Don't become a statistic.
There are over 15,600 fires a year, that cause over $74 million in damage....why? Clogged dryer vents. A dry vent fire is completely preventable by simply keeping your dryer vent free of debris and lint. Here are some of the warnings signs you will see when your dryer vent has become clogged:
- It takes longer and longer to dry clothes, especially towels and jeans.
- Clothes are damp or hotter than usual at the end of the cycle.
- Outdoor flapper on vent hood doesn't open when dryer is on. (not applicable for inwall installations)
- Airflow in the vent seems low.
Keeping your dryer vents clean will not only keep you safe from fires...it's will save your hard earned money on your electric or gas bills. Don't wait! If you are experiencing any of these symptoms call American Air Cares and schedule a Dryer vent cleaning today.