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Prevent clothes dryer fires in your house
Shakopee firefighters have recently responded to several fires caused by clothes dryers. According to the U.S. Fire Administration, each year 2,900 dryer fires are reported, causing death, injuries and an estimated $35 million in property loss.
Dryer fires are often preventable, since the leading cause of such dryers is failure to clean the dryer. It is recommended you clean the lint...
How often should I be cleaning my dryer vent?
there are some factors that garner consideration as to often a dryer vent should be cleaned. These include but are not limited to the following considerations;
- the vent length and number of turns there are in the vent line
- the type of material the vent is constructed of (foil, plastic, hard metal)
- how much use does the dryer get (how many people are using the...
Does cleaning a dryer and vent really make a difference?
Seriously, does cleaning a dryer and vent really make a difference?
We get asked this question all the time! Watch this video and see for yourself.
“My dryer is taking too long to dry a load of clothes, so it must be broken…right”?