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855 Golden Ave
Battle Creek, MI 49014
Mon-Fri ,
8 AM–4:30 PM
John Sims Jr in office
John Sims Jr.

Our Story

Sims Heating and Cooling, Inc., is a third generation mechanical and electrical contractor with a history of heating and cooling experience dating back to 1927. Continuing the family tradition of quality work at reasonable rates, the company is currently operated by John Sims, Jr. who has been working in the Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) and electrical field for over 40 years.

Originally established as a residential contractor in 1987, Sims has grown to provide mechanical and electrical design, service and installation to residential, commercial and health care facilities throughout South Central Michigan. With numerous years of experience, Sims’ technicians are factory trained and certified by North American Technician Excellence (NATE) and are able work on systems from the past and those of tomorrow.

Our 12,000 sq ft building houses a showroom, complete sheet metal shop, a full line of Carrier™ heating and cooling equipment and one of the largest parts inventories in the area. We take pride in every installation and repair. Our goal is to make sure your system is operating efficiently and properly, so that your needs are met quickly and efficiently… Our customers’ needs, become our goals.

Our Qualifications

We are heating and cooling Professionals! We maintain a high level of quality among our staff. All of our installers and technicians are trained on a regular, on-going basis. We, and they, are certified by the following industry organizations:

License Number: Mechanical 71-03646 / Electrical 61-12005 / Boiler 31-0993-1B Bonded & Insured

John Sims Jr & Jill
  • John Sims, Jr. President
    Graduate of Michigan State University with over 40 years experience in the HVAC and electrical field designing, installing and repairing systems.
  • Jill VanderMel, Office Manager
    She’s been coordinating customer service at Sims Heating and Cooling since 1995! You’ll be in good hands and you’ll enjoy talking to her.
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Carrier Factory Authorized Dealer

Carrier Factory Authorized Dealers are the home heating and cooling experts to turn to. They are your single resource for everything you need–from tailoring your ideal comfort system to installation, service and beyond.

Look for the Carrier Factory Authorized Dealer seal of approval–it means your dealer has met our rigid criteria for quality. In fact, Carrier offers you a 100% satisfaction guarantee when you purchase your Carrier equipment from a Factory Authorized Dealer. It’s your sure sign of an air conditioning and heating system dealer that will provide you with superior products, intelligent insight and the ultimate service.

Becoming a Carrier Factory Authorized Dealer is no easy feat. Only those expert heating and air conditioning dealers who meet our highest standards and closest scrutiny–not only for their technical expertise, but also for their business practices and customer service quality—earn the Carrier Factory Authorized Dealers distinction.

North American Technician Excellence

North American Technician Excellence

North American Technician Excellence (NATE) is an independent, third-party organization that develops and promotes excellence in the installation and service of heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration equipment by recognizing high-quality industry technicians through voluntary testing and certification. Our technicians have passed the rigorous testing necessary to qualify as NATE Certified Technicians.

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Air Conditioning Contractors Association of America

The Air Conditioning Contractor’s Association of America is the heating and cooling industry’s leading trade organization. ACCA members adhere to a standard of ethical best practices that is your assurance of quality and professionalism. Sims Heating & Cooling Service Inc. is an active member in good standing with ACCA.

Associated Builders and Contractors

Associated Builders and Contractors

Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) is a national association with 75 chapters representing 23,000 merit shop construction and construction-related firms with nearly two million employees. ABC’s membership represents all specialties within the U.S. construction industry and is comprised primarily of firms that perform work in the industrial and commercial sectors of the industry. 

Michigan Saves

MICHIGAN SAVES offers financing programs for energy efficiency and renewable energy improvements. Our programs make energy improvements easy and affordable for homeowners and businesses across the state.

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