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Area Sheet Metal was established in 1971 by Dave and Dottie Leonard in Hobart, Indiana. In the beginning, the business focused on HVAC in residential and light commercial work. Dave set up shop in the family garage with one employee, while Dottie handled the accounting duties.

Built on the foundation of a dedicated work ethic and a commitment to safety, quality artistry and service, Area Sheet Metal has grown to employ on average 60 employees working in over 50,000 sq. ft. of fabricating and office space.

The Leonard’s sons, John and David, represent the second generation working in the family-owned business. The company has been fortunate to employ talented and loyal workers, many of whom have stayed with the company for 35+ years with over a 20 year average tenure.

50+ Years In Business

Established in 1971, Area Sheet Metal has an established reputation for quality and reliability that’s simply unmatched.

Family-Owned & Operated

Founded by Dave and Dottie Leonard, their sons John and David represent the second generation working in the family-owned business.

Highly Trained & Experienced

All of our technicians complete a 5-year apprenticeship, earn a degree, and engage in ongoing education. Many have been with us for 20+ years.

Don’t Take Our Word For It

We love these guys! They always do a thorough job on checking out our furnace and AC. Eventually I'll need to replace the whole system but until then they keep it running smooth and efficient. Thanks guys!!

Laura Kay

They were amazing! My furnace went out when it was 14º out in November and they diagnosed over the phone and walked me through what to do. Came out the next day for the new furnace and worked with me to make payment easy. Thanks Tony!

Michelle Mangold

Area Sheet Metal Heating and Cooling has done a fabulous job installing new units in our basement. They were very pleasant and polite the whole time and clean up after the job was done. The new Cooling system and Heater are working just fine and way better than the old one we had. I recommend Area Sheet Metal Cooling & Heating to anyone who needs repairs or new units. Thank you.

Mary Conway

We were extremely pleased with our experience from beginning to end. Not only met our expectations but totally surpassed them. Mike and Spencer were great to work with and explained all aspects of our new furnace system. Tony also explained everything in detail and was a pleasure to work with. JUST CAN’T BEAT THE SERVICE AT AREA SHEET METAL!!!! Will go here for all our HVAC needs. Thanks guys!!!

Donna Dommer

We had a boiler system switched over to a furnace. The best thing we could have done. Area was very professional the job consisted of putting a new duct system into a tri-level home with an in-law suite with a new a/c unit in a timely matter. We're very pleased. You will be very satisfied with Area Sheet Metal service.

Sylvia Kyle

I called Area Sheet Metal & Tony came out within the hour to look at our AC/Furnace & give us a quote for a complete install. He gave me a few different options & then after the fact gave me a couple more options when I asked about possible upgrades. We decided on what option we wanted & had a date scheduled within a few days of signing the contract. The HVAC installers John & Trevor were here first thing in the morning & did a great job. I would recommend Area Sheet Metal to anyone who is looking for a professional group of contractors that do quality work for a reasonable price.

Chuck Bisbee

Where We Service

We provide HVAC services and metal fabrication for homeowners and businesses throughout NWI. Located in Hobart, IN, we serve all of Porter, Lake, and LaPorte Counties.