How hot does a dryer vent get?

Answer Exhaust air from your clothes dryer vent ranges between 140 F and 200 F, typically. However, if the vent becomes clogged with lint, temperatures can almost double, with sometimes devastating conseq... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How hot does a dryer vent get

If i vent dryer heat into house, will a dehumidifyer take care of the dryer moisture?

This isn't worth the risk. You are creating the potential for all kinds of problems, everything from moisture issues to dust and dirt in the house. This is a really bad idea

Can I attach a dryer vent hose to a dryer with screws?

When attaching the dryer vent to the back of the dryer, you must make sure it is a tight connection between the vent pipe, the attached elbow and the vent hose. Therefore, make the connection using... Read More »

Can you run a dryer vent in PVC?

PVC pipe should not be used for dryer ductwork. Technicians claim that the static electricity causes the lint to build up inside the pipe. This buildup will eventually create a blockage. Metal duct... Read More »

Do you need to vent out a dryer?

It is important to vent a clothing dryer into the outdoors. Dryers accumulate a lot of lint, and a lot of water is vented from a dryer. Venting indoors creates a fire risk from the excess lint and ... Read More »