Heating and Cooling Podcast Library
Here is a catalog of our HVAC podcast resources and we welcome feedback on what topics might be good to cover in the future.
Come back soon for more audio resources as you learn the best ways to heat and cool your home.
Solarize Mass Plus Needham and N.E.T.R., Inc. Partner to Promote Solar Energy
Representatives from Boston Solar, Solarize Mass Plus Needham, and N.E.T.R., Inc. gather to discuss the solar initiatives in Needham. Find out how to rely on solar power and become a net-zero home. Listen or read more to learn about Solarize Mass Plus Needham.
Integrated Controls for Ductless and Oil-Based Heating Systems
Make your home as efficient as possible with integrated controls that control the ductless and oil-based heating systems in your home. Mike Cappuccio, owner of N.E.T.R., Inc., discusses the benefits of an integrated control system. Listen or read more to find out about integrated controls.
Ductless Indoor and Outdoor Units
The opportunities are endless when it comes to choosing the number and style of indoor and outdoor ductless heating and cooling units. Mike Cappuccio, owner of N.E.T.R., Inc., discusses the options homeowners have. Listen or read more to find out about indoor and outdoor ductless units.
Single Zone vs. Multi-Zone Ductless Systems
Are there areas of your home that are too warm or cold? If so, consider installing a ductless HVAC system. Mike Cappuccio, owner of N.E.T.R., Inc., discusses the differences between a single zone and multi-zone ductless HVAC system and how to choose the best one for your needs. Listen or read more to find out about single zone vs. multi-zone ductless systems.
Heating Installation in Boston, Massachusetts
Sometimes, it's a challenge to keep an old Boston area home warm. Mike Cappuccio, owner of N.E.T.R., Inc., discusses the variety of ductless heating options available to home, apartment, and condo owners. Listen or read more to find out about heating installation in Boston, Massachusetts.
Heating and Air-Conditioning in Apartments and Condos with a Ductless System
Old boiler heating systems force heat to rise, making the top floors unbearably warm. Likewise, the summer months are brutal, too. Mike Cappuccio, owner of N.E.T.R., Inc., talks about how ductless HVAC systems can solve common heating and cooling issues in Boston area apartments and condos. Listen or read more to find out about ductless heating options in Boston.
Ductless Heating and A/C Installation
Homeowners have some work to do before getting a ductless heating and A/C units installed in their home. Mike Cappuccio, owner of N.E.T.R., Inc., talks about how to get ready for a ductless HVAC installation, what to expect, and more. Listen or read more to find out about the ductless heating and A/C installation process.
March 2019 Ductless Rebates
Mike Cappuccio, owner of NETR, Inc. discusses the recent changes to the 2019 ductless rebates, including the Mass CEC rebates that ended March 20th, and changes to the Mass Save rebates to focus more on replacing electric heat and installing integrated controls. Listen to learn more about these important updates.
What size ductless system do I need?
It is incredibly important to make sure you are choosing the right size when picking out a ductless system. But how do you know which size is right? We’ve got you covered! Listen as Mike Cappuccio goes in depth on how to determine what size ductless system is right for you and your family.
What is Zoned Heating and Cooling?
Zoned heating and cooling is a cutting edge topic in the world of HVAC. It allows you to have different temperatures in different rooms of your house. Listen as Mike Cappuccio of the Rug Gallery goes more in depth about what zoned heating and cooling does, and explains why it might be time for you to make the switch.
What are the benefits of ductless HVAC for commercial buildings?
If you are looking to install a ductless HVAC system for your commercial building this is the podcast for you. Listen to Mike Cappuccio talk about the process NETR goes through when installing their ductless HVAC systems in commercial buildings.
The Dangers of DIY Ductless Systems
After purchasing an expensive HVAC system is might seem like a good idea to try and install it yourself in an effort to save some money. However, it is actually extremely dangerous to do this after purchasing a ductless system. Listen as Mike Cappuccio of NETR Inc. tells you why you’re better off trusting the professionals.
Rebates on Ductless Heating and Cooling Systems
Here at NETR Inc. we understand how expensive your HVAC system can be. We also don’t want price to prevent you from buying the most optimal HVAC system for your family. That is why we go out of our way to make it easy for you to get a rebate. Listen as Mike Cappuccio talks about how you can get a rebate, and how NETR Inc. can help with that process.
Maintenance on a Ductless Heating and Cooling System
Performing regular and routine maintenance on your ductless heating and cooling system will save homeowners from major maintenance down the line. Mike Cappuccio, owner of N.E.T.R., Inc., talks about the importance of regular maintenance to ensure the ductless heating and cooling system is running properly all of the time.
How Much Does a Ductless Heating and Cooling System Cost?
Homeowners are often tempted to install ductless heating and cooling systems on their own to save some money. Mike Cappuccio, owner of N.E.T.R., Inc., discusses why professionally installed ductless heating and cooling systems are superior to those installed by an unqualified homeowner.
Heat Pump Technology - New vs Old
In this discussion with Mike Cappuccio of NETR, Inc., Mike talks about the old types of heat pump technology, why that wasted energy in the wintertime, and how the new heat pump technology in ductless heating and cooling systems is a much more energy efficient technology.
The Cost of Ductless Heating and Cooling Systems in and around Boston
In this discussion with Mike Cappuccio of NETR, Inc., Mike talks about the cost of ductless heating and cooling systems in and around Boston, saving money by ramping back on power instead of turning on and off, and the factors that go into determining the price of a ductless system.
Turning a Sunroom into an All-Season Room with a Ductless Mini-Split
Mike Cappuccio of NETR, Inc., Mike discusses how many sun rooms are only used in 2 seasons, Spring and Fall, and how standard options for heating and cooling these rooms fall flat. Enter the Ductless Mini-Split, a quiet and economical way of turning your sun room into useable space, year round.