Dryer Articles & Tips

Is your dryer refusing to stay on? It’s not only a nuisance but can throw a wrench in your laundry routine. A variety of reasons could be at play when your dryer won’t maintain operation, but the good news is, there are ways to troubleshoot and... Read more .

Updated February 2, 2024. Dryer problems can cause loads of frustration. We’ll show you how to troubleshoot your dryer to avoid common problems. Laundry gone wrong can be a headache. And a broken dryer only makes matters worse. If your clothes... Read more .

The thermostat in your dryer regulates heating temperature so clothes get dry without overheating. A failed operating thermostat can prevent the dryer from heating or cause the dryer to overheat and damage garments. When you notice one of these... Read more .

Updated January 26, 2024 Check the basics first. Something as simple as the dryer door not being shut completely can keep your dryer from starting. Here are some additional reasons why your dryer won’t start: The “Control Lock” is enabled on... Read more .

Proper venting through your clothes dryer helps ensure the appliance runs safely and efficiently. Your dryer will also last longer when it’s properly vented. In a gas dryer, proper venting is essential to prevent carbon monoxide from building up... Read more .

A dryer that won’t work properly can keep both your clothes and your mood damp. It’s not unusual for heavier items like comforters, jeans or towels to have a few damp patches when the drying cycle ends, especially in a mixed load of light and... Read more .

Don’t take your clothes dryer for granted. You depend on your dryer every week to help you easily complete your laundry chores. When it breaks, you and everyone in your household know it. Keep your dryer clean and well-maintained so it doesn’t... Read more .

Connected devices can play a significant role in enhancing home management, convenience, safety, and your overall enjoyment during the holiday season. Using your smart phone or tablet, you can monitor and control your entire home. Here are... Read more .

Updated November 5, 2023. For over 100 years, Sears Home Services has been a trusted provider of high-quality home repair services, including appliance repair in the Houston area. Our vast experience repairing all kinds of household appliances... Read more .

Don’t neglect your laundry appliances during preparations for the holidays. Your washer and dryer need regular maintenance to keep them in top shape and operating efficiently. Getting your laundry appliances holiday-ready is a great way to ensure... Read more .