dryer vent repair: Dryer Vent Systems: Aluminum vs Vinyl According to Dryer Vent Cleaning Expert in York, PA - 10/17/08 07:22 AM
October is fire prevention awareness month; this is great time to increase consumer awareness on clothes dryer fire prevention.  Clothes dryers account for over 15,000 fires per year, with failure to properly clean and maintain dryer vent systems being the number one cause.
Cleaning and maintenance are very important, but so is having dryer duct system made of proper material that meets today's safety codes.  Older systems have dryer ducts made of vinyl or plastic, which becomes brittle as it deteriorates.  It cracks, bends and becomes crushed when people push their clothes dryer closer to the wall.  This results in … (2 comments)

dryer vent repair: Former Computer Programmer, Bryan Linz, Turns Dryer Vent Repair Entrepreneur in York, PA - 10/17/08 06:41 AM
Bryan provides dryer vent cleaning services and educates his customers on fire safety and dryer vent maintenance
York, PA -. Bryan Linz, former computer programmer, traded his business suit for a logo-ed uniform to own and operate a Dryer Vent Wizard, Safe Homes, Dry Clothes (DVW) franchise in Central Pennsylvania.
DVW services prevent dryer fires, keep dryers functioning properly and provide energy savings through dryer and dryer vent maintenance, cleaning, repair, replacement and alterations.
When Bryan decided he didn't want back into the computer programming business and wasn't ready to retire, he looked into franchising. Having … (2 comments)

dryer vent repair: Dryer Vent Cleaning Service in Central Pennsylvania, Awards Franchise to Bryan Linz in York County - 10/17/08 06:35 AM
DVW is more than a dryer vent cleaning service; they also show concern for consumer safety, educating customers about dryer vent maintenance and fire prevention                    
York, PA - Greg Longe, co-president of Dryer Vent Wizard (DVW), Dry Clothes, Safe Homes, announced the awarding of a DVW franchise in Pennsylvania.  Local resident and former high school teacher and computer programmer, Bryan Linz services Central Pennsylvania in York County.
Dryer Vent Wizard, Dry Clothes, Safe Homes is a national franchise company specializing in dryer fire prevention and "urgent response" dryer and dryer vent maintenance, repair, replacement and alterations.   "My … (2 comments)

dryer vent repair: Dryer Vent Cleaning Specialist Warns Consumers in York, PA of the Danger of Dryer Fires - 10/17/08 05:59 AM
Bryan Linz asks:  Do you know what is lurking in your dryer vent?
York, PA -- An imminent and growing danger may be lurking in your crawl space, basement, or laundry room: the potential for a dryer vent fire. Up to 15000 dryer vent fires occur in the U.S. each year with devastating results. Dryer Vent Wizard, a dryer vent cleaning and repair franchise serving Central Pennsylvania, specializes in the cleaning and repair of dryer vents, in residential and commercial buildings, to reduce and eliminate dryer vent fires.  
"I am happy to bring this important service to the community where … (2 comments)

dryer vent repair: Dryer Vent Cleaning Specialist in York, PA Discusses Air Diverters for Clothes Dryers - 10/14/08 10:36 AM
Energy costs are soaring!  So why are we allowing our clothes dryers to vent all this precious heat and moisture to the outside?  Our furnace dries the air, causing upper respiratory problems.  It just makes sense that the heat and moisture from our clothes dryer could be beneficial and energy saving at the same time.  Why not disconnect the dryer vent hose to add heat and humidity to the air in the winter?
Air Diverters are devices that have been used in the past for allowing dryer heat to be filtered into the home.  When we experienced an energy crisis … (2 comments)

dryer vent repair: “Dryer Vent Cleaning” “Dryer Vent Repair” Chambersburg, Pennsylvania - 09/20/08 08:29 AM
Don't let your dryer start a fire; keep your home safe and sound.  Dryer Vent Wizard professionally inspects and cleans clothing dryers for homeowners and in commercially-owned buildings. Poorly maintained dryer vents cause fire hazards and cost substantially more to operate.
Why Dryer Vent Cleaning is so Important!
•·                     Dryer vents clogged with lint cost $18-24 more per month.
•·                     There are 15,500 fires every year caused by dryer vents.
•·                     Dryer manufacturers recommend you clean your dryer vent every year.
•·                     Regular dryer vent maintenance prolongs the life of your dryer.
Our services include:
•·                     Dryer vent cleaning

dryer vent repair: The Anatomy of a Clothes Dryer Fire: Fires can be Prevented with Proper "Dryer Vent Cleaning" and Maintenance, says Bryan Linz, York County, Pennsylvania - 08/16/08 01:02 PM
Most people are conscientious about having their furnace cleaned, however, very few people think of clothes dryer in relation to fire prevention. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission reports an estimated annual 15,500 fires, some resulting in deaths and injuries, due to clothes dryer fires. Besides fire, improper dryer venting also poses a carbon monoxide risk.  These accidents can be prevented with properly installed and maintained dryer venting.    A clothes dryer fire occurs when lint accumulates restricting airflow which then leads to overheating.  The heat and the combustible lint are the main ingredients for a clothes dryer fire.  Dryers produce a … (13 comments)


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