Dryer Vent 101

More than 80% of homes throughout the United States and Canada have dryers. A dryer vent system is designed as a path for moisture, heat, and gas to escape the house or building. These systems can contain hidden hazards if they are not properly installed, maintained, cleaned, and repaired. Fire, mold growth, and damage to your health and clothing are just some of the risks associated with dryer vents that are clogged or set up incorrectly or with the wrong materials. If you have a clothes dryer in your home or business, it is important that you are familiar with the potential hazards and safety guidelines regarding dryer vents.

Dryer Vent 101 is your all-in-one introduction to dryer vents, vent cleaning tools, and dryer safety. Select the topics that interest you below to learn more.


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Dryer Vent Wizard is here to professionally clean your dryer vents. We have locations across the United States and Canada ready to serve you. Find your local Dryer Vent Wizard by entering your zip code or postal code in the service locator to the left.