Service Area – Ames, IA

Serving All Ames, IA Residents

When it comes to heating and cooling, Service Legends is the leading authority in the Ames, IA area. We’ve been in the HVAC industry since 1997, offering furnace installations, air conditioner installations, furnace repair, air conditioner repair, tune-ups for air conditioners, furnaces, and so much more. Since then, we’ve worked on over 60,000 systems, maintain a five-star rating with over 30,000 reviews, and our customers have enjoyed more than $7.5 million in savings.

It’s safe to say we’ve earned a Ph.D. in keeping you comfy. Learn more about our home comfort services below in Ames, IA:

Air Conditioner Repair

Are you tired of coming up with no results after searching for “AC repair near me?” Service Legends has the best AC services for residents in Ames, IA – and that’s a Service Legends guarantee.

If you find yourself with a broken or damaged AC unit, Service Legends expert technicians in Ames, IA have the expertise to get it back up and running as soon as possible. Our workers have been trained to quickly identify and repair the issue at hand so that you can return to your regular heating and cooling.

For peace of mind during every season, our AC repairs come with a Fixed Right or It’s Free Guarantee®!

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Air Conditioner Maintenance & AC Tune-Ups

With proper AC maintenance, you can extend the life of your air conditioner. Our Home Comfort Heroes in Ames, IA can practically double the life of your air conditioner by performing crucial, preventive cooling maintenance.

Regular air conditioner tune-ups help increase energy efficiency and you get more years out of your cooling unit. If you need your AC tune-up maintenance services completed, your Home Comfort Heroes in Ames, IA at Service Legends are here to help.

We offer three different levels of service to fit our Ames, IA homeowners’ budgets. With our System Rejuvenation option, you’ll get a full 36-point assessment in all four categories. The AC Tune-Up option provides essential services in all four categories. Finally, our Safety Inspection option focuses on the Safety & Health category to give you peace of mind on a smaller budget.

If you’re a member of our Legion of Loyalty, we’ll send a Home Comfort Hero out annually to clean, inspect, test, and measure the critical components of your air conditioning unit. You’ll also enjoy priority service should your air conditioner need repair.

We highly recommend maintaining your AC every year. Annual air conditioner inspections can you one step ahead of any potential damage, ensuring. your home remains comfortable, even on the hottest days of the year. If you’re ever in need of an AC tune-up, our Ames, IA team can give you a hand.

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Air Conditioner Replacement & Installation

We get it – it’s time for something new. If you’re ready to replace or upgrade your AC unit, why not give Service Legends a call today?

Without quality installation, your AC unit is more likely to break down or need repairs more often. That’s why we take AC unit installation seriously and guarantee that our technicians in Ames, IA will install your new unit correctly the first time.

We’ll work with you to find the best design that comfortably fits both your space and needs. Many of our units also come with a Lifetime Unit Replacement Guarantee so that even if something happens, your unit is covered.

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Furnace & Heater Repair

This winter, don’t get left out in the cold. If you’re a resident of Ames, IA, you have access to affordable furnace repair services right at your fingertips. The skilled team at Service Legends can provide you with a variety of furnace services, including repair, installation, and maintenance.

Our Ames, IA furnace repair technicians service all HVAC types and brands, including furnaces, ductless mini splits, geothermal, boilers, and radiant heat systems. Whether you’re shopping around for a new heating system, or your existing heater needs to be maintained so that it works well for years to come, you can depend on Service Legends. Our heating technicians are highly trained to troubleshoot any issues that might arise and you can be confident that the job will be done properly the first time.

Want to prevent costly repairs and other heating issues before they happen? Learn how by visiting our Club Membership page.

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Furnace Maintenance & Tune-Ups

When was the last time you had your heating system professionally inspected? Having your heating system regularly checked and maintained has some surprising benefits.

Many companies offer a standard furnace tune-up. But at Service Legends, we go the extra mile by offering three different levels of furnace maintenance services:

  • Basic safety inspection
  • Tune-up
  • System rejuvenation

When you invest in these services, you ensure the longevity and safety of your home’s heating system.

If you’re a resident of Ames, IA, turn to the experts at Service Legends and receive legendary service on your next furnace tune-up!

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Furnace Replacement & Installation

No home should be without a properly working heating system. Here are just a few of the services that we perform in Ames, IA for furnace installations.

  • Replacing an Older Unit – Some customers may find it to be more cost-effective to install a new furnace rather than pouring money into repairs for their older model. And because the latest furnaces are energy-efficient, you can save up to 25% on your home’s energy bills by choosing to use a newer model.
  • Switching Fuel Sources – Some furnaces rely on electricity to provide heat; others burn oil or gas. Each of these fuel types comes with a set of pros and cons. If you plan to switch fuel types, we can help you!
  • New Remodel – Have you recently finished a remodeling project? If you’ve increased your overall living space, you might find that your existing furnace can’t keep up with your new square footage. Consider installing a model that’s optimized for your new home environment.
  • Legendary Furnace Installation – At Service Legends, we help our customers through every step of the process. We start with an engineering analysis to ensure that you get a furnace that will fit the space and design needs of your home. Once you’ve chosen a model, we’ll install your furnace, making sure that the electrical and mechanical components are set up with precision and quality.

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Plumbing Repairs, Replacement & Upgrades

Your home is not only key to your family’s comfort and safety, but also one of your biggest investments. We offer a comprehensive range of plumbing services to residents in the Ames area and beyond including:


24/7 Emergency Repairs

Plumbing problems, such as clogs, burst pipes, and water heater failures, rarely occur conveniently around your schedule. You can count on our Service Legends team in Ames to be ready and on-call, providing around-the-clock emergency services to quickly diagnose and repair leaks and other plumbing issues in order to minimize water damage and get your life back to normal.

New Installations, Replacements & Upgrades

Our licensed plumbers in Altoona have a reputation for quick, hassle-free installation. Whether it be a new kitchen faucet, bathroom fixtures such as toilets, tubs, and showers, to new water heaters, we minimize disruption to your home, dispose of your old equipment, and we always treat you with courtesy and respect. You’ll receive clear and exact “to the penny” pricing for all jobs, and we back everything with our 100% Customer Satisfaction Guarantee.

Water Heaters

Water heaters work hard to provide hot water to your home’s taps and appliances. The minerals in Ames’ hard water can create sediment buildup that can wreak havoc on your plumbing fixture’s performance.

If you’re experiencing water heating issues or aren’t sure when your system was last checked, contact Service Legends for a check-up, repair, replacement, or installation. With hundreds of parts in stock, what we call our “warehouse on wheels,” we’re ready to provide quick, friendly, and professional service to get your water heater back up and running. Whether you have an electric or gas water heater, we’ve got you covered.

Sump Pump Installation

Avoid water damage and flooding with a sump pump installation by Service Legends. After a heavy rainstorm in Ames, a sump pump is vital to ensure your home stays nice and dry. Sump pumps not only prevent mold and water damage to personal items, but they help protect the structural components of your home or building.

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Electrical Services

With hundreds of five-star reviews, Service Legends is proud to be a top-rated residential electrical contractor in Ames, IA. We deliver industry-leading customer service, with safe, fast and affordable residential electrical services. Got a switch that won’t switch? No problem. A light that won’t light? Call us! How about a breaker that’s not doing its job? No matter what you need, we will complete your residential electrical project on time, and on budget. That’s guaranteed.

Safety Services

If you have questions about whether your home is in compliance with the latest building codes or have other concerns about the safety of your electrical system, Service Legends can help. Our team of journeyman electricians are some of the highest trained in Ames and always put the safety of you and your family first.

  • Aluminum Wiring Replacement
  • Carbon Monoxide Detectors
  • Electrical Safety Evaluation
  • Emergency Electrician
  • GFCI Outlets
  • Home Pre-Sale Electrical Evaluation
  • Low Voltage Lighting
  • Radon Mitigation Wiring
  • Smoke Detectors
  • Sump Pump Wiring
  • Breakers and Fuses
  • Electric Heater Installation
  • Electrical Wiring
  • Fireguard and Shock Guard Outlets
  • Home Buyer Electrical Evaluation
  • Knob and Tube Replacement Wiring
  • Motion Detectors
  • Residential Code Compliance Review
  • Standby Generators
  • Surge Protection


Repair Services

If you have a switch that won’t switch, a light that won’t light, or a breaker that’s not doing its job, your Ames electricians at Service Legends are ready to help. Our team of top-rated journeyman electricians will fix your problem on time with exact to the penny pricing.

  • Aluminum Wiring Replacement
  • Breakers and Fuses
  • Ceiling Fan Repair and Replacement
  • Electrical Panel Repair
  • Electrical Panel Replacement
  • Electrical Repairs
  • Electrical Troubleshooting
  • Home Buyer Electrical Inspection
  • Home Pre-Sale Electrical Inspection
  • Knob and Tube Replacement Wiring
  • Lighting Repair and Replacement
  • Lightning Strikes and Repairs
  • Outlet Repair and Replacement
  • Tripped Breaker


Installation Services

Need help installing that new television? Interested in protecting your valuable electronics with a whole-home surge protector? Or perhaps you’re just looking to update a few lights in your kitchen. Whatever you have in mind, we have a solution that will fit your budget.

  • Accent Lighting
  • Bath Fans
  • Ceiling Fan Installation
  • Data Wiring
  • Dimmer Switch
  • Electric Heater Installation
  • Electrical Panel Installation
  • Electrical Panel Upgrades
  • Electrical Wiring
  • Greenhouse Wiring
  • Home Theater Installation
  • Hot Tub Wiring and Install
  • Landscape Lighting
  • LED Lighting
  • Light Installation
  • Low Voltage Lighting
  • Motion Detectors
  • Network Installation
  • Pool Lighting
  • Radon Mitigation Wiring
  • Recessed Lighting
  • Security Lighting
  • Standby Generators
  • Sump Pump Wiring
  • Surge Protection
  • Television Antenna Installation
  • Television Installation
  • USB Outlet Installation
  • Track Lighting


Smart Home Services

As technology advances, so do our electrical services! If you’d like to take advantage of the latest revolutions in automated home technology, our five-star electricians in Ames, IA are here to help. Not only can we recommend specific smart home products based on your needs, but we can also install them to the highest standards! Our itemized quotes and convenient same-day services make your smart home upgrade easy.

  • Data Wiring
  • Electric Vehicle Chargers
  • LED Lighting
  • Low Voltage Lighting
  • Motion Detectors
  • Nest System Installation
  • Ring Doorbell Installation
  • Smart Home Systems
  • Smart Thermostat Installation
  • Solar Panel Wiring
  • Standby Generators
  • USB Outlet Installation


Electrical Panel Services

Electrical panels are a key feature of any home, which, if neglected, can put you and your family at risk. Updated electrical panels support the greater power requirements of modern homes, safely and efficiently. If you’re living with an outdated electrical panel, Service Legends can provide you with a variety of options for an update on any budget.

  • Breakers and Fuses
  • Electrical Panel Installation
  • Electrical Panel Relocation
  • Electrical Panel Repair
  • Electrical Panel Replacement
  • Electrical Panel Upgrades
  • Electrical Repairs
  • Electrical Troubleshooting
  • Outdated Electrical Panels
  • Solar Panel Wiring


We’re Ready to Take Charge of Your Electrical Needs

No job is too big or small. Our licensed, local, and insured electricians in Ames can get it done right the first time and in a timely manner. Don’t wait until you smell wiring burning or experience the lights dim after you turn on your air conditioner. Let’s spark up a conversation today!

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Duct Cleaning & Indoor Air Quality Solution

Chances are that you don’t give much thought to the air quality inside your home. But if you suffer from seasonal allergies or respiratory issues, you could find yourself facing splitting headaches, sleepless nights, and days filled with itchy eyes and a runny nose. Allergy medicines can alleviate these symptoms, but leave you feeling tired, groggy, and confused.

Today’s homes are sealed more tightly than ever before. That’s a perfect recipe for trapping allergens and irritants inside your home. In fact, the air inside your home may be up to 70 times more polluted than the outside air.

Not only are we Ames, IA’s heating and cooling experts, we’re also proud to be delivering cleaner and safer air to homes with our indoor air quality services including:

​​When you’re ready to evaluate the indoor air quality of your home, contact us by phone or online to receive an expert-level consultation. Our Home Comfort Heroes can test your home’s air quality, carefully swabbing and evaluating the overall toxicity of the air you’re breathing in.

This service will also provide you with recommendations and next steps to ensure that you have lasting solutions for your indoor air quality. Most of these solutions integrate into your existing HVAC system, which means that homeowners don’t have to worry about purchasing large or costly pieces of equipment.

Think of this service as an investment in your home, as well as your health.

Here’s what many of our Ames, IA customers have come to expect from our indoor air quality services:

  • Fresher, cleaner, more breathable air
  • Reduced energy costs
  • Fewer HVAC repairs
  • Reduce the severity and frequency of colds
  • Feeling more refreshed and alert
  • Reduced need for allergy medications

Schedule your appointment today and let Service Legends help you breathe easier.

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Wintertime in Ames, IA can be brutally cold, and the summertime often brings extremely hot temperatures. Whether you’re heating your home in the winter or cooling it in the summer, you want to make sure you’re controlling the temperature in your home and air is not escaping through your attic.

When attic temperatures become significantly higher than the temperatures throughout the rest of your home, your heating and cooling systems work overtime, causing you to pay more than you should on your energy bill every month. At Service Legends, we have what you need to enjoy high-quality comfort no matter the time of year.

Interested in finding out more about your home’s performance? Schedule your free whole-home insulation evaluation today. Your evaluation includes:

  • Thermal imaging inspection of the home, including attic access, basement and/or crawlspace areas, windows, doors, and ductwork.
  • Insulation evaluation in attic, rim joists, and walls.
  • Energy usage review, if available review trends of previous energy usage in the home.
  • Identify potential hazards or concerns that may exist currently or become an issue in the future.
  • Review recommendations and provide options based on the results of the evaluation.

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