Queens Dryer Vent Cleaning Wizard Claims a Spot in the DVW Hall of Fame

John Ryley is recognized for his strong leadership and loyal support of the Dryer Vent Wizard Brand

Queens, NY – The Queens Dryer Vent Cleaning Wizard proudly claimed his spot in the Hall of Fame at the national DVW conference in 2012. Greg Longe, CEO of Dryer Vent Wizard, announced the induction of John Ryley, owner of Dryer Vent Wizard of Suffolk County to the DVW Hall of Fame. The award recognizes Ryley for outstanding leadership and long-term contributions to the Dryer Vent Wizard franchise network.

Dryer Vent Wizard ( is a national franchise company specializing in dryer vent service while educating consumers about dryer fire prevention and energy savings. Ryley said he was surprised and honored by the award. “Am honored that my contributions have helped the Dryer Vent Wizard franchise system do what we do best-- help reduce fire hazards, energy costs and help other individuals gain the benefits and satisfaction of being self employed,” said Ryley.

An average of 17,700 dryer fires in the U.S. that are reported, with an approximate $194 million in property, damage 15 deaths and 400 injuries each year. Failure to clean dryer vents was the leading factor contributing to residential dryer fires. John Ryley works to encourage public awareness of the necessity of dryer vent maintenance to eliminate this hazard and improve dryer performance.

With rising energy costs, Riley also informs his customers that poorly vented clothes dryers can use an additional $300 each year in energy. Cleaning dryer vents reduces wear and tear on the appliance for greater longevity and less chance of breakdown. The fee for dryer vent cleaning service quickly pays for itself in energy savings and improved dryer performance.

Dryer Vent Wizard provides solutions to the problem of dryers functioning inefficiently or not at all due to clogged vent lines, disrepair or improper venting configurations or materials. John Ryley serves residents and business owners in Suffolk County, Queens, Brooklyn, Manhattan and neighboring 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.