Lenexa Dryer Vent Cleaning Wizard Encourages Residents to Support Children’s Burn Foundation

During National Fire Prevention Month the Wizard is passing out wristbands for a $5.00 donation to the Children’s Burn Foundation


Lenexa KS – The Lenexa Dryer Vent Cleaning Wizard is encouraging residents to support the Children’s Burn Foundation by making a small donation in exchange for a wristband. Dryer Vent Wizard is donating the proceeds to the Children’s Burn Foundation as a way to commemorate National Fire Prevention Month in October. Harold Bert, owner of Dryer Vent Wizard is a member of the National Fire Protection Association and a nationwide franchise specializing in commercial and residential dryer vent service.

The Wizard is handing out wristbands with the company’s slogan, “Prevent a Fire, Clean Your Dryer” for a small donation of just $5.00. The Wizard is giving 100 percent of the proceeds to the Children’s Burn Foundation. 

More than 17,000 dryer fires are reported annually causing deaths, injuries and nearly $200 million in property damage and loss of homes. Clogged dryer vents are a leading cause of dryer fires and a number of other dryer related hazards.

“We are proud to participate in a nationwide effort to raise funds for the Children’s Burn Foundation to help children burned in fires,” said Bert. “An important part of our service to educate consumers to eliminate a fire hazard with proper dryer maintenance.

The Lenexa Dryer Vent Cleaning Wizard provides the following advice to prevent dryer fires and improve dryer performance:

• Replace vinyl or foil dryer ducts with semi-rigid or solid metal venting
• Clean the lint screen after every load of laundry
• Wash the lint filter with soap and water to remove residue left behind by dryer sheets
• Do not store flammable items like cleaning supplies, paint thinner and cardboard boxes around heat producing appliances
• Do not leave the house or go to bed while the dryer is operating
• Call the Wizard for a professional dryer vent inspection and cleaning service

Harold Bert knows first hand the value of professional dryer vent service because two of his friends have experienced dryer fires. Over much of his career, Harold has surveyed and evaluated fire hazards at many types of businesses, including some of the largest valued and most complex properties in the Midwest.

Dryer Vent Wizard helps increase consumer awareness about the importance of dryer vent cleaning to prevent dryer fires and save energy. Harold Bert serves residents and business owners in Kansas City neighborhoods, Lenexa, Leawood, Olathe and surrounding communities. Visit http://www.dryerventcleaningkansascitywest.com/ 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 nearly 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.

Don't Let Your Dryer Start a Fire; Keep Your Home Safe and Sound!