Can dryer vents actually cause fires?11/16/2013 Back To Blog
Dryer vents unfortunately really can cause serious fires, and not only that they can cause them but they have caused them many times causing at time true and terrible tragedies. It would be safer and easier for all of us to believe how this terrible and frightening dryer vent fire stories were just sneaky trick used by dryer vents business to urge you into buying their services and products. Unfortunately if the fear is what you feel when you read these stories, the fear is founded and rational and somewhere deep down you know it as well.
How can dryer vent professionals help you?
Dryer vent professionals and service provider can help you in a way they remove all the obstacles from your vent dryers that eventually may lead toward fires. The thing with our dryers and our dryer vents is that same work with lit and water which combined are very potent and heavy clogging materials. When this clogging becomes very serious the dryer to starts heat up excessively trying to properly function and this increased and accelerated heating in contact with all the accumulated lint may lead toward fires.
Do not mess with your dryer vents
The best way to avoid the fire and even the possibility of the same is with the help of dryer vent professionals that have all the necessary equipment to properly clean and unclog your dryer vent. Some people argue how the help of professional with this matter is unnecessary and how it is possible to unclog the dryer vents on your own. In fact there are specific long neck brushes available on the market for this kind of cleaning. Nevertheless if you haven’t got the clue what exactly you are doing or unclogging the best thing is to get professional help and guidance regarding this matter.