R-22 Refrigerant Phaseout

Answers To Your Concerns On The Freon Ban If your home has air conditioning—and this is Dallas, so it does—you’ve probably heard by now that the federal government has banned Freon. If not, you’re in the right place, because Barbosa has all the information you need to navigate the Freon ban. What is [...]

By | 2017-10-17T13:20:15+00:00 September 20th, 2017|HVAC Advice|Comments Off on R-22 Refrigerant Phaseout

Common Noisy AC Problems

Learn 7 Strange Noises Your AC Makes & How To Address Them If your air conditioning system is working correctly, you’ll rarely notice it working at all. It will run quietly and efficiently and you’ll enjoy the comfort of a cool home without having to think about your air conditioner. So if [...]

By | 2017-08-18T13:58:11+00:00 August 18th, 2017|HVAC Advice|Comments Off on Common Noisy AC Problems

Summer Produce & Your Garbage Disposal

Before You Send It Down The Drain, Be Sure It’s Disposal Safe! Summer is in full swing here in Dallas, and that means trips to the Dallas Farmer’s Market for delicious summer produce. Whether you’re picking up watermelons for pool parties or corn on the cob for backyard barbecues, you’re all ready to enjoy a [...]

By | 2017-08-07T09:46:04+00:00 July 31st, 2017|Plumbing Tips|Comments Off on Summer Produce & Your Garbage Disposal

Beat The Heat This Summer!

It’s summertime in Dallas, one of the best times of the year. From summer festivals and visits to the Commerce Street Night Market to the annual Dirk Nowitzki Heroes Celebrity Baseball Game, Dallas natives never lack for cool things to do. But it’s hot. So hot! You want to have fun, not a heat stroke, [...]

By | 2017-08-07T09:49:39+00:00 July 6th, 2017|HVAC Advice|Comments Off on Beat The Heat This Summer!

Finding the Perfect Home Contractor in Dallas, TX

Essential Qualities of a 5 Star Plumbing & AC Provider The last thing you want to worry about when planning a major plumbing or HVAC renovation on your home is being swindled by a untrustworthy home contractor.  Thus, when it comes to selecting your home services company there are several indicators of a reliable [...]

By | 2017-07-31T11:23:33+00:00 June 22nd, 2017|HVAC Advice, Plumbing|Comments Off on Finding the Perfect Home Contractor in Dallas, TX

6th Annual Carrollton Trails 5K

Did You Miss The Barbosa Team Sponsoring the 6th Annual Carrollton Trails 5k? If so, check out our take on all the day’s excitement! Drew, Andy, Matt, & Luke Barbosa were all on scene at the Carrollton Trails 5k & 1-mile Fun Run/Walk last Saturday morning. It was a beautiful day on [...]

By | 2017-07-31T11:28:11+00:00 May 9th, 2017|Charity Efforts|Comments Off on 6th Annual Carrollton Trails 5K

Dry Air in Your Home: Causes & Solutions

The Sources of Dry Air in Your Home Could be Surprising! When the air in your Dallas area home is too dry, it can cause a lot of discomfort. You might not think that homes in our humid climate experience a lot of dry air problems, but the truth is they do! If you’re skeptical, read below [...]

By | 2017-08-07T09:54:00+00:00 March 23rd, 2017|Indoor Air Quality Assistance|Comments Off on Dry Air in Your Home: Causes & Solutions

The Cost of Ignoring Your Plumbing System

Avoid Disaster with Regular Plumbing Maintenance Plumbing is one of those things that tends to go underappreciated until something bad happens. Yet, your day would be completely upset if you had to go without it. The points below are just a short list of the daily activities that depend the proper function of your indoor/outdoor [...]

By | 2017-08-07T10:13:55+00:00 February 22nd, 2017|Plumbing Tips|Comments Off on The Cost of Ignoring Your Plumbing System

Water Heater Selection Guide

What to Consider When Choosing a New Water Heater It’s 5:45 AM on a Tuesday in March. You’ve just grudgingly left the warm cocoon of your bed to start your day. You brush your teeth and turn on the shower, then wait for the water to warm up. And wait. And keep waiting. It’s [...]

By | 2017-08-07T10:30:51+00:00 February 6th, 2017|Water Heater Guidance|Comments Off on Water Heater Selection Guide

Energy Star HVAC Federal Tax Credit Guidance

Heating & Cooling Energy Star Systems & Federal Tax Credits At Barbosa Mechanical we value your family’s comfort, as well as your budget. We also understand that this is a busy time of year and many of our Dallas, TX area customers have decided to delay their new HVAC purchase until [...]

By | 2017-08-07T10:32:01+00:00 December 13th, 2016|HVAC Advice, Plumbing|Comments Off on Energy Star HVAC Federal Tax Credit Guidance