About Bend Heating

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About Bend Heating

The Best Heating and Cooling in Bend, Oregon

What started in 1953 as a small heating and sheet metal business has grown into a trusted local brand. Bend Heating and Sheet Metal has performed thousands of successful HVAC installations and services for satisfied residents in Bend and the outlying Jefferson, Deschutes, and Crook counties. Detailed inspections, high industry standards, and quality heating and cooling in Bend Oregon are the core of every job for us, no matter the request.

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What Sets Bend Heating Apart

Our value for high-quality, flawless work defines every part of our service from HVAC installation to the most specific detail of a sheet metal fabrication job. Here is what sets our heating and cooling company apart.

Efficient Heating And Cooling in Bend, Oregon

We go the distance to bring you the best in energy-efficient HVAC heating and cooling products from Carrier, Mitsubishi, Daikin, and more.

Energy-Trust Partnership
We work with the Energy Trust of Oregon to develop groundbreaking programs that help our customers earn tax incentives for improving their home’s energy efficiency.
Certified Master Installer
The last thing you need to worry about is the proficiency of your HVAC installer. With Bend Heating and Sheet Metal our Certified Master Installers are expertly trained and professional.
Local Expertise
We’ve been in the Central Oregon area for over 50 years, which means we understand this climate unlike any other. Trust the locals for the right call on a new unit or a product that works well in extremes.
Scrap Metal Recycling

All of our custom metalwork projects generate scrap metal. We give these metals a second life by repurposing what we can use and responsibly recycling the rest.

NATE-Certified Technicians

North American Technician Excellence (NATE) Certification involves staying current on evolving HVAC technologies by focusing on safe installation and techniques.

Our History

Since the early days of Bend Heating and Sheet Metal, we’ve always put our customers first. We earn our reputation daily by providing the best heating and cooling products in Bend, Oregon. For generations, locals have trusted our expertise to get the job done.


Scott Zettle purchased Bend Heating which had a staff of 8 at the time. 


Bend Heating relocated from a rental property to a new building with an expanded team of 14.


Bend Heating expanded with a 3,600 sq. ft add-on to expand commercial services.


Bend Heating invested in another building for future growth and grew to 35 team members.


Bend Heating reaches the milestone of 50 team members!


First company summer party kicked off with a Burning Man theme.


Bend Heating expanded operations in service, retrofitting, residential services, and commercial and reached 75 team members.

Heating and cooling in Bend Since 1953

Scott Zeetle


Meet the Team

You might recognize some familiar faces around the place as our team is going on two decades together. Some of our staff have close to 40 years on the job! We are proud of our amazing local HVAC team and are adding new members all the time.

Scott Zettle

Owner/ President

John Doherty

Service Manager

Jamie Santos

Warehouse Director

Wade Kinkade

Residential Estimator (New Construction/Retrofit)

Shawn Zettle

Estimator/ Event and Marketing Coordinator

Wayne Murray

Estimator / Commercial Project Manager

Mike Slonaker

Estimator (Commercial / New Construction)

Jason Kinsey

Project Manager (Commercial)

Scott Bilyeu

Project Manager (Residential/ Retrofit)

Mike Garfield

Project Manager

Calvin Bilyeu

Project Manager (New Construction)

Troy Peckham

Metal Shop Manager


“I have used your company over many years and I wouldn’t think of calling anyone else. You have a great staff (office and in the field). I will continue to refer others to your service.”

—J. Clark – Bend, OR