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Make your dryer use less energy, run better, and last longer.
Cheap dryer vents with flimsy flaps break or clog up with lint and dirt, causing energy leaks and allowing access for pests. Keep them out with a dryer vent upgrade.
Replace a broken dryer vent cap simply and quickly. Disconnect the through-wall duct and replace the duct and cap together.
Stop cool drafts from leaky clothes dryer vents by cleaning and lubricating the vent flaps so they completely close. If unsuccessful, replace the vent, a simple task.
To speed up clothes drying and prevent lint build-up, install a smooth metal dryer vent . These step-by-step directions walk you through the tough parts. Rigid metal vents are safer than flexible plastic and metal types, which catch more lint, require more cleaning and can retard airflow. Even ...
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