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“Unlike other vent cleaning services we are also going to open up the dryer itself and thoroughly clean and inspect the interior of​ the dryer. After all, the flame and heating element of the dryer is located inside the dryer. We also offer dryer vent repair san diego as well as installation.”

-Dariusz Szymanski, Owner of Dryer Vent Professionals San Diego

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Serving San Diego County: Solana Beach, Del Mar, La Jolla, Pacific Beach, Clairemont, Bay Ho, Bay Park and University City, CA

2 SERVICES FOR THE COST OF 1:
DRYER (INSIDE) AND DRYER VENTILATION CLEANING & REPAIR!

Cleaning the lint filter is not enough. Although it does filter lint, some fabric fibers get through and end up in the dryer vent pipe where it stays undetected. Over time, it can become clogged and cause several problems in the home such as household fires, machine failure, low indoor air quality, mold growth, and more. When there is something amiss with a clothes dryer, it may be suffering from issues that need to be addressed immediately. We specialize in:

Step 1: Dryer Cleaning (Inside Parts)

Disassembling the dryer and vacuum and cleaning each component. Cleaning inside and around the dryer and replacing any parts as needed.
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Step 2: Dryer Vent Cleaning

Going into the ventilation system. Cleaning out dryer vent with our sealed vacuum system and agitator.

WE GO THE EXTRA MILE: We also inspect gas lines for leaks and seal dryer vent lines for leaks and proper mounting. Serving San Diego, CA and surrounding cities.

Why Choose Us

During our years in the San Diego appliance repair industry, we noticed one common problem people had: dirty dryer vents & air ducts. Hence, the need for cleaning and repair must be done.

The rate of household fires caused by clogged dryer vents was incredibly concerning to us, so we came up with a step by step process that solves this important problem and will clean and repair dryers and vents until it is running like new again.

Learning the ins and outs of clothes dryers and how they work, we found an efficient cleaning method that targets both the dryer air ducts and vents. Everything is done on the spot, on the same day, for one fee. We can clean, repair, and replace the parts of various dryer and vent brands, such as Amana, Bosch, Electrolux, Frigidaire, GE, Hotpoint, Kenmore, KitchenAid, LG, Maytag, Samsung, SpeedQueen, and Whirlpool.

We offer professional and quality dryer ventilation service in every single job that we tackle. Our customers are important to us and we want the job to be a pleasant and memorable experience for you.

  • Dryer vent installation
  • Dryer ventilation cleaning
  • Dryer vent repair

Cities We Service:
Clairemont, Mission Valley, Ocean Beach, Point Loma, Coronado, Mission Bay, Pacific Beach, University City, La Jolla, Torrey Pines, Miramar, Mira Mesa, Carmel Valley, Del Mar, Solana Beach, Scripps Ranch, Poway, Rancho Penasquitos, Rancho Bernardo, Black Mountain Ranch, Fairbanks Ranch, Rancho Santa Fe, Encinitas, Carlsbad, Oceanside, Vista, San Marcos, Escondido, National City, Kearny Mesa, Chula Vista, Imperial Beach, Bonita, La Presa, Lemon Grove, El Cajon, Santee, Tierrasanta.

Zip codes:
91911, 91914, 91915, 91932, 91942, 91945, 91950, 92014, 92025, 92027, 92029, 92037, 92064, 92065, 92067, 92071, 92075, 92101, 92102, 92103, 92104, 92105, 92106, 92107, 92108, 92109, 92110, 92111, 92113, 92114, 92115, 92116, 92117, 92118, 92119, 92120, 92121, 92122, 92123, 92124, 92126, 92127, 92128, 92129, 92130, 92131, 92132, 92134, 92135, 92139, 92140, 92145, 92147, 92154, 92173

Dryer Vent Cleaning: Maintaining Safety and Efficiency in the Household

The U.S. Fire Administration recommends that homeowners do dryer vent cleaning and air duct cleaning once a year. An overlooked dryer vent causes an estimated $35 million in property loss, 100 injuries, and 5 deaths every year in house fires. The main culprit? Lint buildup. Although lint may seem harmless, it is a highly flammable material.

Most homeowners rely on the filter to catch all the loose fabric fibers. However, some find its way into the vent pipe where they stay undetected until the pipe becomes clogged. This is why dryer vent cleaning is highly recommended and a necessary part of every homeowner’s checklist.

Aside from fire safety, it offers several other benefits like:
Dryer Machine Efficiency

Lint accumulation clogged dryer vents which in turn reduce the efficiency of a clothes dryer. When the airflow is restricted or stopped, the dryer is forced to work harder to find a way to get rid of moisture and heat. As a result, the dryer performs poorly and may even shut off by itself. More often than not, when people find that it takes a longer time to dry their clothes, they think it is a mechanical issue and immediately start shopping for a new one. But with proper inspection, the cause may be traced to a clogged dryer vent, which can be easily cleaned and repaired at a cheaper cost than the cost of a brand-new dryer.

Better Air Quality

A gas dryer that has excessive lint buildup keeps exhaust fumes from flowing out of the house. This causes carbon monoxide to build up inside the house and cause poisoning or even death. To keep this from happening, the airflow in the san diego dryer vent must always be clear and open.

Prevents Moisture Issues

When the clogged vent keeps moisture from getting expelled, it can cause tremendous damage. The moisture can mix with the lint and create a paper mache-like paste that, when dry, can be tough to remove. The moisture can cause mold growth and mildew in the vent pipe, in the dryer, and on the wall behind the dryer. Not only is this unsanitary, mold spores can also be dangerous to our health. In this case, a dryer vent cleaning is a must!

Keeps Clothes in Good Condition

Longer cycles and exposure to extreme heat can weaken the fabric of your clothes. As a result, clothes may start to rip, acquire holes, and lose color. Regularly cleaning your dryer vent can make for better and more efficient laundry cycles.

Saves Energy and Money

Regular vent cleaning minimizes the need for repair. It also minimizes the amount of time that the dryer is used and reduces the electricity used with every cycle of laundry. Both help minimize energy use and unnecessary expenses.

Frequently Asked Questions

Our average is 1.5 hours, but some jobs may only take 45 minutes while some may take up to three hours. The time is influenced by several factors, such as the accessibility of the machine and vent, the amount of lint buildup involved, and any other damage that may present itself during cleanup.
Every 1-2 years or more, depending on how often the dryer is used. It is important to clean it regularly to avoid fires and other problems and accidents.
When it takes longer to dry your clothes or if the clothes come out hot and moist, the dryer vent might be restricting the flow of heat and moisture. If you experience other inconsistencies, like noise, smoke, or mold, better have an expert inspect the machine and the vent pipe.
Clogged pipes resulting from lint buildup from fibers that get past the filter can cause a whole variety of problems in the home: fires, carbon monoxide buildup, and mold growth. Getting your dryer vent and the inside of your dryer cleaned by an expert reduces the risk of these problems.
The cost for a standard dryer appliance repair and maintenance job works around $180 to $200. A technician can work on small problems such as motor malfunction for as low as $80, but worse complications might cost you more. The expense will also vary, depending on what type of machine you are using.
Yes, you can clean the dryer vent yourself, but if you are not familiar with the things and materials inside the dryer, ventilation, and the process as a whole, you will expect difficulty fixing it. Worse, you might exacerbate the problem and eventually may hurt yourself. In this case, calling for an expert dryer vent cleaner is the best option there is.
Yes, it is very important to fix, repair, and clean your dryers, vents, and air ducts. According to the U.S. Fire Administration, the failure to clean clothes dryers account for 34% of residential dryer fires. This makes it the leading cause of 2,900 home fires that started with clothes dryers. Hence, it is a must to always check your dryers, vents, and ducts, especially if you’ve been using them for more than 2 years.
Dryer repair is recommended if you see that the problem is just minimal and does not affect the appliance performance as a whole. You may call trusted dryer repair professionals, and it will cost you around $150, depending on how grave the problem is. However, the general rule of thumb for any appliance is if the repair costs more than half of the replacement price, then it is time to buy a new one.

Once a year.

Depending on the household size and dryer usage, dryer exhaust vents should be inspected and cleaned for at least once a year. However, if you do lots of laundry and you’re in a big family, cleaning the vent three times a year would suffice.

Here are 6 telltale signs that would tell you the dryer vents need cleaning:

  1. The laundry take longer than normal to dry.
  2. The clothes become unusually hot to the touch.
  3. The room gets warmer than normal when the dryer is running.
  4. Burnt smell is noticeable.
  5. The dryer suddenly stops working.
  6. It’s been more than a year since the dryer vent got cleaned.

Call us at (619) 736-3281 to schedule a cleanup of your dryer vent in San Diego CA!

We at Dryer Vent Professionals of San Diego highly recommend an appliance repair and having your dryer vent cleaning thoroughly every 6 months or annually, depending on how often it is used. Not only will this keep the machine in good, functional shape, it will also help prevent fire, health issues, and structural damage to your home.

Our team of experts are skilled and experienced in dryer vent cleaning and repair. We take pride in our work and we make sure that every spot is cleaned and every part is functioning as it should.

Don’t let lint put your house and your family in danger. Call us now to schedule NOW!

People Also Ask…

On average, duct cleaning costs around $370, sometimes between $268 and $485, depending on the size, condition, or difficulty it takes to clean the duct. However, larger homes or those that have more ducts or contamination maybe charge up to $700.

The answer is YES! Here are several reasons why it is necessary to clean your air duct:

  • Mold may grow inside the hard surface of the ducts or on other components of your heating and cooling system.
  • Ducts may be infested with vermin like rodents or insects.
  • They can be clogged with excessive amounts of dust and debris and/or particles, which can impede the performance of your ducts.

Yes, you may clean the ducts yourself. However, you might encounter difficulty in properly dealing with the components and materials inside it. When it comes to the nitty-gritty of cleaning the duct, it is not a do-it-yourself job. You will need professional tools that are not readily available in your garage, such as a high-powered vacuum and rotary brushes.

As recommended by the National Air Duct Cleaners Association, it is ideal to have your air ducts cleaned every three to five years, depending on the location where you live, how frequently you use your HVAC system, and whether you have family members with respiratory problems.

Ventilation systems can be categorized as one of four types, namely, exhaust, supply, balance, and heat recovery

In general, installation of a ventilation system can cost between $300 and $500 per room.

Technically, ventilation is the mechanical system in a house or building that supplies “fresh” outdoor air, and removes the “contaminated” indoor air. Ventilation is used to control exposure to airborne contaminants, such as fumes, specks of dust, and vapors, which can be risky especially to those with respiratory problems.

Most homeowners spend about $80 to $200 to install or replace a dryer vent. This estimate includes labor and materials. The total project cost can go up to $1,000, depending on some factors like material quality, placement, and installation complexity.

Here is a simplified process on how to fix, repair, or replace a dryer vent:

  1. Gather your supplies (screwdriver, washcloth, duct tape, plumbing snake, trash can)
  2. Empty and wash lint trap
  3. Pull dryer away from the wall
  4. Check duct for rips and gaps
  5. Tighten seals at both ends of the duct
  6. Replace a damaged or non-sealing duct (optional)
  7. Clear the duct channel
  8. Try the dryer again

Yes, plumbers can be hired to install dryer vents. However, we have dryer vent professionals who are more experienced in doing the job and know more its what’s, how’s, and whereabouts.

Yes, you can patch a dryer vent to prevent it from further breaking. Ducts that are broken can be fixed easily by sealing the damaged area. However, the repair will depend on the size of the broken area. If it is relatively small, a simple wrapping of a duct tape would suffice. On the other hand, if the damage goes to the extent that a duct tape is not sufficient, then it is best to install a new vent duct and replace the old one.

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