Air Conditioning Articles

Stay Cool: Essential Air Conditioner Maintenance

May 20, 2024
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As the summer heat intensifies, your air conditioner becomes your home’s unsung hero. Keeping it in tip-top shape ensures it operates efficiently, saving you from unexpected breakdowns and costly energy bills. While some maintenance tasks are perfect for a handy homeowner, others require the keen eye of a professional.

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AC Maintenance Checklist

April 30, 2024
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Can you imagine a scorching hot day here in Ankeny without air conditioning? During those dog days of summer, your air conditioning system can be your very best friend.

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Air Conditioners Versus Heat Pumps

July 17, 2023
Image of a heat pump. Air Conditioners Versus Heat Pumps.

In some ways, heat pumps have an edge over the traditional combination of a furnace and central air conditioning (AC) unit. However, no two households are the same, and each option has its pros and cons.

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Unveiling the Hidden Gems: 5 Money-Saving Perks of Having Your Air Conditioner Professionally Maintained

May 23, 2023
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By trusting the experts to handle your air conditioner, you can uncover a treasure trove of money-saving advantages that will not only optimize your unit’s performance but also help you avoid expensive repairs and unnecessary energy expenses.

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Why Schedule Air Conditioning Maintenance?

May 15, 2023
Image of technician working with thermostat. Why Schedule Air Conditioning Maintenance?

It’s about to heat up here in Boone. Make sure your air conditioner (AC) is primed for the Iowa summer heat rays by scheduling a seasonal maintenance visit.

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Video – Energy Saving Tip 4

August 31, 2022
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Using natural light instead of artificial light inside is an easy way to save on your energy bill and keep your home cool.

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Video – Energy Saving Tip 3

July 31, 2022
Video - Energy Saving Tip 3

Close your blinds on sun-facing windows during the day to keep the sun from heating up your home and causing your AC to use more energy.

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Why Is My AC Blowing Hot Air?

July 12, 2022
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Many reasons can cause an air conditioner to malfunction. Our C and K, Inc. professionals want to help you diagnose those problems quickly and then get them fixed, so you can cool down your family and your home.

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5 Ways To Save Money On Your AC and Summer Energy Bill

June 16, 2022
Person adjusting a wall thermostat with dollar sign symbol on the display. How to save money on your summer energy bill and ac.

As the summer months approach, we are all looking to save some pennies where we can. So why not start with your costly utility bills?

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Air Conditioning Maintenance in Nevada, IA 50201

May 10, 2022

“Logan did an excellent job. He was professional, knowledgeable, courteous and friendly.”

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Spring Money-Saving Tips

April 16, 2022
Spring Money-Saving Tips

Everyone loves to save money, and it’s a good idea to review different aspects of your budget now and again to see if there are more opportunities you have missed in the past. In the springtime, considering how you can reduce your energy bills is always a great idea.

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Why Do I Need AC Maintenance Now?

March 24, 2022
AC Maintenance Now

An air conditioner (AC), just like a car, needs regular maintenance and service to run efficiently. At C and K, Inc., we recommend getting your air conditioning unit serviced and cleaned at least once a year. The optimum time is in the spring to ensure your system will run with the most efficiency during the hottest summer months. You need to be able to rely on your air conditioner for your comfort here in Ames.

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