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Family owned & local

R.J. Nelson Heating and Air Conditioning is a family owned heating and air conditioning company located in Council Bluffs, Iowa (including Missouri Valley, Crescent, Glenwood, Neola, Treynor and Underwood) and Omaha, Nebraska. We provide repairs, installation and maintenance of furnaces, air conditioners, and geothermal systems for homes and businesses in Southwest Iowa and Southeast Nebraska. We pride ourselves on fast efficient service and 100% customer satisfaction. We hope you’ll let us become your favorite heating and cooling company. We are ready to help with residential and light commercial heating and cooling needs.

Well Trained & Certified

At R.J. Nelson, we hire the best technicians. They are NATE (North American Technician Excellence) certified, lead safe certified, and receive continuous training from manufacturers to stay on top of the latest technology, tools, and codes. Plus, they are background checked and drug tested. When you have an R.J. Nelson technician in your home, you can expect, fast, friendly, expert service. Give us a call when you need furnace, AC, or heat pump service.

We Repair All Makes & Models

Upfront Pricing - No Surprise Bills

Extended Service Hours

Phones Answered by Our Friendly Staff

Professional Service and Installation Since 1986

R.J. Nelson Co formed in 1986 with just a three man crew. Our goals were to promote good customer service and value. Establishing trust, along with value pricing has helped us grow to being the largest Heating & Air Conditioning dealer in Council Bluffs. If you are planning new construction, we work with several contractors/builders in the area and can offer referrals if needed. We look forward to serving your heating & cooling needs and will make every effort to keep you 100% satisfied.

We Stand Behind Our Work

At R.J. Nelson, we believe our customers want fast service with repairs they can trust. Our Technicians are on call during our extended service hours so we’re there for you when you need us. We also offer a 30-day guarantee on all of our repairs. When we fix your furnace or AC, it’s not only fixed fast, it’s fixed right. Plus, our manufacturers also offer a separate guarantee on their parts. When you want reliable heating and cooling service, call R.J. Nelson. We’ll never surprise you with a bill you weren’t expecting. Our upfront pricing ensures that you see and approve the quote before any work begins. It’s all part of our 100% customer satisfaction guarantee.




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Better Business Bureau Accredited Business, Council Bluffs Chamber of Commerce, Nebraska National Safety Council