Fort Worth Dryer Vent Cleaning Wizard Earns Pioneer Award at National Convention

The award recognizes Charles Espinosa for his valuable contribution to the Dryer Vent Wizard Franchise


Fort Worth, TX – Greg Longe, CEO of Dryer Vent Wizard (DVW), announced the awarding of the Pioneer Award to Charles Espinosa at the national conference in Orlando, Florida. The award recognizes Espinosa for his invaluable contributions in DVW’s new vehicle roll out and purchase of the first DVW Ford Transit as well as being the first DVW franchisee in Texas.

Dryer Vent Wizard is a national franchise company specializing in dryer fire prevention and “urgent response” dryer and dryer vent maintenance, repair, replacement and alterations.

The Fort Worth Dryer Vent Cleaning Wizard is passionate about teaching people to prevent dryer fires and save energy. Professional dryer vent installation and regularly scheduled dryer vent cleaning is the best way to improve dryer performance while eliminating a fire hazard.

According to the U.S. Fire Administration there are an average of 17,700 dryer fires in the U.S. with an approximate $194 million in property, damage 15 deaths and 400 injuries annually. “Failure to clean” was cited as the leading factor contributing to clothes dryer fires in residential buildings. Similar reports by the Consumer Product Safety Commission, (CPSC), confirm annual maintenance of dryers and dryer vents as a home safety issue lacking consumer awareness.

Founded in 2004 Dryer Vent Wizard has awarded 60 franchises in major metro markets. For fire prevention and energy saving tips call Charles Espinosa at (972) 546-7581 or 866-498-SAFE or 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.