Clothes Dryers Safety Tweets

Clothes Dryers Safety Tweets

Clean your clothes dryer’s lint filter before or after each load of laundry. Remove lint collected around the drum http://ontario.ca/b9i1

Prevent clothes dryer fires. Follow the manufacturer’s installation and operating instructions http://ontario.ca/b9i1

Use rigid or flexible metal ducts to vent clothes dryers outside http://ontario.ca/b9i1

Make sure air exhaust for the clothes dryer is not blocked & the outdoor vent flap opens when the dryer is operating http://ontario.ca/b9i1

Clean lint out of the clothes dryer vent pipe once a year, or more often if needed http://ontario.ca/b9i1 

Gas dryers should be inspected by a professional to make sure gas line & connection are intact and free of leaks http://ontario.ca/b9i1

Turn the dryer off if you leave home or when you go to bed http://ontario.ca/b9i1

Never dry fabrics that have been saturated by chemicals, oils or gasoline. They can ignite while drying http://ontario.ca/b9i1