The Beauty of Inverter ACs

May 25th, 2020
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If you’re online doing a little research about air conditioners, then the chances are that you’re probably in the market for a new unit. Most of the time, homeowners know about central air conditioners and maybe ductless units, but the rest is sort of a mystery. That’s why we want to bring one of our favorite options—the inverter air conditioner—to the limelight today.

We love inverter air conditioners for a bevy of reasons that we’ll get into below. For now, we just want you to know that we’re the professionals that you should rely on when you want great AC work. We specialize in air conditioning in Des Moines, IA. We’ve worked here for a decade now and understand what it takes to keep homeowners like you cool. Call us today.

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Should You Repair or Replace Your AC?

September 14th, 2020

When something goes wrong with your air conditioner, you want to have a professional HVAC technician around to fix whatever needs repairs. The question is, do you need an AC repair or AC replacement in Waukee, IA?

When you find yourself struggling with a troublesome air conditioner, you can turn to our team for help. The technicians at Modern Heating And Air Conditioning can figure out what is going on with your system and work with you on the next steps to take, whether that be repairs or replacement.

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Have You Heard of Heat Pumps?

August 31st, 2020
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When it comes to keeping your home cool in the summer, it is important to have the use of an effective and efficient air conditioning system. One option for this system is the heat pump. If you haven’t heard of heat pumps before, we’ve love to tell you more about them.

Heat pumps are great systems to use to ensure your home stays comfortable during the summer. Just make sure that your heat pump is installed by a professional HVAC contractor in Waukee, IA and you will be set for many summers to come. But we are getting ahead of ourselves–let’s start with the basic details.

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When Is It Time to Replace Your Water Heater?

August 17th, 2020

Living without any hot water in your home is a hassle that no one needs to deal with. That is why, when your water heater starts having trouble, you don’t want to ignore it. If your system is on the older side and can’t seem to keep up with the hot water demands of your home anymore, it may mean that you don’t need to have it repaired. Instead, you might need a water heater replacement in Des Moines, IA.

If your water heater needs to be retired, you don’t want to delay this service. Reach out to our team instead to get yourself matched with a water heater than can meet your needs.

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5 Perks to Updating Your Thermostat

August 3rd, 2020
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A big defining factor in your home comfort is the condition and capabilities of your thermostat. This system does more than just tell you what the temperature is in your home. It is really the brains of your home cooling operation. Knowing that, it makes sense that an updated thermostat is going to help upgrade your home comfort.

That is why we offer services to help update your thermostat. We can provide installation and upkeep for smart thermostats in Des Moines, IA. If you are interested in ditching your old digital or slider thermostat for a smarter system, we are here to help.

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Beware HVAC Equipment Shortages!

July 24th, 2020

Summertime is a season when a lot of people need a lot of HVAC services. And we have some tough news: there are equipment shortages for different AC equipment due to manufacturer shutdowns caused by COVID-19.

If you need any air conditioning services, now is the time to schedule them! If you are in the Des Moines, IA area, make sure to reach out to Modern Heating & Air Conditioning for help. We have inventory on hand that can keep your system running and keep you cool.

Don’t hesitate! This is peak season and equipment is likely to go fast. Contact Modern Heating & Air Conditioning today.

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Why You Should Consider an Air Filter

July 20th, 2020
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The indoor air quality in your home is going to be impacted by things like dust and debris levels. Microfiber dusting cloths can only do so much to help keep things dust-free. What’s more, the filter that is in your AC is only going to be so helpful in the dusting battle as well. When it comes to really helping your indoor air quality, you really want to consider adding a system that is going to make a difference like an air filtration system.

Installing air filtration systems in Des Moines, IA is something that our technicians can do perfectly. That because we are staffed by trained professionals who know exactly what they are doing. All you have to do is decide that you want to add a filter to your home system and reach out to us.

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Tips to Boost Your Indoor Air Quality

July 6th, 2020

The quality of the air inside your home is going to play a huge role in how comfortable you are throughout the year. You likely already know that dusty air isn’t the best thing to breathe in and being hesitant to take a deep breathe is going to be annoying to say the least.

But what about humidity levels? Or slow airflow? Or even how much fresh air is in your house? These are all factors that affect how comfortable your home is as they have an impact on your indoor air quality. The question is, how to do you improve them or adjust them to where they need to be?

The team at Modern Heating and Air Conditioning can help with getting your IAQ exactly where it needs to be this summer and beyond.

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What AC System Suits You Best?

June 22nd, 2020

Don’t worry we aren’t about to give you a personality-style quiz but we do want to take a few minutes to make sure you know what kind of air conditioner meets your needs most effectively. You may not realize it but not all AC systems are made equal.

There are different systems that are able to cool homes in slightly different ways and, as you may have guessed, this allows them to suit different needs. Our goal is to make sure that you know exactly what those differences are so, the next time you need a replacement, or when you are ready to ditch the window units, you know what type of AC unit best fits your requirements.

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Is Your Home Humid?

June 8th, 2020
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Tell us if this sounds familiar: your air conditioner is working at full blast and you have the setting on the thermostat as low as it can go but you still can’t quite seem to get comfortable. Even the air being blown around your home feels more like a blanket than a cool breeze.

If you recognize this experience it is likely because you are struggling with too much humidity in your home. Iowa sees a good amount of humidity in the summertime and that can mess with your comfort. Thankfully there is a way to combat the humidity, improve your indoor air quality, and boost your cooling comfort.

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