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Dryer vent fires aren't rare. In an average year, dryers are behind 2,900 home fires that cause 5 deaths, 100 injuries and about $35 million in property damage, according to the U.S. Fire Administration. But there are many other reasons to schedule your dryer vent cleaning besides fire.
When the vents of your dryer are clogged, this creates more dryer heat. What happens is that your clothes get more heat than they should be getting and end up damaged. The reason behind this is that the fibers of fabric tend to break apart due to more heat than is recommended during the regular drying process. Dryers vents that are clogged require a longer time for drying and cause damage to fibers in the overly-heated environment. To ensure proper working conditions and preserved clothing, get your dryer vents cleaned by professionals. We service all of Staten Island.
Usually, a dryer that takes more than once cycle for drying a single laundry load will cause the owner to think there is something wrong with the machine. The usual culprit is actually accumulated lint in the vents of the dryer that cause the dryer to work less efficiently or to stop working altogether. Clogging in the dryer vents result in a shorter dryer lifespan. On the other hand when you maintain the vents of your dryer properly, this helps your machine work at maximum performance and at the same time, helps in extending the life of your dryer. In the long run you end up saving money by not having to get your machine replaced quite so often.
When the vent line of your dryer is clogged, the running time will have a tendency to increase. This results in excess energy expenditures of up to thirty dollars a month. The accumulation of line or other vent line blockages will cause inefficient dryer operation and a restriction in vent lines. This might even cause your machine to go to a complete stop for no apparent reason. In fact, lint can block even new dryer which cause your running time to dwindle over time. You may not even notice what is happening. To maximize energy and efficiency annual vent cleaning is highly recommended. You end up saving money since you won’t have to pay for all the extra run time costs month after month. Plus, you get the job done in half the time. .
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