HVAC Advice

Protect Your HVAC System With An AC Surge Protector

How A Surge Protector Guards Against Costly Power Surge Damage Lightning is common during the frequent, surprise thunderstorms common to Texas summers, and if it strikes close enough to your home, it can cause destructive power surges. Besides damaging expensive electronics within your home, a power surge can also cause considerable damage [...]

By |2018-06-26T09:26:12+00:00June 26th, 2018|HVAC Advice|Comments Off on Protect Your HVAC System With An AC Surge Protector

The Costly Effects of A Wrong Sized AC Unit

Always Call A Reliable HVAC Professional For AC Unit Sizing Having an incorrectly sized AC unit in your home can be costly, especially in terms of inefficiencies. Obviously, one that is too small won’t be able to supply enough cool air, but did you know that an AC unit that is too [...]

By |2018-07-10T08:22:45+00:00May 31st, 2018|HVAC Advice, HVAC Performance|Comments Off on The Costly Effects of A Wrong Sized AC Unit

Steps For Air Conditioning Replacement

Choose The System That's Right For Your Home And Your Wallet Your home’s AC is essential to your family’s comfort during the hotter months. If your AC unit has been acting up lately, a surprise system failure may be right around the corner. With this in mind, it may be time to [...]

By |2018-05-07T13:12:27+00:00May 7th, 2018|HVAC Advice|Comments Off on Steps For Air Conditioning Replacement

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 |2018-02-28T15:04:10+00:00September 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+00:00August 18th, 2017|HVAC Advice|Comments Off on Common Noisy AC Problems

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+00:00July 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+00:00June 22nd, 2017|HVAC Advice, Plumbing|Comments Off on Finding the Perfect Home Contractor in Dallas, TX

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+00:00December 13th, 2016|HVAC Advice, Plumbing|Comments Off on Energy Star HVAC Federal Tax Credit Guidance

Fall HVAC Maintenance

Football, Pumpkins and HVAC Maintenance Fall signifies many things for many different people - home from vacations, back to school, cooler weather, cheering for your football team, pumpkins and Halloween costumes. Barbosa Plumbing & Air Conditioning would like to remind you that fall is also the time to schedule your HVAC maintenance! Why [...]

By |2017-08-07T10:36:10+00:00October 10th, 2016|HVAC Advice|Comments Off on Fall HVAC Maintenance

5 Tips To Keep Your AC Running Efficiently

5 Tips from Drew Barbosa To Keep Your AC Running Efficiently 1. Inspect Or Change Your AC Filters Every Month When is the last time you checked or changed your air filter? Dirty filters don’t work as well as clean filters, which means your HVAC system is not at its best with a dirty [...]

By |2017-08-07T10:40:24+00:00August 1st, 2016|HVAC Advice, HVAC Performance|Comments Off on 5 Tips To Keep Your AC Running Efficiently