You probably regularly clean your air ducts, change your air filters and clean your gutters, but when was the last time you considered your dryer vent cleaning? Clogged dryer vent may cause you more problems than you thought. Starting with energy bills increase, over time consuming drying process, clogged dryer vent can even cause dangerous fires in your home!
Here are some signs that it’s time for you to schedule dryer vent cleaning:
1. Laundry takes longer to dry – this might be one of the most common indicators. Your clothes will need more cycles to dry if your dryer vent is not properly clean.
2. Your laundry has an unusual odor-If your dryer vent is clogged, hot air is not circulating properly, it can’t escape from the machine, so the moist stays locked into your clothes and causes funny odors.
3.”Burning smell” coming from dryer– if your dryer is clogged and full of lint, hot air coming from the machine can be very dangerous potential fire hazard! Make sure that your dryer vent is properly cleaned and prevent this risk.
How often should you clean your dryer vent?
If you have a larger family, or you do more laundry then an average household you may need to get your dryer vent cleaned more frequently. We usually recommend that you have your dryer vent cleaned at least once a year.
We provide dryer vent cleaning service for both residential and commercial dryer machines!
Have you had your dryer vent cleaned this year?