Manchester Homeowners Thank the Dryer Vent Cleaning Wizard for Making a Difference

Poorly vented clothes dryers are a leading cause of house fires resulting in over $100 Million in damages each year


Manchester, NH – The local Dryer Vent Cleaning Wizard speaks passionately about dryer vent cleaning and proper dryer vent installation. The clothes dryer is a wonderful invention, that provides convenience and efficiency, but it all goes up in smoke when dryer vents are not properly maintained.

The National Fire Prevention Administration reports over 17,000 fires annually, costing millions of dollars, many injuries and loss of lives. Local residents consider themselves lucky to reside in the Wizard’s service area.

Webb Dickson owns Dryer Vent Wizard, providing an important service while encouraging public awareness through his relationships with his customers. Education is a big part of the Wizard’s service and his job is not complete until the customer understands the importance of dryer vent cleaning and proper dryer vent installation.

Service technicians with Dryer Vent Wizard ( will perform a complete 10-point safety inspection and explain his recommendations to the customer, advising them why dryer vent repair or alteration is necessary. He finds at least 1 problem with 9 out of 10 dryer vent inspections. His customers say they appreciate his concern for their safety and attention to detail.

According to Dryer Vent Wizard, in addition to being a fire hazard, a clogged dryer vent can cost consumers over $300 per year in excess energy. It is not normal for a dryer to take several cycles to properly dry clothes, even if the appliance is getting old. Increased drying time is a sure sign of lint build-up in the dryer duct system, restricting air flow and leading to a fire hazard. Dryer Vent Wizard advises consumers that even older dryers should be capable of drying a load within an hour.

Dryer Vent Wizard professionally inspects and cleans clothing dryers and dryer vent systems for homeowners and in commercially-owned buildings. Poorly maintained dryer vents are fire hazards and cause clothes dryers to cost substantially more to operate. 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 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.