Clogged Dryer Vent

Warning about Clogged Dryer Vent from the Arlington Dryer Vent Cleaning Wizard

Dryer vent cleaning and service by the Wizard prevents dryer fires and eliminates a number of other dryer related hazards 


Arlington VA – The Arlington Dryer Vent Cleaning Wizard enjoys providing an important service while educating customers with tips and information about dryer fire prevention. 90% of all appliance fires are dryer related and most of them are easily preventable. Over 17,000 dryer fires occur annually with a clogged dryer vent being a leading cause.

Dryer Vent Wizard will perform a through inspection including an airflow analysis, with the goal of making the clothes dryer operate as safely and efficiently as possible. Education is a vital part of the Wizard’s service as he educates the customer by explaining the danger of a clogged dryer vent.

Customers appreciate the Wizard’s dedication to service and his concern for their safety. Here are some of the facts the Wizard ( shares with all his customers:

• A clogged dryer vent will cause the dryer to run much hotter and longer
• Poor ventilation will kill a clothes dryer
• Plugged dryer vents can create excess dust in the home
• Dryer vent cleaning can improve indoor air quality
• Excess heat caused by a clogged dryer vents can ruin clothes
• Even older clothes dryers should be able to dry a load in an hour or less
• Increased drying time is the most common warning of restricted air flow caused by lint accumulation

Everyone that owns a clothes dryer needs service by the Wizard including homes and businesses, apartments and condos, commercial laundries, beauty salons and animal shelters. The Wizard provides residential and commercial dryer vent service in Northern Virginia.

Doug and Janice Bittner own Dryer Vent Wizard specializing in “urgent response” dryer vent cleaning, repair and new dryer vent installation. Service by the Wizard provides peace of mind knowing the dryer is operating safely and efficiently. Doug and Janice serve Northern Virginia, Arlington, Sterling, Leesburg and nearby cities and communities. Visit to learn more.

About Dryer Vent Wizard:
Dryer Vent Wizard 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 60 franchisees in major markets. Dryer Vent Wizard franchisees work to promote public awareness on the importance of dryer vent cleaning to prevent dryer fires and save energy. Consumer education while making clothes dryers safer and greener are the main focus of DVW franchisees. Dryer Vent Wizard was founded in 2004 by Dave Lavalle who is also the founder of the Mr. Handyman franchise.

Arlington Dryer Vent Cleaning Wizard