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My Fox 28 Columbus Spot - Prevent a Dryer Fire in Your Home

October is national fire prevention month and one appliance you need to consider is your clothes dryer! There are 15,500 dryer fires a year, resulting in 34 deaths, 430 injuries, and $309 million in property loss. Through regular dryer use, highly flammable lint collects in the dryer and throughout the dryer vent line. As the vent system becomes clogged, heat from the dryer can ignite the lint...

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Dryer Vent Wizard on WSYX-WTTE Talking Dryer Efficiency and Safety

Lint collecting in your dryer vent can cause the dryer to work inefficiently and to become a fire hazard. Check out the video where Rick Gutridge, Owner of Dryer Vent Wizard of Central Ohio, discusses the issue and how to solve it!

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Dryer Fires in Multifamily Housing Units

In Ohio, there is an average of 51 reported dryer fires a year in multifamily housing units. The trouble starts as lint builds up in the dryer vent, causing the dryer to overheat and ignite the lint. The best prevention is to have dryer vents cleaned regularly; dryer manufacturers recommend that dryer vents be cleaned annually. The state fire code does not currently outline who is responsible...

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Dryer Vent Wizard Gets Super Service Award

Dryer Vent Wizard of Central Ohio won the Angie's List Super Service Award for 2013. This is a great honor and validation of the excellent services performed. Dryer Vent Wizard of Central Ohio has won this award every year in business. We offer specials to Angie's List customers and greatly appreciate their business!

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