Who We Are

In 1980 John and Elaine Knight founded Knight’s Plumbing. By always treating customers and employees fairly the company has grown from its original staff of only one to now nearly 150. John and Elaine then purchased French Mechanical in 1990 from Addie S. French, who had been in business for over 40 years and specialized in heating, air conditioning and sheet metal fabrication. In 1994, we combined both Knight’s and French Mechanical under one roof and built a 26,000 sq. ft. shop at our present location: 4250 Leitchfield Rd.

Since the first day we opened our doors Knight’s Mechanical has never stopped growing and moving forward. We can attribute our success not only to customer loyalty but also to the skills and abilities of the trained craftsmen that we employ. It goes without saying that here at Knight’s Mechanical we have the experience and expertise to service all of your plumbing, heating and air conditioning needs.

How We Have Grown

  • 1980 – Knight’s Plumbing began with a staff of one.
  • 1986 – Moved to Westport Road location.
  • 1990 – Purchased French Mechanical specializing in heating and air conditioning, and sheet metal fabrication
  • Increased from 28 employees to over 90.
  • 1994 – Combined Knights’s Mechanical and French Mechanical under one roof and built a 26,000 sq. ft. shop
  • 2002 – Opened Glasgow, Kentucky location.
  • 2002 – Built a 12,000 sq. ft. addition to add the welding fabrication shop to our Elizabethtown location.
  • 2019 – Continues to operates with a staff of around 150 employees.

The Shield Preventative Maintenance Plan

Knight’s Mechanical offers the Shield – a maintenance plan that allows you to relax and leave the management of your home comfort systems to us. We will handle the maintenance of your heating, air conditioning, HVAC, and even indoor air quality. And, we have the experience and the expertise to keep your whole home system working at peak efficiency. This means savings and energy efficiencies for you and lets you focus on the more important things in your home.
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