How to Properly Clean a Lint Trap
First, of course, is to remove the lint trap from the clothes dryer. Then, with a dry brush, remove all the loose debris like; lint, hair, and pet fur.
Now that the lint trap is prepped, soak it in hot water for about fifteen minutes. Then with a bristle brush, gentle work in some dishwashing soap on both sides of the screen. Let it sit and soak for about thirty minutes.
Rinse with hot water and examine the screen for any discoloration or filmy residue. Let air dry before putting it back in the clothes dryer.
Cleaning The Close Dryer Lint Trap
Regular cleaning will keep the appliance running efficiently. A clothes dry can use a lot of energy when the time to dry increases. The average cost to dry one load of laundry is $0.21. The cost can easily double or even triple because of the long drying time. This airflow restriction is often the result of a clogged vent. ( Lint, Hair, Pet-Fur)
What a Clean Close Dryer Lint Trap Looks Like
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