Paschal Air Plumbing & Electric Co. of Springdale announced that it's expanding operations in southwest Missouri through the acquisition of Lyerla Heating & Air of Joplin.
Lyerla, founded in 2001, is led by Kevin Brady. He's joining Paschal as the general manager of the combined company's southwest Missouri division.
"We couldn’t be more excited to expand our operations in the Four-States Area," Paschal owner and CEO Charley Boyce said in a news release. "We have made a positive impact in Carthage, Joplin, Carl Junction and beyond. Paschal will be able to better serve our Missouri customers by adding Lyerla’s experienced home services team to ours."
Paschal lists nine locations in Arkansas, Missouri and Texas on its website. The company says it employs more than 250 people.