Is your Dryer a fire hazard? Over 16,800 dryer fires every year. Learn how to prevent them before its too late!
Failure to Clean your dryer vent is one of the most common causes of fire according to the U.S. Fire Administration. A reported 16,800 dryer fires resulted in 51 civilian deaths, 380 civilian injuries and $100 million in direct property damage.
By observing a few simple indications of poor system performance, one can examine the dryer components for any blockage or excessive heat. A clogged dryer vent may be your problem if: you notice heavy clothes such as blue jeans or towels taking a long time to dry, or clothes feel hotter than usual at the end of the cycle. Follow these few safety tips and maintenance to prevent dryer fires and make sure to get your dryer vent cleaned at least once a year:
We use only the best quality environmentally friendly cleaning products to ensure the safety and highest level of protection of your home and our environment. Check out the video below on additional dryer fire prevention and additional tips!
Source: Departments of Homeland Security, Consumer Product Safety Commission
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