About Us

About Barineau Heating & Air Conditioning

The professionals of Barineau Heating and Air Conditioning, Inc. have been proudly serving Tallahassee and the Big Bend area for over forty years with top-quality home comfort service. Since 1972, Larry Barineau has built on the proud family tradition begun by his father, Elbert L. Barineau Senior, by offering reliable, innovative, and courteous service. Larry passed the lessons of high-quality work and honest customer service on to his sons, Patrick and Shane, who together joined their father to open Barineau Heating and Air Conditioning in August of 2006. Through committed hard work, integrity, ingenuity, and treating customers like family, Barineau has built a reputation throughout the area as the premier HVAC service company in the area.

The Team

The Barineau Team is composed of individuals possessing the utmost courtesy and professionalism, and as such, we represent the best products in the air conditioning repair industry with both pride and distinction. Our comfort specialists are courteous and work diligently to foster strong relationships through direct, clear, thoughtful communication and precise, attentive work. Our Team will weigh every detail regarding your heating or ventilation needs before designing a one-of-a-kind heating or cooling system just for you– and, as always, we promise never to sell you products you don’t need.

Larry Barineau has been working in the heating and air conditioning industry for over 40 years. He is the proud owner of Barineau Heating and Air Conditioning. One of the most important lessons Larry has learned through his experiences in the industry, is the value of the customer. Larry prides himself on maintaining excellent customer service. And therefore, hires employees who focus on the customer and what their needs are. This is why each time Barineau gets a new customer, they receive a thank-you letter from the team.

Barineau Heating and Air Conditioning is one of Larry’s greatest accomplishments. He attributes his success to the support of his wife, Trish, and the dedication and hard-work of his sons, Shane and Patrick. Larry likes to spend his weekends fishing and hanging out with his grandchildren. Every year, Larry looks forward to the excitement of the busy summer season.

Patrick Barineau has been working in the heating and air conditioning industry for 11 years. Through his experience working in sales for the business, he has been able to meet a lot of great people—customers and friends. He loves working with his family and finds it to be a very rewarding experience. Not everyone gets the chance to work alongside their father and brother! Patrick always puts the customer first, and he likes to welcome them into the family by showcasing the customer-focused nature of Barineau.

Patrick loves the team environment at Barineau. He feels that the team works very well together to achieve their goals. When Patrick isn’t at work you can find him playing the drums. Patrick uses music as a way to de-stress after a hard day’s work. Patrick also enjoys spending time with his family and playing sports. His favorite time of year is the fall mainly because of football, but the holidays are nice too.



Barry knows how fast technology moves, so his team moves faster. The Barineau Comfort Specialist Team attends a variety of ongoing training programs throughout the year to build their skills and sharpen their heating and air-conditioning knowledge. To meet your needs in a timely and efficient manner, Barineau trucks are stocked with commonly needed HVAC parts, and technicians are dispatched via radio – leading to a coordinated invasion on discomfort by the leaders in cool.

Barry even has you covered for repairs after hours. Barineau technicians are on call 24/7/365 – meaning you can rest easy because Barry's got your back, any time, any place. To further bolster your peace of mind, Barineau backs their HVAC repairs with a full year warranty. When you call Barineau in to address your heating or cooling needs, you join the Barineau Family. Give us a call today and let us prove it.




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