If any of the above are happening, stop using the dryer at once and call a trained technician to come and take a look at your exhaust. Unless the dryer vent goes directly outside on a short line, do not try and clean this yourself, because more than likely, you will only impact the line more without the proper tools or training.
What causes a dryer exhaust to become clogged and how can that start a fire or how can you slowly become poisoned? There are several factors on how dryer lines can become clogged, which are:
Dryer vents can be extremely dangerous if not maintained. Try pairing up your dryer maintenance with your air ducts or some other household chore so that it’s easier to remember when it was done last. Your life and your families lives may depend on it.
Dryer Vent Deep Cleaning