Morgan Hill Dryer Vent Cleaning Wizard Reveals Source of Mildew Smell
Dryer vent inspection reveals a greater danger…charred lint inside the dryer!
Morgan Hill CA – When the Morgan Hill Dryer Vent Cleaning Wizard was called to a customer’s home because they thought they smelled mildew in their dryer he knew there was a possible fire hazard in their home. Most dryer performance problems are a result of neglected maintenance.
James Smith, owner of Dryer Vent Wizard educates his customer while he works, providing fire prevention tips and advice about maintaining the dryer between periodic inspections. Dryer vent cleaning should be performed regularly to maintain dryer safety and efficiency.
A clogged dryer vent is one source of mold and mildew problems in the home, but more importantly, it is the leading cause of dryer fires. While performing a 10-point dryer and vent inspection Smith discovered charred lint inside the dryer. Dryer vent cleaning service by the Wizard (http://www.californiadryerguy.com/) includes a complete cleaning including inside the dryer cabinet.
Smith explained to the homeowner that their dryer had actually caught on fire at least once and they were very lucky it did not spread and consume their home. The technician went right to work, changing the transition, replacing the vent hood and cleaning the dryer vent line.
The customer was pleased with the service and relieved to have eliminated a serious fire hazard. James recommends a dryer vent inspection every 2 to 3 years, depending on family size. Regularly scheduled dryer vent cleaning is the best way to avoid dryer fires and a number of other dryer related hazards.
Dryer Vent Wizard specializes in dryer fire prevention and “urgent response” dryer and vent maintenance, repair, replacement and alterations. Services by the Wizard keep dryers functioning properly, prevent dryer fires and reduce energy costs. James Smith serves the Greater Modesto area, Morgan Hill, Livermore, Stockton and surrounding cities and communities.
About Dryer Vent Wizard:
Dryer Vent Wizard is a member of the National Fire Protection Association and the largest chain of dryer vent cleaning, repair, replacement and alternation specialists in the U.S. with nearly 60 franchisees in major markets. Dryer Vent Wizard franchisees work to promote public awareness on the importance of dryer vent cleaning to prevent dryer fires and save energy. Consumer education while making clothes dryers safer and greener are the main focus of DVW franchisees. Dryer Vent Wizard was founded in 2004 by Dave Lavalle who is also the founder of the Mr. Handyman franchise.