As part of our commitment to keeping our community safer, Dryer Vent Wizard of Calgary & Southern Alberta shares industry knowledge with Calgary, AB residents. Learn about dryer vent safety, warning signs, and news here!
Professional Tips for Spring Dryer Vent Cleaning
Spring cleaning is a great way to ring in the warm weather in Calgary, Alberta - but don’t forget your dryer vents! An unobstructed dryer vent is crucial for preventing fire and carbon monoxide hazards. Furthermore, dryer vents often need special attention in the spring, as birds and other critters are just starting to build their nests.
What to Look For
Obviously, any nests or...
3 Signs Your Dryer Vent Needs to be Cleaned
Unfortunately, all dryer vents need to be cleaned sooner or later. Neglecting this essential part of maintenance is a serious fire hazard. Furthermore, an obstructed dryer vent can lead to mold or carbon monoxide buildup. Here are some signs to watch for in your Calgary, Alberta home.
3 Red Flags That Your Dryer Vent Should Be Cleaned
Vancouver Dryer Fire Displaces Four
By Jerzy Shedlock, Columbian staff writer
A dryer fire damaged both units of a Vancouver duplex Thursday, displacing four people, officials said.
The initial call, which came in at 4:19 p.m., indicated an appliance had caught fire at a home...
Laundry Lint is a Hidden Household Hazard
Every year, fire fighters battle flames that are caused by poor laundry room maintenance. Laundry lint can spark and start a fire in seconds, spreading quickly. However, this is one hazard that is preventable.
A fellow Dryer Vent Wizard, Patrick Stradiotto, recently spoke to his local news station, sharing some important warning signs to look for: "If your unit continues to stop mid...