SomeIn both residential and commercial buildings, it is important to have your trash chute or trash compactors cleaned on a regular basis. Without proper maintenance, trash chutes and trash compactors can cause serious issues, including:
Just like garbage left out for too long will start to stink, a messy trash compactor can give off a foul odor if not properly maintained. As trash, food and other items begin to mold and grow bacteria, it will only get worse.
Possible health risks:
Bacteria and mold can grow in a dirty trash chute and trash compactor, which can cause health problems (LINK: OTHER BLOG) for you and your family.
To prevent these issues and other problems, be sure you’re having your trash chute and trash compactor cleaned on a regular basis. Learn more about what you can do yourself here.