Check out these links to find out what variables can affect the internal temperature of dryers and the answers to other commonly asked questions.

How Dryers Work

We use them all the time, but do you know how they work?

One-Stop Data Shop

NFPA's High-Rise Fact Sheet offers statistics on fires in high-rise buildings from 2009 to 2013.

Topical Fire Research Series

An article about clothes dryer fires in residential buildings published January 2007 in Issue 1, Volume 7 of TFRS.

Dryer Fire Video

Fire Department shows how easy a fire can start in your dryer.