Just like your air ducts, you can’t see inside your dryer vent! Using our video inspection camera, we can show you all the dirt and lint that stays inside your vents even after you’ve cleared the lint trap. Over time, lint will build up in the dryer, transition duct, and exhaust duct, reducing airflow and increasing the risk of fires. When excess humidity is trapped by the build-up, mold and bacteria will follow. Fortunately, Rosenthal Heating & Air Conditioning can get rid of this dirt and clear what’s obstructing your dryer ducts.
A lot of homeowners miss the warning signs of a clogged dryer vent. So, even if you don’t use our services, we want to make sure you keep an eye out for:
If you notice smoke, sparking, or an intense burning smell in your laundry room, shut off your dryer immediately. These things can be signs of an impending firestorm.
According to data from the Consumer Product Safety Commission, dryer issues result in 20 deaths, 370 injuries, and over $75 million in property damage each year. The main cause of all this destruction? Lint. Smart homeowners have their dryer vents cleaned periodically for the following reasons:
For the optimal balance of cost and safety, experts advise getting your dryer vent cleaned once or twice a year depending on the size of your family and laundry volume.
As a homeowner, there are things you can do to help prevent lint build-up and stretch out the time between our visits. Though you might be thinking of those DIY dryer cleaning kits, that’s not what we’re talking about. We’ve seen what those can do and we are NOT impressed. Also, finding a brush that fits your model of dryer can be difficult. Instead, we suggest:
Rosenthal Heating & Air Conditioning’s dryer cleaning experts aren’t afraid to get dirty to ensure your dryer vent is clean and your family safe. Reach out to us at 262-534-7330 for pricing and other information.
Rosenthal Heating & Air Conditioning is an HVAC company serving the Burlington, Waterford, Kenosha. In addition to dryer vent cleaning, we also offer air conditioning repair and replacement services.