Your dryer is probably one of the appliances you rely on most to keep house hold chores moving. After continuous use of your dryer, the vent can become backed up and clogged with lint. It is important that you don’t let your dryer be a fire hazard.
Dangers of a Dryer Vent
Cleaning the lint trap in your dryer is a great thing to do and should be done routinely as you’re doing laundry. However, cleaning the trap is not enough to avoid a fire in your home. It is necessary to make sure the dryer vent outside is free of any interference.
Dryer Vent Cleaning Services
Over time there is build-up in the vent that presents a lot of dangers to your home. It is important as the homeowner you pay attention to the signs of the dryer being blocked and in need of cleaning. The following are a few examples:
- Damp clothing after a normal dry cycle
- Smelly clothing after drying
- Articles of clothing are strangely hot to touch after drying cycle
- Unopened dyer vent hood flap during drying cycle
- Drying time is longer than 35-40 minutes
- Excessive amount of lint gathered in the lint trap during a dryer cycle
At TNT Cleaning Company, we are the professionals you need to clean your vents. Our techs are HVAC specialists and we have the tools and training that allow us to get deep into your dryer vent and get rid of the lint build up that accumulates along the lining of ventilation pipes. Along with our vent cleaning, we can provide you with diagnostic testing, which tell you how much pressure is sent through a vent. Call us today to schedule a time for us to come out and clean your vents. Let’s work together to keep your home safe from dryer caused fires. 801.742.5577