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    DM area furnace repair

    I live in Ankeny, and I've dealt with 72 Degrees on a couple of occasions. I have a furnace that's about 3 years old, and they can't seem to get a simple repair right. They've been out twice since late last January to replace the ignitor, which seems to have gone bad again overnight.

    I called them early this AM, but they refused to waive the afterhours fee to come out and get it right. I'm going to speak with the most senior individual available after they open to give them one last opportunity before I take my business elsewhere for good and begin bad-mouthing them from here to eternity.

    In the meantime, any recommendations?



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    Re: DM area furnace repair

    Not a furnace guy, but the ignitors I have replaced at moms rental houses are hit or miss with how long they last.

    One place has been fine for years now. Another ignitor at a different house gets replaced once a year. Both are virtually the same brand furnace installed around the same time.


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    Re: DM area furnace repair

    I live in Ankeny too and had new furnace and ac put in a few years ago by Bell Brothers. They seemed to do a good job and no problems.



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    Re: DM area furnace repair

    Service Legends is pretty reliable



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    Re: DM area furnace repair

    Wyckoff heating and cooling is the best. There people know what's up. I trust them very much.


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    Re: DM area furnace repair

    Highly recommend Bob Oliver Heating and Cooling - 515.277.1696

    Bob Oliver Heating & Air Conditioning - West Des Moines, IA



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    Re: DM area furnace repair

    Community Heating and Cooling - Rob Richards

    He lives in Ankeny and is as honest as they get.



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    Re: DM area furnace repair

    Quote Originally Posted by Knownothing View Post
    Wyckoff heating and cooling is the best. There people know what's up. I trust them very much.
    I manage some commercial property in the Des Moines area and have had good service from Wyckoff, Thrashers, and Polk County H&C.


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    Re: DM area furnace repair

    i just had to have a new furnace put in and this guy was great! he was recommended by someone else on this site to me and he's on ankeny.

    Dave Hanoson 712-830-3876

    he was fantastic and works at a really good price.



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