This can be avoided by having a regular cleaning program in place, where glass gets professionally cleaned at least once a year.
It is a well known trick of the trade in the real estate industry: getting the windows washed prior to a showing is one of the most cost-efficient ways to increase curb appeal. It is an easy and economical way to beautify your surroundings, preserve your investment and extend the life of your windows.
Whether using power washing or soft scrubbing methods, cleaning the exterior envelope will restore your buildings to their original condition and will help identify areas needing repair work such as caulking and painting.
Lint accumulated in the dryer vent ducts restricts air flow, which in turn affects the performance of the dryer and can cause it to overheat, and in certain cases, to catch fire.
Black Tie recommends that dryer vents be cleaned, inside and out, at least once a year.