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...
Determining the Proper Voltage for Your Dryer

Determining the Proper Voltage for Your Dryer

Electric dryers naturally run on electricity, but the flow of electricity is more complicated than it may seem at first glance. The exact electric voltage and the flow of the charges can vary considerably between different outlets and machines. Each one may have its...