I'm of course new to the forum. I just bought my first house here in sunny Florida, constructed in the mid 90's and I'm in the process of modernizing it. I'm sure I'll be reading a lot through this forum in the days and months ahead.
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!