Established in 2001 by Brian and Joan Lithway, BDL Heating & Cooling is a full-service HVAC and plumbing contractor specializing in the installation, service and maintenance of systems for residential, commercial and new construction applications. Since opening, BDL Heating & Cooling has serviced over 10,000 Massachusetts homes and businesses.

During that time, we have gained a reputation for high quality work, professionalism and care for our customers and their property. Whether we’re providing a whole house system installation, a high efficiency system replacement or routine maintenance, our goal is to provide our customers with the right solution for their home, at the right price.

At BDL, we not only take pride in the quality of our work, but also in the close working relationships we form with our clients. From the day we opened our doors in 2001, we have operated on one simple principle- every customer is a part of the BDL family. We treat customers and their homes the same way we would treat our own.

With a staff of over thirty employees, BDL Heating & Cooling is one of the largest American Standard Customer Care Dealers in the State of Massachusetts. In addition to being an American Standard Customer Care Dealer, BDL Heating & Cooling is also a Mitsubishi Electric Elite Diamond Contractor, an Amana Advantage Specialist and a Viessmann dealer.

BDL Heating & Cooling is also a A/C check certified contractor and works extensively with the Mass Save loan program, helping customers to obtain 0% interest financing on high efficiency heating and air conditioning system replacements and installations.

Our Mission

BDL Heating & Cooling is an HVAC contractor dedicated to excellence in service, installation and maintenance of all air systems. We provide our customers with dependable, honest service and provide our employees with the opportunity to grow both personally and professionally in a team-oriented environment.

Our Team

BDL Heating & Cooling knows that high quality work begins with high quality people, so we only employ highly trained and qualified staff, who exhibit high levels of character and integrity. We also provide our team with many on and off the job training opportunities to help them grow both personally and professionally.

Brian Lithway

President
Brian Lithway

President

Brian is the President and Owner of BDL Heating & Cooling. With over 35-years of experience in residential home construction and 25-years of HVAC experience, Brian has a deep knowledge of the industry. Brian graduated from the New England Institute of Technology in 1992 and holds a Master Sheet Metal License, Refrigeration Technician License, EPA 608 Universal Certification and OSHA 10 Certification. Brian is also NATE Certified in Air Conditioning and Heat Pump Service and Installation.

Josh Wietecha

Director of Operations
Josh Wietecha

Director of Operations

Josh joined BDL Heating & Cooling in 2010 and has worked both in the field and as a business manager. Josh is responsible for management of day-to-day operations, finances and business development. Josh graduated magna cum laude from Worcester State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration. Josh holds a MA State Sheet Metal License, EPA 608 Universal Certification and NFPA Hot Work Safety Certification.

Steve Worthington

Install Manager
Steve Worthington

Install Manager

After graduating from the Bay State School of Technology with a degree in Refrigeration, Air Conditioning and Heating Technology, Steve joined BDL Heating & Cooling in February of 2007 as an Installation Technician. Steve was quickly promoted to Install Supervisor in 2008 and Install Manager in 2017. Steve holds a Master Sheet Metal License, EPA 608 Universal Certification, OSHA 10 Certification and is Mitsubishi M & P Series Certified.

Steve [Rob] Robinson

Service Manager
Steve [Rob] Robinson

Service Manager

Rob joined BDL Heating & Cooling in 2015 as a Service Technician with experience in both HVAC service and installation. Rob was promoted to Service Manager in 2017. Rob holds a MA State Sheet Metal License, is EPA 608 Certified, OSHA 10 certified, A/C Check Certified, Mitsubishi M & P Series Certified and graduated from Tri-County RVTHS’s HVAC program.

Andrew MulCahy

Plumbing Manager
Andrew MulCahy

Plumbing Manager

Andrew joined BDL Heating & Cooling in 2018 after owning his own HVAC and plumbing business. Andrew holds a Master Plumbers License, Refrigeration Technician License, OSHA 10 Certification, Viessmann dealer certification and Naiven dealer certification. Andrew also graduated from Tri-County RVTHS’S HVAC program and Master’s Plumbing and Gas School’s plumbing program.

Sean Bernier

Installation Supervisor- Crew #1
Sean Bernier

Installation Supervisor- Crew #1

After graduating from the New England Institute of Technology with a degree in Refrigeration, Air Conditioning and Heating Technology, Sean joined BDL Heating & Cooling in March of 2008. Sean holds a Journeyman Unrestricted (J-1) Sheet Metal License, EPA 608 Universal Certification and OSHA 10 Certification.

Chris Garceau

Installation Supervisor- Crew #2
Chris Garceau

Installation Supervisor- Crew #2

After graduating at the top of his class from Tri-County RVTHS, Chris joined BDL Heating & Cooling in 2009 while he was taking classes at the Peterson School. During his first three years with the company, Chris worked as a Service Technician. After three years as a Service Technician, Chris transitioned into an Installation Supervisor role. Chris holds a MA State Sheet Metal License, EPA 608 Universal Certification, OSHA 10 Certification, is Mitsubishi M & P Series Certified and A/C Check Certified. Chris is also NATE certified in Air Conditioning and Heat Pump Installation and Service.

Andrew MacKinnon

Installation Supervisor- Crew #3
Andrew MacKinnon

Installation Supervisor- Crew #3

Andrew joined BDL Heating & Cooling in 2013 after working as an Installation Technician for another local HVAC company. Andrew holds a MA State Sheet Metal License, EPA 608 Universal Certification, OSHA 10 Certification and Mitsubishi M & P Series Certification. Andrew is also NATE certified in Air Conditioning Installation and Heat Pump Installation and received a technical education at the Peterson School.

Nathan Parenteau

Installation Supervisor- Crew #4
Nathan Parenteau

Installation Supervisor- Crew #4

Nathan joined BDL Heating & Cooling in 2016 with six years of previous HVAC installation experience. Nathan holds a MA State Sheet Metal License, is EPA Certified, OSHA 10 Certified and graduated from Tri-County RVTHS’s HVAC program.

Dan Dailey

Installation Supervisor- Crew #5
Dan Dailey

Installation Supervisor- Crew #5

Dan joined BDL Heating & Cooling in 2013 as an Installation Technician after graduating from the RETS Institute of Technology. Dan is EPA 608 Certified, OSHA 10 Certified and NATE Certified in Air Conditioning and Heat Pump Installation.

Sean Fitzgerald

Installation Supervisor - Crew #6
Sean Fitzgerald

Installation Supervisor - Crew #6

Sean joined BDL Heating & Cooling as a co-op student during his senior year at Southeastern RVTHS. After graduating at the top of his class, Sean became a full-time employee of BDL Heating & Cooling, Inc. in 2014. Sean holds a MA State Sheet Metal License, is EPA 608 Certified and OSHA 10 Certified.

Nick Henault

Installation Technician-Crew #1
Nick Henault

Installation Technician-Crew #1

Nick joined BDL Heating & Cooling after working for another HVAC company as an Installation Technician for five years. Nick graduated from Tri-County RVTHS’s HVAC program and has his EPA 608 Universal Certification, MA Apprentice Plumbers License and OSHA 10 Certification. 

Steve Hooper

Installation Technician - Crew #2
Steve Hooper

Installation Technician - Crew #2

Steve joined BDL Heating & Cooling after graduating from MTTI’s HVAC program. Steve has his EPA 608 Universal Certification, RI PJF Natural Gas License, RI PJF Oil Heat License and OSHA 10 Certification.

Alan Tejada

Installation Technician - Crew #3
Alan Tejada

Installation Technician - Crew #3

Alan joined BDL Heating & Cooling after graduating from MTTI’s HVAC program. Alan has his EPA 608 Universal Certification, MA Sheet Metal License, RI PJF Natural Gas License, RI PJF Oil Heat License and OSHA 10 Certification.

Joe Garneau

Installation Technician- Crew #4
Joe Garneau

Installation Technician- Crew #4

Joe joined BDL Heating & Cooling in 2017 with six years of previous HVAC installation experience. After working on Crew #3 for a year, Joe joined Crew #4 as a New Construction Specialist, with extensive skill in assembling duct systems.

Matt Greenough

Installation Technician- Crew #5
Matt Greenough

Installation Technician- Crew #5

Matt joined BDL Heating & Cooling in 2018 with over ten-years of previous HVAC experience, including eight-years with a residential HVAC contractor and two-years at a sheet metal fabrication shop.

Steven Lithway

Installation Technician- Crew #6
Steven Lithway

Installation Technician- Crew #6

Steven has been working for BDL Heating & Cooling since 2011 on a part-time basis. Steven joined BDL full-time after graduating from the New England Institute of Technology with a Degree in Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology. Steven holds a MA State Sheet Metal License, EPA 608 Universal Certification and OSHA 10 Certification.

Jake Jones

Installation Technician
Jake Jones

Installation Technician

Jake joined BDL Heating & Cooling after working in the construction industry for another firm. Jake works alongside technician Nathan Badger, both on installations and as a service helper.

Nick MacKinnon

Service Technician
Nick MacKinnon

Service Technician

Nick is BDL’s longest standing employee. After graduating from the Bay State School of Technology with a degree in Refrigeration, Air Conditioning and Heating Technology, Nick joined BDL Heating & Cooling in 2004 as a Service Technician. Nick is EPA 608 Certified, OSHA 10 Certified and A/C Check Certified

Nathan Badger

Service Technician
Nathan Badger

Service Technician

Nathan joined BDL Heating & Cooling as a co-op student while attending Tri-County RVTHS. After graduating at the top of his class and being presented with several awards for his performance at Tri-County, Nathan was offered a full-time position at BDL Heating & Cooling in 2015. While Nathan primarily works as a service technician, he is also a skilled installer and moves between departments as needed. Nathan has a MA State Sheet Metal License, MA Refrigeration Technician license, is EPA 608 Universal Certified, OSHA 10 Certified, A/C Check Certified and Mitsubishi M & P Series Certified.

Dave Coullahan

Service Technician
Dave Coullahan

Service Technician

Dave joined BDL Heating & Cooling in 2017 with eight years of previous HVAC service experience and a technical education from Porter & Chester Institute. Dave holds a Massachusetts State Oil Burner Certificate, is EPA 608 Certified, A/C Check Certified and Mitsubishi M & P Series Certified.

Adam Tozian

Service Technician
Adam Tozian

Service Technician

Adam joined BDL Heating & Cooling as a co-op student through Tri-County RVTHS. After graduating at the top of his class and being presented several awards, Adam joined BDL Heating & Cooling full-time. Adam holds an EPA 608 Universal Certification, OSHA 10 Certification, MA State Sheet Metal License, MA Refrigeration Technician license, is A/C Check Certified and Mitsubishi M & P Series Certified. Adam also recently completed an Advanced Controls Course and the Mitsubishi City Multi Course.

Max Ribeiro

Service Technician
Max Ribeiro

Service Technician

Max joined BDL Heating & Cooling as a co-op student through Tri-County RVTHS. After graduating at the top of his class, Max joined BDL Heating & Cooling full time. Max holds an EPA 608 Universal Certification and is Mitsubishi M & P Series Certified.

Jake Molloy

Service Apprentice
Jake Molloy

Service Apprentice

Jake joined BDL Heating & Cooling after graduating from Tri-County RVTHS’s HVAC program. Jake has his EPA 608 Universal certification and OSHA 10 Certification.

Sean McDonough

Service Apprentice
Sean McDonough

Service Apprentice

Sean joined BDL Heating & Cooling after graduating from MTTI’s HVAC program. Sean previously worked for a refrigerant company for five years, has his EPA 608 Universal certification, RI PJF Natural Gas License, RI PJF Oil Heat License and OSHA 10 certification.

Andrew McLoughlin

Service Apprentice
Andrew McLoughlin

Service Apprentice

Andrew joined BDL Heating & Cooling after graduating from MTTI’s HVAC program. Andrew previously worked for American Chem Dry for eight years, has his EPA 608 Universal certification, RI PJF Natural Gas License, RI PJF Oil Heat License and OSHA 10 certification.

Zach Ramsey

Installation Apprentice
Zach Ramsey

Installation Apprentice

Zach joined BDL Heating & Cooling in 2019 as an Installation Apprentice. Zach works with all crews at BDL as needed to assist with the completion of projects.

Joan Lithway

Co-owner
Joan Lithway

Co-owner

When the business started in 2001, Joan worked alongside Brian as the only office employee at BDL. As the business grew, she continued to manage office operations. In 2013, she retired from the office but is still actively involved in the business coordinating all company events, including our summer party and Christmas party.

Denise Bussiere

Accounts Payable
Denise Bussiere

Accounts Payable

Denise joined BDL Heating & Cooling in 2013 as a part-time Administrative Assistant. As the business has grown, Denise has taken on a full-time role handling all accounts payable and participating in the supervision of our accounts receivable department.

Matthew Keogh

Accounts Receivable
Matthew Keogh

Accounts Receivable

Matthew joined BDL Heating & Cooling after attending Clemson University and receiving his Masters Degree in Mathematics. Matthew is responsible for accounts receivable, customer service and also assists in business development/IT support

Sharron Goguen

Senior Administrative Assistant
Sharron Goguen

Senior Administrative Assistant

Sharon joined BDL Heating & Cooling full-time in 2016 after working for the Seekonk Fire Department and the North Attleboro Department of Public Works. Sharron is responsible for customer service, dispatching/scheduling, maintenance contract management and various other administrative duties.

Shanelle Sanzi

Administrative Assistant
Shanelle Sanzi

Administrative Assistant

Shanelle started at BDL Heating & Cooling in 2014 as an Administrative Assistant, providing customer service/dispatching and managing all warranty registrations/customer rebates. In 2020, Shanelle was promoted to Human Resources Coordinator and handles all aspects of HR, in addition to some of her previous administrative duties.

Kendra Forbes

Administrative Assistant/Customer Service Rep.
Kendra Forbes

Administrative Assistant/Customer Service Rep.

Kendra joined BDL Heating & Cooling after working for Santander Bank for six years. She is responsible for customer service, dispatching/scheduling and various other administrative duties.

 

Randy Lithway

Facilities Manager
Randy Lithway

Facilities Manager

Randy works part-time at BDL Heating & Cooling as a facilities manager. Randy is responsible for our metal recycling program, breaking down all systems removed from customers home to recycle the metal and safely dispose of all non-recyclable material.