dryer lint cleaning: Dryer Vent Cleaning Company Provides Tips to Consumers to Prevent Dryer Fires - 07/19/09 11:01 AM
Recent dryer fire caused over 150,000 in property damage, displacing a family of 6
 
Las Vegas, NV - An early morning fire caused over 150,000 in property damages where a family of six was lucky to escape without injury.  Firefighters were called around 2:00 in the morning; when they arrived they noticed flames and smoke pouring from a side door, windows and from the roof vents of a single story home.
 
A total of 29 people from the fire department responded, including fire trucks, rescue units, fire chief officers and support personnel.  The fire was under control within 15 … (0 comments)

dryer lint cleaning: Dryer Vent Installation Company Warns Consumers not to use Indoor Dryer Vents - 07/19/09 11:00 AM
Indoor dryer vents are inadequate and they allow excess heat and moisture into your home
 
Washington DC, VA - Improper dryer vent installation allows excess heat and moisture into homes, causing mold and mildew problems.  Dryer Vent Wizard, the nation's largest dryer vent cleaning and repair company, recommend all dryers to be vented outdoors.  Though indoor dryer vent systems are available, they are not adequate.
 
One problem with the indoor dryer vent systems is that they must be kept full of water to trap lint while the warm air goes into the room.  They also have a duct made … (0 comments)

dryer lint cleaning: Dryer Vent Cleaning: Clean Dryer Vents to Prevent Fires - 07/19/09 10:59 AM
Clean dryer vents allow maximum air flow for your clothes dryer to work efficiently.  The dryer vents are responsible for removing heat and moisture from your wet laundry as it tumbles to the outside of your home.  When the dryer exhaust ducts are clogged with lint the system overheats and a spark from the clothes dryer will cause the lint to ignite, causing a rapidly spreading dryer fire.
 
A mobile home in Worthington Springs was destroyed by an early morning clothes dryer fire.  The cause of the fire was determined to be lint build-up.  Firefighters from Union County were assisted … (3 comments)

dryer lint cleaning: Dryer Vent Repair Company offers Opportunities for People who are out of Work - 06/23/09 09:25 AM
A proud company who provides 100% customer satisfaction while working toward increasing fire safety awareness
  
Warren, MI--Dryer Vent Wizard is a dryer vent service company who also works to increase public awareness of the prevention of clothes dryer fires.  Poor maintenance is the leading cause of over 15,000 dryer fires annually, in the U.S.  To increase awareness of dryer vent safety, Dryer Vent Wizard technicians take the time to educate their customers on dryer fire prevention and energy savings with proper dryer exhaust maintenance.
 
Dryer Vent Wizard takes pride in the quality of their work and customer service, striving … (0 comments)

dryer lint cleaning: Dryer Vent Cleaning Eliminates Mold and Mildew, a Serious Health Issue - 06/23/09 09:24 AM
Clogged dryer vents allow heat and moisture to build up, allowing mold to grow and lead to upper respiratory problems
  
Seattle, WA--Mold is a large group of microscopic fungi that live on plant or animal matter, producing spores that can be air born.  They are seen everywhere, even inside our homes, growing on wet and damp spots usually found in bathrooms, kitchens and laundry areas.  Molds are a natural part of our environment and play a positive role outside, however, indoors, they have a potential to cause serious health problems.
 
Most people are aware of the common areas where … (0 comments)

dryer lint cleaning: Dryer Vent Installation Company is looking for Franchisees - 06/23/09 09:22 AM
This is good news for those who have lost their jobs; business ownership is one option
  
Warren, MI-Dryer Vent Wizard, a nationwide dryer vent cleaning company with over 50 franchisees in major markets throughout the U.S., is looking to open in more areas soon.  They welcome inquires about owning one of their Dryer Vent Wizard franchises in the United States. Dryer Vent Wizard services clothes dryers owned by homes and by commercial businesses. Poorly maintained dryer vents often cause dryer vent fires and make a dryer cost more to operate. Each franchise is owned and operated locally in a market … (0 comments)

dryer lint cleaning: Dryer Vent Cleaning Reduces Energy Bills and Prolongs the Life of a Clothes Dryer - 06/23/09 09:14 AM
Clothes dryers are one of the most expensive appliances to operate and one of the easiest to properly maintain
  
Birmingham, AL--Home owners who think its normal for their dryer to take more than one cycle to dry clothes are in danger of starting a fire due to clogged dryer vents.  Lint accumulation in dryer vents causes a dryer to work harder, costing up to an additional $25 per month to operate.
 
Dryer Vent Wizard, Dry Clothes, Safe Homes is the largest chain of dryer vent specialists in the U.S.  Besides specializing in dryer vent maintenance, they also provide valuable … (0 comments)

dryer lint cleaning: Dryer Vent Repair Company Warns Consumers about Dryer Exhaust Issues - 06/23/09 09:13 AM
If Clothes are taking too long to dry, the exhaust ducts are likely clogged with lint build-up-This is a Fire Hazard!
  
Kansas City, MO--It is not normal for an older dryer to take several cycles to properly dry clothes.  Many people think this is the case when their dryers are not working as well as they did when they were new.  They think that as long as the lint screen is free of lint, the inefficiency must be due to the age of the dryer. 
 
Dryer Vent Wizard wants consumers to be aware that age and wear is rarely … (0 comments)

dryer lint cleaning: Dryer Vent Wizard Working to Promote Consumer Awareness to Prevent Dryer Fires - 06/23/09 09:10 AM
Dryer Vent Cleaning is the number one defense against clothes dryer fires; proper installation and maintenance is very important
  
Cincinnati, OH--Dryer Vent Wizard (DVW), Dry Clothes, Safe Homes is a national franchise company specializing in dryer fire prevention and dryer vent repair, replacement and alterations.  They were founded in 2004, by David Lavalle in Boston, Massachusetts.  DVW is headquartered in Warren, Michigan with over 50 franchise locations in the U.S.
 
The U. S. Fire Administration reports over 15,000 dryer fires annually; most of these tragedies could be prevented with proper dryer vent cleaning and maintenance.  About 80% of Americans … (0 comments)

dryer lint cleaning: Dryer Lint is a Fire Hazard – Dryer Vent Cleaning is the Solution - 06/23/09 08:57 AM
Dryer vent cleaning should be added to the list of necessary home maintenance chores.  Almost every home has a hidden fire hazard; a clothes dryer!  Actually, the clothes dryer isn't the real danger; the dryer exhaust ducts and dryer vent are.  Over time, lint build up in the dryer exhaust ducts, blocking air flow, causing overheating, and resulting in a devastating fire. 
 
Professional dryer vent cleaning is recommended to remove the lint build-up and to be sure the dryer exhaust system meets current safety standards.  Many homeowners like to do as much as they can, on their own, rather than … (0 comments)

dryer lint cleaning: Dryer Vent Repair and Maintenance Prevent Fires and Save Energy - 06/23/09 08:56 AM
Dryer vent repair and maintenance need to be taken much more seriously.  Too many people lose their homes, possessions and even their lives as a result of clothes dryer fires. 
 
There is always something that needs a homeowner's attention, including yard maintenance, appliance maintenance, plumbing, electrical and much more!  It all can be very overwhelming; some important things are often forgotten.
 
The most common appliance maintenance issue often overlooked by homeowners is the clothes dryer.  We throw in a load of wet laundry, set the dial and take it for granted as it usually gives us the result we … (0 comments)

dryer lint cleaning: Dryer Vent Installation Experts Recommend Aluminum Dryer Ducts - 06/23/09 08:54 AM
Dryer vent installation technicians find problems with nearly all clothes dryers they inspect.  Many homeowners are still using the vinyl or plastic ducts that are really designed for bathroom exhaust fans. 
 
Look at the back of your clothes dryer.  You should see an exhaust pipe leading to a dryer vent attached to the outside of your home.  Is the vent flexible, plastic or vinyl?  Or is it semi-rigid metal or aluminum?  The answer to this question is critical to your safety.
 
Plastic, flexible exhaust ducts are not acceptable venting material for your clothes dryer.  Though this type was used, … (1 comments)

dryer lint cleaning: Dryer Vent Cleaning – Dryer Lint is a Fire Hazard! - 06/23/09 08:53 AM
Over 15,000 clothes dryer fires are reported each year; dryer vent cleaning is the number one defense against dryer fires.  Failure to clean is reported as being the number one cause of dryer fires.  Professional dryer vent cleaning is recommended each year to prevent dryer fires and to keep your dryer working efficiently.
 
The function of the dryer duct system is to carry heat and moisture from your dryer drum as your clothes dry.  Unfortunately, lint also gets into the dryer ducts, building up and restricting airflow.  Most people think the dryer ducts also remove lint; however, most of the … (1 comments)

dryer lint cleaning: About Sick Building Syndrome: Dryer Vent Cleaning and Air Duct Cleaning - 06/23/09 08:52 AM
A major source of indoor air pollution is dirty air ducts.  The furnace or air conditioner draws dust, dirt, pollen, pet dander and other contaminants into the duct system and blows them back into the air you breathe.  Over time these particles accumulate in the duct system; changes in temperature cause moisture build-up; the particles stick to the sides of ducts as they continue to accumulate and to become the perfect environment for mold and bacteria.  As the air is pumped through the vents into the home people become sick with upper respiratory problems.  Most people have their duct work cleaned … (2 comments)

dryer lint cleaning: Dryer Vent Issues – Dryer Lint Build-up - 06/23/09 08:50 AM
I specialize in dryer vent cleaning, repair and installation; anything related to dryer exhaust issues.  I received a call from a homeowner recently who was concerned because their dryer duct was always getting clogged with lint.  They couldn't understand what the problem was.  The dryer was located on an outside wall with a short duct so what could the problem be?
 
Plastic or Flexible Vinyl Ducts
 
The first thing that comes to mind is the use of flexible vinyl material which is really designed for bathroom exhaust fans.  When people use this material for dryer exhaust ducts it is … (0 comments)

dryer lint cleaning: Dryer Exhaust Issues and Proper Dryer Vent Installation - 06/23/09 08:48 AM
A properly installed dryer vent helps reduce energy cost and prevent dryer fires.   Properly installing a dryer vent is important to provide maximum airflow so your dryer does not have to work overtime to get each load dry.
 
Keeping the lint screen clean between loads is very important to maintain air flow and prevent excess lint from being forced into your dryer ducts.  When the dryer ducts become clogged with lint, air flow is restricted and it creates a fire hazard.
 
The vinyl or flexible foil dryer ducts used to be very popular because they were so easy for … (0 comments)

dryer lint cleaning: Dryer Vent Repair Technician Provides Money Saving Tips to Consumers - 06/09/09 09:20 AM
Sometimes a simple dryer vent repair job can do wonders for the efficiency of a clothes dryer as it promotes maximum airflow allowing the appliance to operate efficiently, saving energy and prolonging the life of the dryer
 
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission reports over 15,000 fires annually resulting in deaths, injuries and expense.  Fires can occur when lint builds up in the dryer or in the exhaust duct, blocking the flow of air and causing excessive heat build-up, eventually causing fires. 
 
Dryer Vent Wizard is a dryer vent repair and cleaning company who also makes it a point … (0 comments)

dryer lint cleaning: Dryer Vent Repair is the Cure for most Dryer Related Problems - 06/09/09 09:19 AM
When a clothes dryer is not functioning properly the issue is most likely a venting problem
 
When clothes dryers begin to lose efficiency, taking longer to dry a load of laundry, many people are concerned that an expensive appliance repair bill is in their near future.  According to Dryer Vent Wizard, a company specializing in clothes dryer exhaust issues, dryer vent repair and maintenance will solve most dryer functioning problems.
 
The National Fire Prevention Administration reports over 15,000 dryer fires annually; dryers with venting problems are the leading cause of these fires.  Dryer Vent Wizard specializes in repairing dryer … (2 comments)

dryer lint cleaning: Proper Dryer Vent Installation Promotes Maximum Airflow Required by a Clothes Dryer - 06/09/09 09:18 AM
Dryer Vent Cleaning is number one for preventing dryer fires; however, even a clean dryer vent can contribute to a fire if it is improperly installed
  
Clothes dryers are reported as being a major cause of 15,000 house fires annually, costing millions of dollars in damages, deaths and injuries, each year.  In the United States, it is a law that all gas dryers must be vented to the outdoors.  Dryer Vent Wizard advises that dryer vents should be checked to be sure they meet the codes of cities, states and manufacturers.
 
Greg Longe and his partner, John Lynch franchise … (0 comments)

dryer lint cleaning: Dryer Vent Installation Technicians offer tips to Consumers to be sure their System is up to Code - 06/09/09 09:17 AM
Proper dryer vent installation requires understanding how your dryer exhaust system works
 
The Dryer Vent Wizard franchise partners, Greg Longe and John Lynch are making an effort to increase consumer awareness of the hazards of clogged dryer vents or vent systems that are not installed in accordance to code with the city, state and manufacturers. 
 
Dryer Vent Wizard advises consumers to be sure they are not using the vinyl, plastic or flexible foil ducts for their dryer exhaust.  These materials deteriorate easily, causing leaks in the system that is responsible for removing heat and moisture from your dryer to … (0 comments)

 

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