Livonia Dryer Vent Cleaning Wizard Joins National Effort to Raise Over $5,000 for Children’s Burn Foundation

“Prevent a fire, clean your dryer” was the message on purple wristbands distributed across the country by Dryer Vent Wizard in October


Livonia MI – The Livonia Dryer Vent Cleaning Wizard joined a national effort to raise money for children burn victims. Wizards across the nation sold purple wristbands during National Fire Prevention Month in October and collected over $5,000 to help young fire survivors recover emotionally and physically.

Dryer Vent Wizard specializes in dryer vent cleaning, repair and new dryer vent installation in homes and businesses. They combine service with education to inform consumers about the importance of dryer vent cleaning to eliminate a fire hazard and improve dryer performance.

With over 60 independently owned franchises in the US the Wizard is making a positive difference in his neighborhood. Larry Butterfield, owner of Dryer Vent Wizard of SE Michigan ( participated in a nationwide effort to raise funds for the Children’s Burn Foundation, a non-profit organization that helps child burn survivors by providing both medical and psychological care and activities.

Dryer Vent Wizard franchisees throughout the US participated in fire department open houses, community events, on-air interviews and more to help raise public awareness that poorly maintained or clogged dryer vents are the leading cause of dryer fires. The Wizard recommends professional dryer vent installation and regularly scheduled dryer vent cleaning service to promote dryer safety and efficiency.

Terry Reuer, president of Dryer Vent Wizard, acknowledges franchisees who donated their own time to benefit local communities. Larry Butterfield participated in a local fire station open house in Chelsea where he provided an educational display, held a prize drawing and answered questions.

When she learned the outcome of the Wizard’s fundraising efforts, Children’s Burn Foundation Executive Director Carol Horvitz said, “Dryer Vent Wizard’s support will give new hope for children suffering from burns and will help continue our mutual mission to prevent burn injuries. We hold a special place in our hearts for all who participated.”

Dryer Vent Wizard is the highest qualified dryer vent service provider in the nation. Larry Butterfield serves southeast Michigan, Plymouth, Ann Arbor, Canton, Livonia and surrounding cities and communities. Visit to learn more.

About Dryer Vent Wizard:
Dryer Vent Wizard is a member of the National Fire Protection Association and the largest chain of dryer vent cleaning, repair, replacement and alternation specialists in the U.S. with nearly 60 franchisees in major markets. Dryer Vent Wizard franchisees work to promote public awareness on the importance of dryer vent cleaning to prevent dryer fires and save energy. Consumer education while making clothes dryers safer and greener are the main focus of DVW franchisees. Dryer Vent Wizard was founded in 2004 by Dave Lavalle who is also the founder of the Mr. Handyman franchise.

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