Dryer Vent Safety

 Dryer Vent Safety

Dryer vent safety: Raynor appliance services strongly recommends periodic checking, and cleaning of your dryer vent. This is a quick, easy to do task that will not only improve the function of your dryer, but save you money by decreasing running times…and most importantly reducing the risk of fire.

Of course you know to clean the lint screen, but did you know that you should have the dryer vent cleaned? When you have a clogged dryer vent, you will run into several problems.

 

Warning Signs of Dryer Vent Clogs:

  •  No lint visable on lint screen

  • Needs multiple cycles to dry a load

  • Stopping repeatedly during a cycle

  • Top of dryer is hot to touch while running

  • Excess lint behind dryer

  • Moldy Smell

  • Excess pet hair

  • Excess lint on pet hair

  • Lint around door seal

Benefits of Dryer Vent Cleaning:

  • Your dryer wil operate more efficiently

  • Extend the life of your dryer

  • Prevent fires and property damage

  • Prevent carbon monoxide backup