Don’t having dryer vent cleaning regularly can be a major fire hazard, you might not realize some other ways dryer vent clogs and debris can be negatively affecting your home, health, or clothing. By removing clogs and lint buildup from your vents, Dryer Vent Wizard can make your dryer safer and more efficient. Providing a surprising number of benefits! With clear dryer vents, you can find savings of time and money, with faster dry cycles and lower utility use.
Reasons for Routine Dryer Vent Cleaning
Reduces the Risk of Carbon Monoxide Emissions
Carbon monoxide an odorless and colorless gas that can kill. If an HVAC system or even a dryer has damage or a clog, this dangerous gas can seep into the interior of a home. Without any warning signs, people breathe it in and succumb to it. This why regularly scheduled dryer vent cleaning in Toronto is essential.
Having a technician with years of experience in dryer duct cleaning in Toronto and the GTA clean your vent will eliminate any risk. This will give you and your entire family peace of mind. A lot of people, though, go a long time in between cleanings. For safety and to enhance the operation of your dryer, you should have it professionally cleaned two to three times a year based on the amount of laundry you typically do.
Prevent Mold And Bacteria Build-Up
Not only lint flammable, but it’s also prone to bacteria and germ build-up. If left unchecked, even if a fire doesn’t start, there is a good chance that enough bacteria and mold will build up to create an unpleasant and unsanitary odor. Think about it, bacteria thrive in warm, damp locations. This makes an improperly managed dryer vent an oasis for bacteria. Keep your clothes smelling fresh and your home sanitary with regular dryer vent cleaning from Capitol Duct Cleaning.
Dryer Vent Cleaning Reduces the Risk of a House Fire
In case you didn’t know, clogged dryer vents are the leading cause of house fires. Every year in the United States alone, vent fires cause an estimated $35 million in property damages, as well as more than 100 injuries. That doesn’t include the number of innocent people who lose their lives. In many of these cases, fire erupted while running a dryer with a clogged vent at night or while away from the house.