Did you know the dryer in your home could start a fire?
Here are some of the signs that it's time to clean your vent
Sign 1Clothing does not dry completely after a normal drying cycleIf a dryer vent is clogged by lint and other refuse, the drying cycle can double or triple in time.
Sign 2Clothing seems unusually hot after a complete drying cycle.If your system is clogged, the vent is not exhausting properly. It then causes the heating element and blower in the dryer to wear out faster.
Sign 3The dryer vent hood flap does not open properlyLint buildup can cause the dryer vent hood flap to not open properly because the air flow is blocked or restricted.
Sign 4It’s been longer than a year since your last inspection.Not having your dryer vent cleaned yearly puts you at risk for a dryer fire. It also causes the dryer to not operate efficiently making the drying time longer and wasting energy.