Dryer Won’t Start: 5 Causes and Solutions

Dryer Won’t Start: 5 Causes and Solutions

A dryer is one of your family’s most important appliances. Considering the cost of new dryers today, it would be wise for all dryer owners to learn how to troubleshoot their own dryers in order to avoid costly repairs or replacements when their dryer won't start. Even...
Understanding The Different Dryer Vent Pipe Types

Understanding The Different Dryer Vent Pipe Types

Your dryer generates a considerable amount of heat when drying your clothes. This heat must be expelled through an outlet somewhere; otherwise, you risk a fire. If you don’t maintain this appliance properly, including clearing out the lint traps frequently, your dryer...
Know Your Dryer’s Heating Element

Know Your Dryer’s Heating Element

There are a bunch of different components of the seemingly-simplistic dryer machine, and they all influence each other to ensure that your laundry gets dry. Learning about the individual parts is not only fascinating in its own way, but it also helps ensure that you...
Rotary vs. Push Start Switch

Rotary vs. Push Start Switch

Dryers at a first glance are very simple machines: you load in the wet laundry, turn on the machine and let it do its stuff. However, not only are dryers more complicated than they seem, the specific set-up of the systems can sometimes vary. Knowing the differences...