Dryer Vents Are A Leading Cause Of House Fires
If you are experiencing damp clothes when you finish a cycle with your dryer, the cause may be a clogged dryer vent. Most people think it’s a problem with the dryer.
According to the National Fire Protection Association, there are 17,000 fires annual from cloth dryers.
“This is a simple fix”, said James Ball of James Ball Chimney Sweeping of Stamford CT. “We recommend having the dryer vents cleaned every 1-2 years to avoid hazards and keep their dryers running efficiently.”
Chimney have the same consequences if not properly maintained. Just because you cant see whats inside, doesn’t mean you don’t have a problem.
Over the years, James Ball has discovered many unusual causes of clogged chimneys. He’s found, racoons, squirrels, mice and birds to name a few.