Southern California Dryer Vent Cleaning offers the best Perris dryer vent cleaning. The city of Perris was named in honor of Fred T. Perris, chief engineer of the California Southern Railroad. The city of Perris was incorporated in 1911. It originally was part of San Diego County, but in 1892 was transferred to the newly established Riverside County. It is home to the Orange Empire Railway Museum, also known as "the trolley museum". It is the largest operating museum of its kind on the West Coast of the United States.
We have regular visits to the city of Perris to offer professional dryer vent cleaning. For all households it should, in fact, always be a part of your yearly home repairs and maintenance. The NFPA recommends that all clothing dryer vents be cleaned and inspected once a year
The importance of cleaning your dryer vent can never be discounted, since clogged vents are the main cause of dryer break down and much worse - fires. Every year 15,000 fires are caused by clogged dryer vents. Don’t let this happen. It only takes an observant eye to make sure that your dryer is operating at a safe and optimum level.
Here are warning flags that will tell you that your dryer vent may be clogged:
Your garments take longer than usual to dry or don’t fully dry
Clothes get hotter than normal at the end of the drying cycle;
The outside of dryer gets very hot;
The outside exhaust vent flapper does not open very much indicating low exhaust velocity;
Laundry room becomes more humid than it is usually;
So, how often should an Perris dryer vent cleaning be done? The NFPA recommends that all clothes dryers be inspected and cleaned once a year. But the frequency could be affected by many factors. Among them:
How many people are using the dryer
Is the dryer more than ten years old
If you have pets that shed hair
If your dryer vent is long and/or has several turns in it.
If your dryer vent exit point is on the roof or/and most of the vent length is in vertical position.
Like what we mentioned earlier, a good indicator that your dryer vent is clogged is if a load of clothes take longer and longer to dry. And sometimes, even after a full cycle, clothes may come out of the dryer still damp or may be unusually hot.
Perris Dryer Vent Cleaning
If you have been observing the above signs in your dryer, it is time to contact a professional. A lint obstructed dryer vent places enormous stress on your dryer and can significantly reduce the life of the dryer and it’s parts. Having regular maintenance will extend the life of your dryer and eliminate or reduce costly repair bills. Furthermore, you reduce your energy costs. A clogged vent restricts airflow and your dryer’s ability to exhaust heat and moisture. This can significantly increase your drying times. Proper airflow is critical to efficient operation and eliminating unnecessary energy costs.
An added benefit of regular dryer vent cleaning is improved air quality for your home. If you use a gas dryer, unsafe levels of carbon monoxide can build up in your home due to an obstructed vent. Dirty and obstructed vents also cause large amounts of dust and particles to escape into your living space. This could cause a whole range of health issues like allergies and respiratory problems like asthma.
Because we use powerful machines, gone are the days when it took a whole day to clean dryer vents - it only takes an hour. Call us now to schedule an appointment for Perris dryer vent cleaning.