Brand new dryer.

Is This Your Dryer?

If you don’t clean your dryer vent regularly… Clogged Dryer vent

 

THIS could quickly become your dryer:

Dryer damaged by fire.
Dryer that caught fire in a rental property.

Did you know?

  • 2,900 home clothes dryer fires are reported each year.
  • Dryer fires cause an estimated 5 deaths and 100 injuries each year.
  • $35 million in property loss happens each year because of dryer fires.

 

However… avoiding a dryer fire is simple.

Just one inexpensive tool and a little elbow grease could save you thousands!

Keep your vents free of lint build-up with this cheap fix –

$20 drill-powered duct brush:

Drill Powered Duct Brush
Drill Powered Duct Brush (available at most hardware stores)

 

 Make the cleaning of your dryer vent part of your regular maintenance.

See the video below for step-by-step instructions.


Bonus! Receive a Lowe’s gift card!

Question: Have preventive measures ever saved you from a catastrophe like the one pictured above?

Leave your response in the comments below & be entered in a drawing for a gift card to Lowe’s!

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