Dryer Vent Fires

According to a September 2012 report issued by the National Fire Protection Association, “Home Fires Involving Clothes Dryers and Washington Machines” 4.5% of all reported home structure fires originated with the washer or clothes dryer. With proper care, installation, and cleaning/maintenance, these fires are almost entirely preventable. Clothes Dryer...


Cover Your Exterior Dryer Vents

I provide dryer vent cleaning service every day, so I see a lot of dirty dryer vents. What people sometimes don’t realize is that it’s very important to make sure that you cover your clothes dryer vents on the outside of your home. Not only is it important to...


Dryer Vent Safety

Ask anyone who, at one time or another, had to depend on a clothesline to dry their clothes—having a clothes dryer in your home is a wonderful convenience. But whether your clothes dryer is gas or electric, there are safety issues that everyone should be aware of to ensure...