We inspect, repair, install and alter dryer vents to be city compliant and to meet manufacturers codes for homewoners, commercial buildings, apartments and condominiums.
Get to know Gary Collins
Gary Collins is a franchise owner/operator of Dryer Vent Wizard (DVW), Dry Clothes, Safe Homes, a home service franchise based in Avon Lake. Collins purchased the rights to franchise DVW in January 2008.
Dryer Vent Wizard specializes in dryer fire prevention and "urgent response" dryer vent maintenance, repair, replacement and alterations. DVW services keep dryers functioning properly, help prevent dryer fires and reduce energy costs.
Prior to becoming a Dryer Vent Wizard franchisee, Collins was employed with Struers Incorporated a world leader in metallurgical application equipment.
Mr. Collins was employed by Struers as a field service engineer for almost 25 years where he traveled the U.S to various locations.
Collins holds an Associate's Degree in Electronics, a Siemens Level 1 Programmable Logic Controllers Certificate and several other certificates acquired while with Struers.
Collins interests include bowling, golf and the study of history. He has been a volunteer for the American heart association and contributes to local charities. He also is a member of the Urban Active fitness club at Crocker Park.
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Our services include:Dryer vent cleaning Dryer vent repair Dryer vent alterations Dryer vent tube installations
Dryer Vent: Cleaning, Repair, Alteration & Installation Service
Dryer Vent Wizard professionally inspects and cleans clothing dryers for homeowners and in commercially-owned buildings. Poorly maintained dryer vents cause fire hazards and cost substantially more to operate.
(Click here to watch a Fire Prevention video)
Why Dryer Vent Cleaning is So Important!Dryer vents clogged with lint cost $18-24 more per month. There are 15,500 fires every year caused by dryer vents. Dryer manufacturers recommend you clean your dryer vent every year. Regular dryer vent maintenance prolongs the life of your dryer.
Tips & Tools. Homeowners & community groups are encouraged to download the Tips brochure and the video, "Don´t Let Your Dryer Start a Fire, Keep Your Home Safe and Sound". FREE dryer vent safety check kits that help identify dryer vent problems can also be ordered!
Call 1-866-498-SAFE (7233) for your dryer check-up & cleaning
Servicing the Greater Cleveland Ohio area, including Cleveland, Akron, Canton, Elyria, Lorain, Warren, Youngstown, Cuyahoga County, Lorain County, Summit County, Medina County, Geauga County, Portage County, Lake County