Dryer Vent Cleaning

Dryer Vent Fort Myers FLIt’s important to make sure that your dryer vent is kept clean. Dirty vents not only cause your dryer to run hotter, but they can increase the chance of something catching fire.

Simple Maintenance Tips

There are things you can do as a homeowner to keep your dryer vent clean. Start by making sure that you clean the lint screen before each use. This is a simple thing to do, but often overlooked by many homeowners.

Next check behind the dryer to insure that the vent is not crimped or crushed and do a visual inspection of the outside of the vent to make sure there are not animals nesting there. Doing these things will go a long way to keeping your dryer running both efficiently and safely.

When To Call A Professional

However, it’s a very good idea to have your dryer vent cleaned professionally every few years. Debris gets lodged in the vent and it is impossible to reach without professional tools. Having a clean vent will lower your energy costs and make it much safer to run your dryer.

If you’ve not had your dryer vent cleaned in the last few years, please give us a call and we will take care of it for you.