Dryer venting

Just a friendly reminder, if you wish not to get a visit from the Fire Department you should make sure to always keep your dryer duct clean and free of debris.

Check out this link for some basic cleaning guidelines

http://www.cpsc.gov/pagefiles/118931/5022.pdf

Did you know…

Some heavy garment loads can contain more than a gallon of water which, during the drying process, will become airborne water vapor and leave the dryer and home through an exhaust duct (more commonly known as a dryer vent).

 

Building code (IRC) International Residential Code offers several guidelines if you want to read on at:

http://codes.iccsafe.org/app/book/content/2015-I-Codes/2015%20IRC%20HTML/Chapter%2015.html

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