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Burning chemical smell coming from the gas dryer

There is a chemical burning smell coming from the gas dryer. We are having wood floors put in our house and the fumes from the stain and poly was my original thought of the source of the smell. Now I'm not so sure. Our clothes and towels that have been dried smell bad. What is the cause of this?

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Hi,
You first thought was probably the correct one...the fumes from the new paint may take a few days to disspate enough not to react with the heat of the dryer...I would give it a few dyas to clear before looking any further...

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Posted on May 28, 2010

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