Thomas

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Contact Email: thayes@hobaica.com

Phone Number: 25

Founded in 1952, Hobaica Services is a family owned cooling and heating company serving the Phoenix metropolitan area. We provide residents of Phoenix with high quality heating, air conditioning, refrigeration, indoor air quality, and custom wine cellar services. Today, our success continues with the philosophy of our founder, “Treat others as you would want to be treated.”

Our number one goal is customer satisfaction, we promise “You’ll lika… Hobaica”.

Name: Thomas

Hometown: Boulder, CO

Certifications: N.A.T.E Certifiied

Favorite Aspect of My Job: Being able to be fair with the customers at the same time as working for a company that is fair with me makes my life easier.

Hobbies: Camping, hiking and snowboarding

Role Model: My Grandpa

Local Reviews

Rated 4.9 out of 5 stars based on 408 customer reviews

Map of Scottsdale, AZ

Friendly, professional service.




It’s comforting to deal with a family business. I feel like everyone at Hobaica’s cares about me.


Map of Phoenix, AZ

Great service




The tech was super nice and friendly. Very honset person . i got a text with the tech picture before his arrival. Thank you Tom H


Map of Gold Canyon, AZ

Great service




Technician was very knowledgeable and courteous. Hobaica is great!


Map of Gold Canyon, AZ

Great Service




Thomas checked everything with our wine cellar and compressor quickly and efficiently. We had no problems. Thomas was friendly and communicative. We enjoyed having him do our service.


Map of Phoenix, AZ

Trustworthy Dependable




Hobaica is like family: always there for us.


Map of Phoenix, AZ

Thomas did a great job with his service call to our home





Map of Mesa, AZ

Probably won't sign another contract





Map of Tempe, AZ

Thermostat service




Tom H. found the problem in 'stat wiring and fixed it. Excellent experience.


Map of Phoenix, AZ

Knowledgable, polite and presentable.




He arrived on time and did his work timely.


Map of Phoenix, AZ

Great service




Tom was great! He was very pleasant , timely , efficient ..and answered all my questions


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On site report is of slow draining shower and bath sink in very back guest bed. She also feels it takes along time to get hot water, after testing water flow she said it is getting plenty hot though. I Found sink drains a little slow and shower drain is plugged and not draining. Toilet drains ok and does not back into shower. Two interior drains need cleaning. Savings of attached quote available with upgrade maintance g

Near W Myrtle Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85021
Phoenix, AZ - On site report is of slow draining shower and bath sink in very back guest bed. She also feels it takes along time to get hot water, after testing water flow she said it is getting plenty hot though. I Found sink drains a little slow and shower drain is plugged and not draining. Toilet drains ok and does not back into shower. Two interior drains need cleaning. Savings of attached quote available with upgrade maintance g
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Perform preventitive maintenance. Check electrical and mechanical controls. Checked compressor operation and refrigerant pressures. Inspected outdoor fan motor and bearing. Inspected indoor blower motor. Checked indoor coil and drain pan. Inspected outdoor coil. System operating properly at this time.

Near E Greentree Dr, Tempe, AZ 85284
Tempe, AZ - Perform preventitive maintenance. Check electrical and mechanical controls. Checked compressor operation and refrigerant pressures. Inspected outdoor fan motor and bearing. Inspected indoor blower motor. Checked indoor coil and drain pan. Inspected outdoor coil. System operating properly at this time.
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Upon arrival met with hvac customer and he explained issue with his AC system. Yule system on at thermostat and went out side to perform diagnostic on out door unit. Found dual run cap was bad. I explained to Mark my finding. Replaced dual run cap with upgrade turbo200. Cycle system back on and checked operational. Compressor draws 14 vs 19.9. Out door fan motor draws .9vs .97. System pressure 145/400 PSI. System is operational o

Near E Orangewood Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85020
Phoenix, AZ - Upon arrival met with hvac customer and he explained issue with his AC system. Yule system on at thermostat and went out side to perform diagnostic on out door unit. Found dual run cap was bad. I explained to Mark my finding. Replaced dual run cap with upgrade turbo200. Cycle system back on and checked operational. Compressor draws 14 vs 19.9. Out door fan motor draws .9vs .97. System pressure 145/400 PSI. System is operational o
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$19.52 New Customer Special tech to collect, CONDENSING UNIT IS MAKING A LOUD CLUNKING NOISE, HAS BEEN HAPPENING FOR THE LAST YEAR OR SO, DOESN'T HAPPEN ALL THE TIME, INTERMEDIATE ISSUE, SYSTEM IS ONLY 3 YRS OLD, YORK UNIT

Near E Century Ln, Scottsdale, AZ 85254
Scottsdale, AZ - $19.52 New Customer Special tech to collect, CONDENSING UNIT IS MAKING A LOUD CLUNKING NOISE, HAS BEEN HAPPENING FOR THE LAST YEAR OR SO, DOESN'T HAPPEN ALL THE TIME, INTERMEDIATE ISSUE, SYSTEM IS ONLY 3 YRS OLD, YORK UNIT
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Start up on new wine system checked wiring condensate pressure controls tested unit in cooling. Unit is performing correctly. Wine refrigeration system is not cooling.

Near N 71st Pl, Scottsdale, AZ 85266
Scottsdale, AZ - Start up on new wine system checked wiring condensate pressure controls tested unit in cooling. Unit is performing correctly. Wine refrigeration system is not cooling.
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Water heater. Water sensor hook up shut off cold water supply in hot water to house in case of emergency flood in drain pan

Near N 116th St, Scottsdale, AZ 85255
Scottsdale, AZ - Water heater. Water sensor hook up shut off cold water supply in hot water to house in case of emergency flood in drain pan
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TRANE Model #4WCC4036A1000AASerial #16083P2E9H. Under parts only. I carefully removed and Installed the new blower motor and ecm module and tested system. Offered discount for repair plus $20 off for service call on saterday if customer signs up gold or silver tcc today, mike signed up gold monthly pay tcc.

Near E Winston Dr, Phoenix, AZ 85042
Phoenix, AZ - TRANE Model #4WCC4036A1000AASerial #16083P2E9H. Under parts only. I carefully removed and Installed the new blower motor and ecm module and tested system. Offered discount for repair plus $20 off for service call on saterday if customer signs up gold or silver tcc today, mike signed up gold monthly pay tcc.
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New Customer Special tech to collect (11-4 arrival time) Customer has 'air' in his water as he describes it - said something about the set up for a softener was put in but never installed one and that its capped off

Near W Willow Creek Cir, Sun City, AZ 85373
Sun City, AZ - New Customer Special tech to collect (11-4 arrival time) Customer has 'air' in his water as he describes it - said something about the set up for a softener was put in but never installed one and that its capped off
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Air conditioning residential maintenance for two gas split furnaces and AC located in attic and condenser on ground. Compressor and outdoor fan outside and gas heating furnace inside operating properly combustion process blower motor airflow and temperature rise safe he

Near W Molly Ln, Phoenix, AZ 85083
Phoenix, AZ - Air conditioning residential maintenance for two gas split furnaces and AC located in attic and condenser on ground. Compressor and outdoor fan outside and gas heating furnace inside operating properly combustion process blower motor airflow and temperature rise safe he
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Trane 4WCX3060A1000BA Serial #135010319L. Met with and confirmed work to be completed. Proceeded to roof unit and carfully removed and installed the new defrost control board and tested. I also removed to clean the entire blower motor and assembly, taking apart the wheel and motor and cleaned thoroughly and applied antimicrobial to treatment before reassembling blower assembly and putting all back together to further test. System is operating properly now.

Near S Cedarcrest Dr, Sun Lakes, AZ 85248
Sun Lakes, AZ - Trane 4WCX3060A1000BA Serial #135010319L. Met with and confirmed work to be completed. Proceeded to roof unit and carfully removed and installed the new defrost control board and tested. I also removed to clean the entire blower motor and assembly, taking apart the wheel and motor and cleaned thoroughly and applied antimicrobial to treatment before reassembling blower assembly and putting all back together to further test. System is operating properly now.
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Sealed roof around newer Lennox, and showed customer where roof and shingles are damaged, 2 pack heat pump and cooling systems check for winter heating.

Near E Larkspur Dr, Scottsdale, AZ 85254
Scottsdale, AZ - Sealed roof around newer Lennox, and showed customer where roof and shingles are damaged, 2 pack heat pump and cooling systems check for winter heating.
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Air conditioning and heating maintenance check up heat pump system new filter ration Merv 16 charcoal filters order on line filter fits.com

Near US-60, Gold Canyon, AZ 85118
Gold Canyon, AZ - Air conditioning and heating maintenance check up heat pump system new filter ration Merv 16 charcoal filters order on line filter fits.com
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Angle stops are good, all quarter turn except hot under kitchen sink. House water pressure is high between 80-85. Reducing valve should be added to reduce to 65 psi and add expansion tank near water heater for hot water expansion with reducing valve.

Near W Des Moines Cir, Mesa, AZ 85201
Mesa, AZ - Angle stops are good, all quarter turn except hot under kitchen sink. House water pressure is high between 80-85. Reducing valve should be added to reduce to 65 psi and add expansion tank near water heater for hot water expansion with reducing valve.
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Waived plumbing service call fee, time of pcp and customer switched to gold tcc, 20% discount for furnace/Ac is from 2009, 10 years old. Plunged out master toilet to get flowing again. Discussed age of toilet uses more water than normal and water prices are going up a lot. New toilets would save.

Near W 9th St, Mesa, AZ 85201
Mesa, AZ - Waived plumbing service call fee, time of pcp and customer switched to gold tcc, 20% discount for furnace/Ac is from 2009, 10 years old. Plunged out master toilet to get flowing again. Discussed age of toilet uses more water than normal and water prices are going up a lot. New toilets would save.
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Older gas pack HVAC heating system check up combustion analysis burner assembly heat exchanger pitted that hail damage outdoor coil for air conditioner system replacement good idea versus expensive repair

Near N 27th Pl, Phoenix, AZ 85008
Phoenix, AZ - Older gas pack HVAC heating system check up combustion analysis burner assembly heat exchanger pitted that hail damage outdoor coil for air conditioner system replacement good idea versus expensive repair
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Air-conditioning heat pump maintenance for residential customer had her blower housing clean last time I trane HVAC compressor amperage refrigerant pressure drain line and condensate on roof heat pump mode defrost airflow balance water heater dump out the sludge slime drain cleaning

Near E Gemini Dr, Tempe, AZ 85283
Tempe, AZ - Air-conditioning heat pump maintenance for residential customer had her blower housing clean last time I trane HVAC compressor amperage refrigerant pressure drain line and condensate on roof heat pump mode defrost airflow balance water heater dump out the sludge slime drain cleaning
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Recommend to call pat Farrell for home performance testing due to hot and cold spots in home 480-326-9086. Discussed #r22 phase out due to be out of production this year and if compressor goes out or refrigerant leak it would be a good idea to replace system vs repairs

Near E San Sebastian Dr, Scottsdale, AZ 85258
Scottsdale, AZ - Recommend to call pat Farrell for home performance testing due to hot and cold spots in home 480-326-9086. Discussed #r22 phase out due to be out of production this year and if compressor goes out or refrigerant leak it would be a good idea to replace system vs repairs
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Completed 9 unit pcp maintenance. Tested furnaces and pack heat pumps in heating and mini split systems and wine system in cooling. (1)West home above garage by kitchen #3. G50UH-48C-110 Serial #5907C21488, furnace control board is burnt, operating ok but should be replaced proactively. There is also no condensate safeties on this attic unit to protect home and property from water damage due to condensate backing up or leaking, primary drain line as well as secondary wet

Near N Manor Dr W, Phoenix, AZ 85014
Phoenix, AZ - Completed 9 unit pcp maintenance. Tested furnaces and pack heat pumps in heating and mini split systems and wine system in cooling. (1)West home above garage by kitchen #3. G50UH-48C-110 Serial #5907C21488, furnace control board is burnt, operating ok but should be replaced proactively. There is also no condensate safeties on this attic unit to protect home and property from water damage due to condensate backing up or leaking, primary drain line as well as secondary wet
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Arrived met with the owner continued to turn on thermostat engage cooling check indoor filters and continued to inspect the Check and clear condensate line after this I inspected the outdoor coil disconnect box out door fan motor compressor refrigerant pressures all electrical connections and over all condition after completing my inspection on all the units I have found several things on the hallway carrier unit I have found a weekend outdoor fan motor capacitor in a week and door run capaci

Near N Grayhawk Dr, Scottsdale, AZ 85255
Scottsdale, AZ - Arrived met with the owner continued to turn on thermostat engage cooling check indoor filters and continued to inspect the Check and clear condensate line after this I inspected the outdoor coil disconnect box out door fan motor compressor refrigerant pressures all electrical connections and over all condition after completing my inspection on all the units I have found several things on the hallway carrier unit I have found a weekend outdoor fan motor capacitor in a week and door run capaci
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cut control board y1 - y2 jumper for 2 stage system, set control board in attIc to single stage heating stat and delay for 2nd heating stage to 12 mins and increased heating airflow 18%. Found furnace only turnin g on on high fire second stage, will not switch to first stage at all. Control board will need replaced. SL280UH090V60C-05 Serial #1718J14982. Noticed negative slope in flue pipe in attic, at return bring a couple 4 inch b vent elbows to make so

Near N 69th Dr, Glendale, AZ 85308
Glendale, AZ - cut control board y1 - y2 jumper for 2 stage system, set control board in attIc to single stage heating stat and delay for 2nd heating stage to 12 mins and increased heating airflow 18%. Found furnace only turnin g on on high fire second stage, will not switch to first stage at all. Control board will need replaced. SL280UH090V60C-05 Serial #1718J14982. Noticed negative slope in flue pipe in attic, at return bring a couple 4 inch b vent elbows to make so
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cut control board y1 - y2 jumper for 2 stage system, set control board in attIc to single stage heating stat and delay for 2nd heating stage to 12 mins and increased heating airflow 18%. Found furnace only turnin g on on high fire second stage, will not switch to first stage at all. Control board will need replaced. SL280UH090V60C-05 Serial #1718J14982. Noticed negative slope in flue pipe in attic, at return bring a couple 4 inch b vent elbows to make some adjustment.

Near N 69th Dr, Glendale, AZ 85308
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Completed service split heat pump system. Cycle system on cooling and checked refrigerant pressure, electrical, motors bearing, amp draws, run caps, condensate drain line, drain pans and operational. Found system is operational ok at his time. Explained to customer about new service agreement TCC VS PCP. woud like to sign up for TCCS, but he does not have credit card on hand at this time. He will call in office later. THank you

Near W St Kateri Dr, Phoenix, AZ 85041
Phoenix, AZ - Completed service split heat pump system. Cycle system on cooling and checked refrigerant pressure, electrical, motors bearing, amp draws, run caps, condensate drain line, drain pans and operational. Found system is operational ok at his time. Explained to customer about new service agreement TCC VS PCP. woud like to sign up for TCCS, but he does not have credit card on hand at this time. He will call in office later. THank you
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Signed up Silver annual tcc and installed new 80mfd cap for failed compressor capacitor and tested in cooling. System is now opereting properly.

Near Phoenix, AZ 85041
Phoenix, AZ - Signed up Silver annual tcc and installed new 80mfd cap for failed compressor capacitor and tested in cooling. System is now opereting properly.
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Performed pcp maintenance on Lennox gas pack. Upon arrival met with customer and checked filter and thermostat. Proceeded to roof and checked return and supply temperature. Checked refrigerant Note2: pressures and checked compress amps and outdoor motor amps and indoor motor amps. Drain condensate line and cleaned out door coil. Checked all capacitors and tightened all electrical c

Near W Corrine Dr, Phoenix, AZ 85029
Phoenix, AZ - Performed pcp maintenance on Lennox gas pack. Upon arrival met with customer and checked filter and thermostat. Proceeded to roof and checked return and supply temperature. Checked refrigerant 
Note2: pressures and checked compress amps and outdoor motor amps and indoor motor amps. Drain condensate line and cleaned out door coil. Checked all capacitors and tightened all electrical c
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Performed maintenance on a Lennox package heat pump. Checked filter and thermostat operations, checked return and supply temperatures and static pressures, checked compressor operations and refrigerant pressures, checked compressor amps and outdoor motor amps and indoor motor amps, checked capacitor and tightened all electrical components, indoor coil is clean

Near E Erie Dr, Tempe, AZ 85282
Tempe, AZ - Performed maintenance on a Lennox package heat pump. Checked filter and thermostat operations, checked return and supply temperatures and static pressures, checked compressor operations and refrigerant pressures, checked compressor amps and outdoor motor amps and indoor motor amps, checked capacitor and tightened all electrical components, indoor coil is clean