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...


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...