Nominate a Veteran for a Free Cooling System This Summer
Fayette Heating & Air is officially accepting nominations for its annual program, “It’s Cool To Be A Vet.”
The company is already known throughout the Lexington community for its annual “Gift of Heat.”
Now, through “It’s Cool To Be A Vet,” Fayette Heating & Air will donate one complete cooling system to a U.S. military member or veteran in need. The company will take nominations from the community to find members of the military in need of a helping hand.
“After serving our country so bravely, the least our service members deserve is a cool and comfortable home,” said owner Bret Melrose. “We have so much respect for these men and women, and this is just a way for us to help show our gratitude.”
Nominations for “It’s Cool To Be A Vet” are being accepted until Wednesday, June 26, at noon. To qualify, all nominees must: own their own home, have pre-existing ductwork, be an honorably discharged U.S. military veteran or current member of the U.S. military, and be able to show proof of this service by submitting a copy of their DD214 Form or current Military ID Card. Nominations may be submitted online at
or mailed to Fayette Heating & Air, Attention: It’s Cool To Be A Vet, 817 Nandino Blvd, Lexington, KY 40511.
All finalists will be selected the following day, Thursday, June 27. The winner will be announced on Friday, June 28, at Fayette Heating & Air. The winner’s cooling system will be installed the week after the Fourth of July.
For more information on “It’s Cool To Be A Vet,” call 859-233-0424 or go online at