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Healthy Breathing Month: Dehumidifiers

Air Treatment Month Dehumidifier Tips Tuesday

When it comes to asthma and respiratory issues, the removal of ‘flare up triggers’ or ‘allergens’ can be a key part of the puzzle. Some key steps that are always good to keep in mind include; regular cleaning of your home, fresh air and cleaning the actual air in your home with a quality air purifier. While these steps are great, an issue that people often miss is the moisture levels in the home. Being Healthy Breathing Month, we thought that this would be a great time for a guide all about this issue of moisture in the home and keeping it under control with a quality dehumidifier!

Healthy Breathing Month:
Home Moisture & Dehumidifiers

Everyday moisture is one of the most common underlying causes for the many of the triggers affecting sufferers of asthma and other respiratory issues. These moisture levels can build up over time due to rainy weather, everyday condensation from showers, your washing, the dishes or even the very presence of people contributes to moisture levels in the air. Without comprehensive ventilation, these moisture levels can lead to conditions conducive to a range of well-known allergens/triggers such as mould, dust mites, cockroaches and a range of other nasties.

Regular use of a quality dehumidifier will actually remove this moisture from your air, helping to dry your home and eliminating those moist conditions & resulting triggers.

Ausclimate’s range of dehumidifiers will prevent/remove:

  • Mould growth: reduce the moisture levels throughout your home
  • Dust-mite breeding: reduce by drying out your mattress and carpet – they need dampness to breed
  • Dampness: attracts cockroaches, ants and a range of other nasties (cockroach droppings can also be potent allergens)
  • Condensation & water damage: often a problem during those cooler winter months (you’ll be surprised how easy the condensation disappears)
  • Musty smells: a definite sign you have excess moisture (let your dehumidifier get rid of this moisture and help freshen up the rooms)

Clothes drying:

In addition to this primary purpose, our dehumidifiers also work great as energy efficient clothes dryers. Very handy during dreary weather or for spaces with limited outdoor clothes drying options. More cost effective than the average clothes drying machine & no more shrunken clothes!

Picking the right dehumidifier:

We offer both dehumidifier technology options; the popular NWT ‘compressor’ range (great for a variety of temperatures), as well as the very effective Ausclimate Cool-Seasons ‘desiccant’ range (great for temperatures consistently 20 degrees and below).

The right size:

“Size is important”. A key consideration in dehumidifier selection is picking the right size dehumidifier for the job. The easiest measure of the strength of a dehumidifier is the amount of litres of water that it can remove in a day. Our NWT Supreme All Seasons model is our most powerful domestic dehumidifier removing up to 50 LITRES of moisture in just one day!

We are here to help

Please visit our website to find out all about our full dehumidifier range. For any questions or extra information, please don’t hesitate to get in touch. We are only a call away! ph: 1800 122 100 (free call)

We are very proud to report that our NWT Dehumidifier range & WINIX Air-Purifier range are approved by the National Asthma Council Australia Sensitive Choice programme.


Healthy Breathing Month Special

Make sure not to miss out on our ‘Healthy Breathing Month Special’ on right now, giving you an additional 10% off of our already reduced sale prices. Please note that this offer is for over the phone purchases only, when you mention “Air Treatment Month”. So if you’ve been thinking about an air purifier purchase, now is a great time to buy!

Visit our website today to see our dehumidifier range & give us a call to take advantage of this very limited special. All of the details here

Stay tuned to this space throughout ‘Healthy Breathing Month’ as we’ll be spotlighting more great information and resources to help you & your family to breathe easier.


Russell Bryan
Ausclimate Co-founder

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Lung Awareness Month – COPD

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A great video here from the Lung Foundation Australia about an important genre of Lung Disease, COPD.

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is an umbrella term for conditions including emphysema, chronic bronchitis and chronic asthma which is irreversible. COPD is a lung disease that affects 14% (or one in seven) Australians aged 40 or over.* COPD is also the second leading cause of avoidable hospital admissions in Australia.*

While there is no cure for COPD, as you will note in the video, there are steps that can be taken to breathe easier and perhaps most importantly, improve quality of life, particularly if it is identified and managed early. This starts by simply, having a CHAT.

For more on COPD, please visit this link from the Lung Foundation for a variety of great resources:

Ausclimate are doing our part for Lung Health Awareness Month with our Lung Health Awareness Month Special. This unprecedented special is all about spreading the word about the important health issue that is Lung Disease and getting products that can make a difference into the hands of those who can use them most!

For the month of November, we are proudly offering an EXTRA 10% OFF** our already reduced Ausclimate website special sale prices store-wide when you mention “Lung Health Awareness Month”.

To take advantage of this offer, please visit the Ausclimate website to view our full range of dehumidifiers & air purifiers, then call us on 1800 122 100 (freecall), making sure to mention “Lung Health Awareness Month” when placing your order.

To find out more about Lung Health Awareness Month or get involved, please visit or phone the Lung Foundation freecall Information and Support Centre 1800 654 301.

Stay tuned to this space throughout Lung Health Awareness Month as we’ll be sharing more great information and resources throughout the month to raise awareness for this important cause.


Russell Bryan
Ausclimate Co-founder

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* Statistics provided by the Lung Foundation Australia website:

Offer Fine Print:
**Offer eligible when mentioned during over-the-phone orders only for the month of November 2017. 10% off all current listed Ausclimate website prices for Ausclimate over-the-phone orders only. Offer not eligible on previous orders. Commercial range not included in offer.

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Asthma Week: Indoor Environment Control for a Healthy Home

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Creating a Healthy Home: Indoor Environment Control from National Asthma Council on Vimeo.

A great little video here from the National Asthma Council’s Sensitive Choice programme. Some handy tips about controlling the ventilation, dehumidification & purification of the air in your home & how very important this can be to managing your asthma and allergies.
Our Asthma Council Sensitive Choice approved Winix Air Purifiers will actually capture 99.97% of airborne pollen particles & smaller dispersed/exploded pollen particles right down to 0.3 of a micron & smaller. Our popular Sensitive Choice​ approved NWT Dehumidifiers will stop mould & other moisture-related allergens right at the source.
Please take a look at Sensitive Choice‘s full Home Video library for a wealth of other great, educational videos all about creating a healthy home. Also make sure to take a look at the rest of the websites of Sensitive Choice & the National Asthma Council for more useful info & great fact sheets that have the potential to save lives.
Stay tuned to this space, as details will be right here in the next couple of days of our annual Ausclimate National Asthma Week Asthma Awareness Special!
This years National Asthma Week will run from the 1st to the 7th of September. We are very proud of our partnership with the National Asthma Council Australia and our Sensitive Choice approved Air-Purifier & Dehumidifier range.
Thanks guys, take care.


Russell Bryan 
Ausclimate Co-founder

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Ausclimate Asthma Awareness Special

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Ausclimate On-Location:
September 16 to 25 – Costco Canberra

We have officially wrapped up our massive Melbourne Home Show and we are very happy to announce our Asthma Awareness Special.

This years National Asthma Week will run from the 1st to the 7th of September. We are very proud of our partnership with the National Asthma Council Australia Sensitive Choice and our Sensitive Choice approved Dehumidifier range. We have had great feedback on this range in giving much needed relief to Australian asthma sufferers. Through the Melbourne Home Show we have been highlighting this partnership & working to bring awareness to the serious issues of asthma & other respiratory conditions.

Ausclimate is celebrating this partnership and the theme of National Asthma Week with our Asthma Awareness Special. This special takes the form of what we have found to be the essential combination for asthma relief:

1x NWT Medium 20 Litre Dehumidifier & 1x Winix 4-Stage Air-Purifier
at a combo price of $599
(saving $495 from our regular separate recommended retail prices)

This discount is for a limited time and is available for over-the-phone orders only. For more information about these units, please visit the website at:

Asthma Week 1-7 September 2016
If you suffer from asthma symptoms, please talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
Contact your local Asthma Foundation by calling 1800 ASTHMA Helpline (1800 278 462) or visit

Allan Bryan
Ausclimate Co-founder
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Full locations & dates:

Fri 16th to Sun 25th September – Costco Canberra

Fri 21st to Sun 23rd October – Canberra Home Show