Dryer Vent Cleaning - how can you tell if your dryer vent needs to be cleaned?

If it takes more than one cycle to dry your clothes then your dryer vent needs cleaning. Your dryer vent should be professionally cleaned once a year in order to keep your dryer working at its best and to eliminate the threat of a house fire due to a clogged dryer vent.

Dryer Vent Cleaning in Mesa, AZ has the expertise and the proper tools to inspect and clean or replace your dryer vent. In business in the Mesa, AZ area for over 15 years, Mesa AZ Appliance Repair and Dryer Vent Cleaning is the leading appliance service and repair company that is locally owned and operated.

We have a vested interest in you, our customers, to make sure your appliances work properly and keep you and your family safe.

Proper cleaning of a dryer vent is much more important than you may realize. A clogged dryer vent could possibly cause a house fire and according to the US Fire Administration between the years 2002-2004 there were over 15,000 structure fires, 15 deaths, 400 injuries and more than $99 million in property damage each year. Dirty dryer vents and clogged dryer vents are a leading factor in fires in residential structures.

Clogged, dirty dryer vents also increase your energy bill and can reduce the life of the dryer itself. Your clothes dryer is a valuable investment, make sure you take care of it by having the dryer vent and hose cleaned professionally by Mesa AZ Appliance Repair and Dryer Vent Cleaning, in business in the Mesa, AZ area since 2000.

Cleaning a dryer vent can be more than meets the eye. The first look behind your dryer can show you that the dryer hose either needs to be cleaned or replaced, but what about in the walls of your home? Sometimes there are long dryer duct runs that lead the dryer exhaust outside and these can get clogged and plugged as well. A dryer hose that is bent, full of lint dust and maybe the occasional lost sock and the fire hazard quickly becomes apparent.

What does Mesa AZ Appliance Repair and Dryer Vent Cleaning do when we clean your dryer vent?
  • Check the Vent Hood - birds and rodents can nest in the vent hood – Mesa AZ Appliance Repair and Dryer Vent Cleaning checks and makes sure this area is clean and that the dryer exhaust can escape quickly. We also clean out any lint that is caught in the hood.
  • Mesa AZ Appliance Repair and Dryer Vent Cleaning makes sure that you don’t have excessive dryer hose and that there’s plenty of room for the hose. Mesa AZ Appliance Repair and Dryer Vent Cleaning makes sure the dryer vent hose isn’t constricted, crushed or kinked excessively. A kink or a blockage reduces the dryer’s ability to vent the dryer air safely outside.
A clean clothes dryer vent can make laundry day a bit shorter by drying your clothes more quickly and efficiently, reduce your energy bill, extend the life of your clothes dryer and most importantly, help keep your family and home safer from fire.

If it has been more than a year since you’ve cleaned your dryer vent then you need to call Mesa AZ Appliance Repair and Dryer Vent Cleaning to inspect, clean and replace the vent hose if needed in order to protect you, your family and your clothes dryer.

Mesa AZ Appliance Repair and Dryer Vent Cleaning is a locally owned and operated appliance maintenance and Repair Company and we are qualified to handle your home’s valuable appliances and keep them running in tip top shape.

We have been repairing and maintaining appliances for the residents of Mesa, AZ for over 15 years.
Call us today at
480-639-5504 or schedule your appointment on our website to receive a discount on any work done.
Most appointments can be scheduled the same day, making it more convenient for you.
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