Dryer

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A dryer.
How Do I Know if My Dryer's Thermal Fuse Is Blown?

Without this part, your device won't work properly.

three pronged drier plug
How to Wire a Three Pronged Dryer Plug

You can rewire a four pronged plug to fit older outlets.

a clothes dryer with the back panel removed and hands using tools
How to Repair a Dryer

Troubleshoot the problem from top to bottom.

Clothes coming out of a dryer.
Energy-Saving Laundry Dryer Tips

Here are a few ways to cut down drying time.

An open door to a clothes dryer.
Troubleshooting a Dryer Door That Won't Shut

As dryers age, you might find your dryer door won't shut like it used to.

washer and dryer on pedestal with bins
Build Your Own Laundry Appliance Pedestals

DIY solution so that you can raise your washer and dryer to get through laundry day more comfortably.

A technician working on repairing issues with a dryer.
Common Dryer Problems and Easy Ways to Fix Them

A lot of dryer problems can be fixed by the average DIYer, without any fancy tools or professionals involved.

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How to Install a Washer and Dryer

Having a washer and dryer installed in your home makes life easier. Luckily, the installation process is easy, too.

A laundry room.
How a Dryer Works

Not many people know exactly how a dryer works.

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Troubleshooting Dryer Problems

Troubleshooting dryer problems is something that most people have to do at some point in time.

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Electric Dryer Repair: Troubleshooting an Overheating Dryer

If your dryer is overheating, it may be time to look in to some electric dryer repair.

A white drying machine.
4 Signs You Need a New Dryer Blower Wheel

In a gas dryer, this component consists of a drum-shaped fan.

How to Create Wool Dryer Balls

Handmade wool dryer balls are non-toxic and energy efficient.

washer dryer controls
How to Replace a Dryer Moisture Sensor

They control how long the dryer runs.

a clothes dryer
Trouble Shooting Your Gas Dryer

While they use gas as a heat source, they use electricity for all their operations.

stackable washer dryer unit in the corner of a room
Detaching Stackable Washer Dryer Units

With a plan and a few tools, you can separate that stackable washer dryer set with little hassle.

A stackable washer dryer.
Understanding Washer Dryer Size Ratings

The washer size will be smaller than the dryer size.

A close up on a dryer.
How Does a Dryer Moisture Sensor Work?

The thermostat option is the least effective.

outlet dangling from the wall
How to Install a Dryer Outlet

Make sure that your clothes dryer has the proper outlet.

A clothes dryer with a pile of shirts inside.
Troubleshooting a Dryer: Drum Doesn't Tumble

Your dryer is failing to march to the beat of it's drum.

man repairing a dryer
How to Test a Gas Dryer Gas Valve Solenoid

If your dryer won't heat, the solenoid may be to blame.

clothes in a clothes dryer
Electric Dryer Repair: Troubleshooting a Noisy Dryer

Figure out why your dryer is making loud noises.

A close up on a dryer.
How to Test a Dryer Motor

Some dryer issues are caused by the dryer motor.

dryer vent outside mounted to a brick wall
How to Install a Gas Dryer Vent

A gas dryer vent is important for releasing gases.

A close up on a dryer.
How to Replace a Dryer Outlet

Dryers require a special dryer outlet to function properly.

dryer for laundry
Gas Dryer Repair Help for No Heat

A broken down dryer can be downright frustrating, especially when you’ve got a heap full of dirty clothes that need washing and drying.

stackable washer and dryer unit in a bathroom
Prevent Stackable Washer and Dryer Sets From Vibrating

One way to keep your stackable washer dryer unit from vibrating is to build a frame to hold the unit in place.

A dryer.
How to Test a Dryer Moisture Sensor

A dryer moisture sensor can stop working without notice.

a clothes dryer
Gas Dryers vs. Electric Dryers

For many of us, household appliances would be incomplete without an electric dryer.

A white dryer.
Convert a Gas Clothes Dryer to Propane

To convert a gas clothes dryer to propane you need to convert the regulator and then replace the orifice.

A white dryer sitting in a laundry room.
How to Safely Install a Gas Dryer

Installing a gas dryer can be a DIY project if you’ve got the right tools and the steps to do it.

How to Replace a Dryer Bearing

Replacing a dryer bearing can be challenging.

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How to Replace a Dryer Centrifugal Switch

If it tumbles without heat, it may need a centrifugal switch