About Us

W.C. Butler Heating & Air Conditioning, Vinton, Virginia

Roanoke, Virginia’s
Full Service Heating & Air Conditioning Company
Since 1985

W. C. Butler Heating & Air Conditioning is a full-service commercial heating and air conditioning company serving residential customers and light commercial businesses. Founded by Chester Butler 30 years ago during his 27-year tenure with Roanoke Gas Company, Mr. Butler left Roanoke Gas Company in 1989 to pursue his full-time business.

W. C. Butler Heating & Air Conditioning also maintains a 24-hour service department. We have a fleet of stocked service vans and can service or maintenance ALL brands of heating and air conditioning equipment.

Today, W. C. Butler has over 30 employees and does primarily residential heating and air conditioning with some light commercial work. We buy York, Ruud and Mitsubishi products from local distributor Virginia Air, a customer-oriented distributor with outstanding customer service.

W. C. Butler offers a full managerial staff, coordinating all sales, new and existing installations, complete duct design and 24-hour service.

Our Management Team

Chester Butler

Chester Butler

W. C. Butler Heating and Air Conditioning was founded by Chester Butler 30 years ago during his 27-year tenure with Roanoke Gas Company. In 1989 Chester left Roanoke Gas Company to pursue his full time business. He has over 45 years experience in the industry. He holds a MASTER card in HVAC, gas pipe fitting, plumbing and electrical and is devoted to quality service.

Roger Jones

Roger Jones
Senior Comfort Specialist

Our Senior Comfort Specialist, Roger Jones, holds a degree in HVAC from Virginia Commonwealth University and a B.S. in Industrial Technology from Tennessee Tech. Roger has 45 years experience in the business including sales, design, marketing and as a classroom instructor. He is also a founding member and past president of the Roanoke Chapter of the American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air Cond. Engineers, EARTHCRAFT Certified and HERS rater certified.

Jeremy Henderson

Jeremy Henderson
Installation Manager

Our Installation Manager, Jeremy Henderson, has over 12 years experience in both service and installation. He holds a degree in heating and air conditioning. He also has an EPA Universal certification card, a MASTER HVAC card, is a Generac Generator Authorized Service Technician and is EARTHCRAFT certified.

Jimmy Eaton

Jimmy Eaton
Field Supervisor

Our Field Supervisor, Jimmy Eaton, has over 25 years experience in service and installation in both the commercial and residential fields. He has been a residential service manager for 3 years. He holds an EPA Type II & III certification card and is EARTHCRAFT certified.

Joe Greer, Comfort Specialist

Joe Greer
Comfort Specialist

Our Comfort Specialist, Joe Greer, has over 38 years of experience in the Heating and Air conditioning field from the ground up having been involved in all facets of the industry during that time. He works the Roanoke, New River Valley, Smith Mountain Lake and Lexington areas specializing in serving our custom building contractors as well as homeowners.

Chet Butler

Chet Butler
General Manager

Our General Manager, Chet Butler, has 25 years experience in the utility, construction and HVAC industry. He worked closely with engineers, general contractors and developers during his tenure with American Electric Power promoting high efficiency consumer products. He is a graduate of East Tennessee State University, holds a Class A Contractors license and is EARTHCRAFT certified.