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The Latest Treatment To Improve Respiratory Health

It seems a new trend in alternative therapy is growing in popularity. Remarkably, the treatment requires people to sit in a cave, built almost entirely from salt.   Therapeutic Salt Caves are starting to pop up in different parts of the country and they claim to help improve our respiratory health.   Salt has been […]

Are Your Fall Allergies Getting Worse?

If you feel like your allergies are more intense and hanging around for longer this year, they probably are. According to the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, fall allergies that would normally disappear by the end of September, are set to continue into October.  So if you are thinking of investing in an […]

An Air Purifier Buyers Guide

Buying an air purifier can be one of the best health decisions you can make.  Check out Austin Air’s top 5 things to think about during the shopping process: 1. Tested and Trusted Chose a brand that specializes in air purifiers. Depend on a company that has a long-standing reputation and offers multiple-year warranties on […]

HEPA Explained

The secret is out: HEPA is an acronym you need to know about. It stands for High-Efficiency Particulate Air (purifier), and is an air filter unlike any you’ve experienced. It was developed under to filter nuclear hazards but is now available to bring fresh, clean air into your home. History of HEPA During the 1940s, […]

Survive the September Asthma Peak

According to the experts, asthma rates for children reach their peak 17 days after Labor Day. A number of factors are at play. Children are exposed to new viruses when they return to school, which can aggravate asthma symptoms. Ragweed, a common fall allergen, can be particularly problematic for asthmatics. And as children switch from […]

5 Technologies That Help Us Breathe Easy

Today it seems as though we are constantly surrounded by technology. From our cars to our computers it’s seemingly impossible to escape as we make our way through everyday life. Here at Austin Air we like to think that the best technologies are the ones that provide a benefit with as little burden on the […]

The Many Benefits of Houseplants

As the kids head back to school, many of you will be thinking about how best to create that perfect study environment. According to researchers from The Royal College of Agriculture in the UK, having house plants in your child’s work space improves air quality and can increase their ability to focus by up to 70%. They also […]

Austin Air Purifiers Trusted by FEMA and the Red Cross

It’s something we do all day, every day with very little thought: breathing. And, too often too little thought is given to the quality of what we are bringing into our bodies daily through our breath, through our lungs. But, as concerns over indoor pollution grow, air purifiers are becoming more popular and Austin Air […]