into attractive greenery. The team specializes in offering water-conservation consultations, suggesting that clients outfit sprinkler systems with rain sensors and that they don't replenish the lake with hose water every evening.