Most people never consider using a dryer vent cleaning Clearwater FL service, because let’s face it…It’s NOT exciting…UNTIL…YOUR HOUSE CATCHES ON FIRE!
That’s right! Not cleaning your dryer vents can cause your house to catch fire.
You know how we have to clean our lint screens after we dry a load of clothes? Where do you think that lint is going? Do you really think that the screen catches everything?
We’re not really under any safety hazard after just one dryer cycle, probably not even after two dryer cycles.
However, after time, the dryer vent starts to really accumulate lint buildup. That lint is extremely flammable!
According to the Consumer Product Safety Division,
Even if your house never catches fire, you will save money.
HOW DO YOU SAVE MONEY FROM USING A DRYER VENT CLEANING CLEARWATER FL SERVICE?
After a while, you might start to notice that it takes longer for you to dry a load of clothes. Since it happens little by little, most of us never it give it much thought.
What’s happening, though?
The lint buildup in the dryer vents is causing a strain on the dryer power, requiring more time to dry the same amount of clothing. The lint reduces the air flow in the vent, which increases temperatures inside it.
Remember, that dryer vent lint is FLAMMABLE. Combine that with higher temperatures, we are setting up ourselves for an unsafe situation, a possible fire.
Over 10,000 clothes dryers catch fire each year in the United States.
Plus, since the dryer vent is partially clogged, the reduced air flow means that it will take longer to dry. Your dryer will have to run for more time to dry the same amount of clothes.
This is costing you money on your energy bill--EACH MONTH!
HOW OFTEN SHOULD YOU USE A DRYER VENT CLEANING CLEARWATER FL SERVICE?
Obviously, the true answer to this question varies upon a few factors, like the types of clothing you are washing and drying, the age of the material, the condition of the material.
It also is affected greatly by how often you dry your clothes. Here is a guideline:
If you do 4-5 loads of laundry each day, we advise you to clean the dryer vent every six (6) months.
If you do 5-9 loads of laundry each week, we advise you to clean the dryer vent every twelve (12) months.
If you do 1-2 loads of laundry each week, you probably only need to clean the dryer vent every eighteen (18) months.
When was the last time YOU cleaned YOUR dryer vent?
Call now to make your home safer and begin saving money on energy bills.