About Us

Acadia Refrigeration – Our family business is keeping yours cool

“Being part of something that touches many aspects of life for other people, businesses and community groups is very satisfying.”

Providing Expert & Honest Service For Over 50 Years

Our History

Originally started in the 1970’s and purchased by Darren and Andrea Best in 1997, Acadia Refrigeration which is located in the beautiful rural town of Kentville, Nova Scotia is a local family owned and operated business has grown to be one of the one of the largest refrigeration companies in the Annapolis Valley specializes in refrigeration and air conditioning projects of all shapes and sizes.

No matter what the job, Acadia Refrigeration provides knowledgeable, professional and personal service for your Industrial, Residential, Commercial, Recreation, Retail or Geothermal project.

Our Service

We are one of the Valleys largest refrigeration contractors specializing in ammonia refrigeration.


Design Build Industrial/Commercial Refrigeration systems


Residential Air Conditioning & Ventilation


Emergency 24/7 Service


Specialty Services


Engineering Services

Happy Customers

“Couldn’t be any happier with this company! I called for a quote on a Monday and had my Daikin heat pump installed that Friday. The salesperson, Brian was extremely knowledgeable and polite and funny! If you want to be taken care of, call this contractor!!!”

Frida K.

“We are very happy with both the system and the service. The staff are professional, knowledgeable, and personable. We have had the system for a year now and they don’t hesitate to answer our questions and make sure we are satisfied.”

Ryan H.