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Dryer Venting

Dryer Vent Covers can keep Clothes from Drying

Your clothes dryer is very dependent on good airflow to dryer your clothes, and the dryer vent cover on the outside of your home may be the reason the airflow isn’t up to speed. How can this be you may ask? Well how about a little dryer venting review and you will likely be able to answer that question yourself.…

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Dryer Vent Cleaning Grants Pass Oregon

Well as the title suggests, Dryer Tech will be paying periodic visits to our friends in Southern Oregon and do some dryer vent cleaning in support of our good friends at Just-in Time Appliance repair.  I often talk about the importance of proper airflow to your dryer and how the better the airflow, the better dryer performance and efficiency. Plus…

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Dryer Vent Cleaning or Dryer Repair

Todays topic is near and dear to my heart because it really is the basis for most of my dryer vent cleaning work.  I would love to say people are by now well aware of the need to periodically clean out their dryer ducting not only for dryer efficiency, but household safety.  But the reality is my phone rings because someone else…

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The Threat of a Dryer Fire is Very Real

Dryer fires occur every day.  Just look at any of the advertisements for dryer vent cleaning since they all use the same statistics from a decade ago.  But dryer fires are generally not the whole house engulfing inferno they used to be.  And the reason is simple.  Dryer manufactures got tired of buying people new houses when the dryer caught…

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Clothes Dryer Rusting? It may be due to the Dryer Venting

Cosmetic issues such as rust, chipped paint, paint discoloration are nothing new to laundry appliances.  After all, we as consumers tend to use the tops of the dryer in particular as storage places for some rather nasty chemicals (take a look at the stuff you put in your laundry and how nasty it can be).  But in reality, the manufactures…

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Cleaning Dryer Vents – Tips to Prevent a House Fire

Mаkе It A Rituаl! If part оf your hоuѕеhоld maintenance plan does nоt inсludе cleaning dryer vеntѕ thеn it ѕhоuld. Every уеаr there аrе over 15,000 hоmе fires саuѕеd bу drуеr firеѕ with оvеr 300 injuries аnd lеаding tо 30 dеаthѕ. Not cleaning dryer vеntѕ аlѕо causes 90 million dоllаrѕ in damages in the Unitеd Stаtеѕ аlоnе. Bаѕеd оn thеѕе…

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Big Savings with Dryer Vent Cleaning

Nothing соmраrеѕ to the соmfоrting embrace оf a blаnkеt thаt’ѕ fresh оut оf thе dryer. Thе drуеr sheets рrоvidе the реrfесt smell thаt engulfs your ѕеnѕеѕ as уоu wrap уоurѕеlf in the warmth of thе mоѕt соmfоrtаblе blаnkеt оn earth. Hаррinеѕѕ iѕ found in thе littlе thingѕ оf life. The warmth оf a blanket, the bеаutу of a sunrise, аnd…

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Replace White Vinyl Dryer Ducting

I have spoken, written, talked, videoed (?) on this topic for years now and yet I still find this stuff behind dryers.  The stuff I speak of is white vinyl dryer ducting or more correctly, transition hose.  At some point in history, say the 90’s, for some reason this stuff started to get used to connect dryers to the homes…

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Dryer Vent Booster Fan Installation and Repair

Well I think it has been all of 3 weeks since I last spoke of dryer vent booster fans, but another booster fan had began to cause problems for this homeowner so it appears service was in order.  I have talked little about these booster fans simply because most homes do not possess them.  Technically by code, they are not…

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Water Leaking from Dryer Vent Indicates a Serious Airflow Restriction

Water leaking from the dryer venting is always something I find interesting because in order for the ducting to get to this point, many years of maintenance have been missed.  And in most cases, such as in this home installation, the dryer venting isn’t the only expense for sure.  This ducting I would say was a contributing factor to 3…

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