DRYER VENT CLEANING
Most of the people know and understand the importance of dryer vent cleaning, there are lots of reports about dryer vent fires, ruined properties and lives. Besides this, there is another, not so tragic, but rather costly problem and that is Your energy bill, You might end up paying double or triple of what You should pay, because if You did not do dryer vent cleaning in time, Your dryer vent will accumulate lots of lint and all this lint will be stopping the moisture to get out. What happens next, the trapped moisture is coming back into Your dryer machine and Your clothes are not drying, so You need to run the drying cycle again and again. So, if you noticed any of the signs listed below, do not wait and call us at 732-372-0001 for Your next dryer vent cleaning. Please visit our Blog for more information.
TIME - You need several drying cycles to dry clothes
TEMPERATURE - The temperature in Your laundry room is hotter than usual. When You touch the dryer machine, You feel that it's very hot and there is excessive heat coming from behind the dryer. The clothes that come out of the dryer are hotter than normal.
AIR FLOW - The dryer vent hood flapper outside doesn't open when the dryer is on
SMELL - You feel some burning smell when the dryer is on.
Here are some answers
to most popular question:
How Often Should I Have My Dryer Vent Cleaned?
We recommend dryer vent cleaning every year, even if You do not notice any visible signs that it needs to be cleaned.
Is there any preparation required prior to dryer vent cleaning?
Nothing special, just make sure that there is a clear access to the dryer machine and have some free space around it. It might be helpful to unload the clothes from the dryer.
Is dryer vent cleaning Messy?
No, We'll make sure that everything is neat and clean before we leave. Sometimes we find a build up of lint under the dryer or on the walls around and when it's possible, we always try to remove it. Also, we may find some clothes, toys etc. under or behind the dryer (things that just magically disappeared), we will place it all in the bag and hand it to You when the cleaning is over.
How Long Will dryer vent cleaning Take?
Usual dryer vent cleaning process depends on the complexity of the job, it may take from 15 minutes up to 2 hours.
Is dryer vent cleaning Done From The Outside or Inside?
Every dryer vent cleaning is a unique job, especially with the clogged dryer vent. We may do it from the inside only, we may do it from the outside only or we may clean it from both ways. The cleaning process always depends on several factors, such as the configuration of the dryer vent, complexity of the work (clogged or not clogged) and location of the outlet and the machine.