Heating Repairs, Installs & Maintenance in Des Moines

Your Heating System Is In The Best of Hands with Golden Rule

For the last 20 years, Golden Rule has been Des Moines' most trusted provider of heating system repairs, replacements and tune-ups. We give our customers the kind of service that we'd be happy to have for ourselves. That includes faster response times, more service options (for installs and repairs), fairer pricing, and of course, better customer service from the first call to the final handshake.

Furnace Services

We'll have a NATE-certified HVAC specialist at your door with tools and parts on hand to complete your furnace repair in a single visit. Furnace diagnostics cost just $72 at Golden Rule, and we'll even waive the diagnostic cost when you repair with us!

  • Pricing starts at: $70

A Golden Rule System Engineer will perform a thorough in-home assessment to determine system size, then share a variety of furnace replacement options that meet the needs of your home and budget. Estimates are always free at Golden Rule!

  • Pricing starts at: $3,000

Heat Pump Services

Call Golden Rule today for your heat pump repair and enjoy faster response times, fairer pricing, and the friendliest service in Des Moines. Our NATE-certified technicians can diagnose your heat pump issue for just $72, and we complete 99% of repairs in just one visit. We'll even waive our diagnostic fee if you choose us for the repair.

  • Pricing starts at: $163

Golden Rule has partnered with Ruud to bring top-of-the-line heating and cooling comfort to our customers and their families. Just make one call to Golden Rule and we'll schedule a hassle-free, no-obligation FREE estimate, complete with at least three heat pump system options to choose from. Don't forget to ask us about our financing specials!

  • Pricing starts at: $8,000

Geothermal Services

The Golden Rule team will send an expert to your home to diagnose your issue and make repairs on your geothermal system for just $72. If you decide to make the repair with us, we'll waive the diagnostic cost entirely. Every repair at Golden Rule comes with an incredible 1-year warranty on labor, so you're protected long after we've left!

  • Pricing starts at: $200

If you’re looking for an alternative to conventional HVAC systems such as furnaces, boilers, and central air conditioning, then make sure to check under your feet. The solar energy stored in the ground is a widely untapped source of renewable geothermal energy, and Golden Rule has the best geothermal systems available to make the most of it. Estimates for geothermal installs are completely free, so call schedule yours today!

  • Pricing starts at: $12,000

Boiler Services

Having boiler troubles? The team at Golden Rule can diagnose your issue and give you options on how to resolve it for just $72. We'll even waive that diagnostic cost if you choose to repair through us. As with every repair, you'll receive fair and upfront pricing and same-day service, all backed by our 100% Satisfaction Guarantee.

  • Pricing starts at: $390

Get great deals on the latest boiler systems from the HVAC brand we trust most: Ruud. We'll have a system engineer at your doorstep as early as the day you call to assess your home and share system options based on your comfort needs and budget. Best of all, your estimate is always free at Golden Rule.

  • Pricing starts at: $4,000

Tune-Ups & Maintenance

A quick fall tune-up once a year can help keep your heating system running through even the most brutal winter weather. At Golden Rule, we provide precision tune-ups for furnaces, heat pumps, and boilers of any make and model. And we'll always give you an honest assessment of your system's heating capabilities, because that's the kind of service we'd want for ourselves.

  • Price: $72 (Free for Gold Club Members!)

With our Gold Club Membership maintenance program, you can experience comfort year-round along with priority benefits like:

  • No trip charges or diagnostic fees
  • Priority service
  • 10% discount on service repairs
  • Ongoing safety inspections
  • And more

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Customer Review

We would hands down call Golden Rule again!! Thank you for taking great care of us today!

Adler and Mike were timely, professional, informative, and friendly! I appreciate their efficient response to our heating issue and their quick implementation to get things fixed for us! They broke down the cost variables and details in a helpful way and made this process so easy! We would hands down call Golden Rule again!! Thank you for taking great care of us today!

—Nina C.

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