Consumer Information -
Dryer Vent Cleaning Benefits
A. FIRE SAFETY
The US Fire Administration reports that "Failure to Clean" is the leading factor
contributing to clothes dryer fires. Fires can occur when lint builds up in the dryer
and/or in the exhaust duct. Lint can block the flow of air,
cause excessive heat build-up, and result in a fire.
The Consumer Product Safety Committee recommends that your dryer vent ducts be cleaned periodically.
Additionally, we recommend that you do not run your dryer at night or when you are not home.
Regularly cleaning your dryer and dryer vents will result in more
efficient operation of the dryer, therefore costing you less money to run your
C. PROLONGED LIFETIME OF APPLIANCE
Cleaning your dryer and dryer vent on a regular basis will increase the lifetime of your dryer.
Air Ducts Done Right, Inc recommends cleaning your dryer vents on a semi-annual basis,
annual basis or every two years, depending on how long the line is,
how many elbows are in the line and how much laundry you do.
Air Ducts Done Right, Inc. will perform this service either individually, or as part
of a HVAC System Duct cleaning.