Murieta, CA (PressExposure) August 20, 2008 -- The U.S. Fire Administration reports clogged dryer vents being the cause of over 15,000 fires costing millions of dollars annually. The Dryer Vent Wizard franchise partners, Greg Longe and John Lynch are making an effort to educate consumers about the hazards of clogged dryer vents, by offering free dryer vent safety check kits.
According to Dryer Vent Wizard, in addition to being a fire hazard, clogged dryer vents cost consumers $18 - $24 per month. They advise consumers to have a professional cleaning of dryer vents every year in addition to regular maintenance, to prolong the life of the dryer, save money and insure safety.
To increase awareness of dryer vent safety, DVW is offering Tips & Tools. Homeowners & community groups are encouraged to download the tips brochure and the video, âDonât Let Your Dryer Start a Fire, Keep Your Home Safe and Soundâ. Free dryer vent safety check kits that help identify dryer vent problems can also be ordered at [http://www.dryerventwizard.com/ventcheck_request.htm]
Dryer Vent Wizard, Dry Clothes Safe Homes is a member of the National Fire Protection Association and the largest chain of dryer vent cleaning, repair, replacement and alternation specialists in the U.S. with nearly 50 franchisees in major markets in the U.S.
This press release was submitted by Right Now Marketing Group, LLC