During National Fire Prevention Month 2012 Wizards across the nation raised over $5,000 selling wristbands with the company slogan, “Prevent a Fire, Clean Your Dryer” for a $5.00 donation to the Children’s Burn Foundation
Fairfax VA – The Dryer Vent Cleaning Fairfax Wizard joined efforts with Wizards across the nation to raise money for the Children’s Burn Foundation in observance of National Fire Prevention Month in 2012. As a member of the National Fire Protection Association the Wizard enjoys participating in this cause. Dryer Vent Wizard is a nationwide franchise company specializing in commercial and residential dryer vent cleaning, repair and new dryer vent installation.
The Wizard helped raise over $5,000 selling wristbands with the company’s slogan, “Prevent a Fire, Clean Your Dryer” for a small donation of just $5.00 and they gave 100 percent of the proceeds to the Children’s Burn Foundation.
More than 17,000 dryer fires occur annually causing deaths, injuries and property damage. Failure to clean dryer vents is the number one cause of dryer related hazards.
Minimizing the risk of dryer fires is the Wizard’s focus all year long, but they step up their efforts during National Fire Prevention Month. Education is a vital part of the Wizard’s service. Customers receive the highest quality dryer vent service available in the industry and valuable information to keep their family safe while reducing energy bills and improving dryer performance. Professional dryer vent installation, dryer vent cleaning and dryer vent repair is all in a day’s work for Dryer Vent Wizard (http://fairfax.dryerventcleaningnow.com/)
The Fairfax Dryer Vent Cleaning Wizard provides the following dryer maintenance tips while performing an important home service:
• Professional dryer vent installation using semi-rigid or solid metal venting
• Clean the lint filter before starting each load of laundry
• Wash the lint screen with warm, soapy water to remove residue left behind from fabric softeners and dryer sheets
• Avoid storing combustibles like cleaning supplies, cardboard boxes and flammable chemicals near the dryer
• Do not leave home or go to sleep when the dryer is running
• Have a professional dryer vent inspection and cleaning performed annually
Dryer Vent Wizard help raise public awareness about the importance of dryer vent cleaning to prevent dryer fires and save energy. Doug Bittner serves the Northern Virginia area, Leesburg, Fairfax, Arlington, Sterling and surrounding cities and communities. Visit http://www.fairfaxdryerventcleaning.com/ 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 over 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.