A smart dryer is a dryer with the ability to establish an Internet connection through a home Wi-Fi network. Once it is set up, its user has the possibility to access various functions of the appliance remotely. Checking of the loaded program status can be done remotely from anywhere. It is also possible to start the load from a smartphone app and observe its progress until getting a notification about its finish at the end. Also, such dryers use their smart features to inform their users about the need for its vents cleaning which makes it not necessary again to check on it every now and then. Lastly, the smartphone apps used to operate the dryers usually have a smart feature that gives suggestions to the user to turn them on during times when the electricity rates are lower to save money on the bills.