clothes dryer

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Noun1.clothes dryer - a dryer that dries clothes wet from washingclothes dryer - a dryer that dries clothes wet from washing
dryer, drier - an appliance that removes moisture
mangle - clothes dryer for drying and ironing laundry by passing it between two heavy heated rollers
spin drier, spin dryer - a clothes dryer that uses centrifugal motion to dry the clothes that are put into it
tumble drier, tumble-dryer - a clothes dryer that spins wet clothes inside a cylinder with heated air
white goods - large electrical home appliances (refrigerators or washing machines etc.) that are typically finished in white enamel
wringer - a clothes dryer consisting of two rollers between which the wet clothes are squeezed
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Eager to stay on the cutting edge of advertising trends, Dryer Vent Pro, a Brooklyn-based dryer vent cleaning and repair company, has hired Prospect Genius, a online advertising group, to establish a new company Website.
and covers fireplace types, chimney fires and creosote, dryer vent fires, masonry versus prefabricated fireplaces, safe operating guidelines, NFPA codes versus local codes, installation errors that lead to fires, ignition temperature, carbon monoxide issues, blast furnace effect, combustible materials, wildlife in chimneys and vents, proper maintenance, types of firewood, common solid fuel and gas combustion appliance myths and misconceptions, recommended and dangerous hearth products, fire suppression for chimney and fireplace emergencies, positive pressure ventilation and differences between North American and European chimney systems.
If they're coming out of a smokestack or tail pipe, they're regulated, but if they're coming out of a dryer vent, they're not," she stated.
Check the outside dryer vent cap to ensure that it's debris-free.
The lawsuit faults the tract house's dryer vent system, which ran about 17 feet through a concrete porch located outside the front door.
Defendant contended that plaintiff's proprietary lease terminated because plaintiff installed the dryer vent in the outside wall of her apartment without board approval.
DETROIT -- To help further the efforts of fire prevention and safety during National Fire Prevention month in October, Dryer Vent Wizard (DVW) is raising funds for the Children's Burn Foundation.
com as an informational portal that features educational resources on subjects such as property value benefits from air duct cleaning and dryer vent cleaning services and many other helpful tips that can help improve air quality and safety for Grand Island Area homes.
Dryer Vent Wizard joins the National Fire Prevention Association (NFPA) in another year of fire prevention awareness efforts.
Her owner Montgomery Wandera, 24, of Luton, Beds, had gone away with friends, leaving Nikita alone, and in her desperation she tried to escape though a 6in hole used for the kitchen's tumble dryer vent.
In addition to Sears, other defendants named in the suits detailing the dryer vent fire danger include HHGregg (NYSE:HGG) and Lowe's (NYSE:LOW).
Also attributed to dryer vent fires: dozens of deaths, hundreds of injuries and one-hundred million dollars in property loss.