Just wanted to stop in here and say hi. I am a recent architecture grad who has just purchased my first home. I signed up after researching the site on polished concrete because I still had some questions and this site seems to be a really great resource for DIY'ers.
Clothes taking longer to dry?
Clean the dryer screen in HOT water if using fabric softener sheets.
They leave a residue that impedes air-flow, costing you money.
Clean the ducting in the last six months? 17,000 dryer fires annually!