What heat source is used in a clothes dryer?

Answer Electric clothes dryers and gas clothes dryers use different heat sources. Electric clothes dryers use electricity to heat a coil, then blow hot air over tumbling clothes. Gas clothes dryers burn n... Read More »

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How to Use Excess Heat From Clothes Dryer to Heat Spaces?

Every dryer in the drying cycle puts out a lot of heat. However, most of it gets lost as it gets ventilated outside. Although the dryer is certainly performing a function while it is drying your cl... Read More »

Is a gas clothes dryer a heat producing appliance?

Yes, and not only heat but it does produce carbon monoxide also as a by product of combustion

How to Troubleshoot a Kenmore Clothes Dryer that Has No Heat?

If your Kenmore dryer stops heating, there are several things you can do before resorting to calling the appliance repairman. You can perform a few relatively simple checks with the aid of a few to... Read More »

Used the clothes dryer awhile ago.?

Check the vent hose, it probably isn't attached.