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On July 26th, 2020

Failure to Clean Dryers Leading Cause of Home Clothes Dryer Fires

Prevent 34% of home dryer fires by cleaning dryer vents Using a clothes dryer is a common routine in households. According to the U.S. Fire Administration, there are a reported 2,900 home clothes dryer fires each year, resulting in an estimated 5 deaths and 100 injuries. This also causes an estimated property loss of $35 ...

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On April 22nd, 2020

Prevent House Fires by Cleaning Your Dryer Vents

Proper dryer maintenance can prevent fires Consumer Reports states that lint accumulation in dryer vents cause about 27 percent of house fires. Hazardous lint build-up can block dryer vents and create dangerous situations when using the clothes dryer. While some dryer models alert users when the vent is fully blocked, these features are not perfect ...

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On March 1st, 2019

The Vast Majority of Home Fires Involve a Clothes Dryer

Regular cleaning of your dryer vent can help prevent fire hazards With 92 percent of home fires involving a clothes dryer, it is crucial for homeowners to ensure proper maintenance of their dryer. A report from the National Fire Protection Association states 15,970 house fires responded to on average by U.S. fire departments each year ...

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