The dryer vent cleaning process pays for itself. Having restricted or blocked dryer vents causes your appliance to use more energy and burns more of you valuable time. By having your machine cleaned it will run at maximum efficiency and extend the life of your appliance.
Even the most efficient gas or electric dryers accumulate lint and debris in their vent lines. These items are a fire hazard. The removal of this debris through proper dryer vent cleaning greatly reduces you risk of catastrophic a fire in your home.
When lint and debris such as nests, dryer sheets and lint restrict the venting of your gas dryer fumes containing carbon monoxide can back up into your home causing a real risk of carbon monoxide poisoning. Cleaning of clothes dryers and their venting eliminates the hazards that dirty vents create.
Clothes dryers expel large volumes of moist air. Clogged vents cause allergen growth and water leaks. Removing this buildup through proper dryer vent cleaning reduces allergens in your home.
Air velocity measurements are taken before and after the cleaning process to assure appliances meet appliance specifications. Care is taken to protect your home with the use of floor protectors and boot covers worn by our crew. Tidewater Mechanical employees are skilled technicians trained in the use of use state-of-the-art high-velocity air equipment, as well as the use of pneumatic brushes which are used for dryer vent cleaning.
Appliances are cleaned with a series of hand brushes as well as vacuuming. If needed, Tidewater Mechanical also has inspection cameras that can be run through venting systems to further investigate venting or ducting issues.