Rubbish Chute Replacement


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If you are handy enough, you could try replacing the latches and the hinges of your rubbish chute door yourself, to ensure it closes properly and keeps out the smell and the bugs. For bigger replacements or repairs, it is advised to call a rubbish chute contractor instead. A hygienic rubbish chute is very important and is best done by someone that has the necessary experience. The same goes for a replacement, this is a very precise procedure and if done improperly, will not provide you the solution you need.


How to replace a HDB rubbish chute?

A HDB rubbish chute comes in standard sizes and therefore, very easy to find and replace. A1 Rubbish Chute Singapore provides a 1-stop service for your HDB rubbish chute replacement, by supplying and installing your HDB rubbish chute for you. It comes in either aluminium or stainless steel material and can come in a variety of colours to give a pop of colour to your home.

Find out here how we help you to replace your HDB rubbish chute.


How to replace a Condo rubbish chute?

The process of replacing a condo rubbish chute is very similar to the replacement of a HDB rubbish chute. However, unlike a HDB rubbish chute, it does not come in standard sizes. Therefore, a condo rubbish chute needs to be measured before a rubbish chute replacement can be ordered for the rubbish chute installation. Measure the rubbish chute yourself and share this information with the expert that will replace your refuse chute or call for a rubbish chute contractor that can take measurements of your chute if you are not certain what to measure.


Why do I need a rubbish chute replacement?

As you use a rubbish chute on a daily basis, it is important to keep it clean and smoothly functioning. Rubbish chutes can, if not properly maintained, can lead to a growing problem of insect infestation, odorous smells or even fire in your home. Therefore, it is advised that you take good care of your rubbish chute and when it stops functioning properly, you should determine what the problem is and take action.

Most homeowners and property managers neglect rubbish chutes, yet they are vital to ensure good sanitary conditions. If your system requires frequent repairs, it is time to replace the rubbish chutes.



Are your rubbish chutes facing these problems? If so, you may need to replace your rubbish chute.


Rust: Your rubbish chute is already showing signs of damage as it continues to rust for various reasons, usually due to lack of or wrong maintenance.

Dents: If there are dents that results in a misshapen  rubbish chute, it loses its air-tight qualities, then the rubbish chute is not useful to you anymore.

Smelly: If you notice that there is strong, foul odour coming from your rubbish chute, you need a rubbish chute replacement quickly.

Noise: If your rubbish chute tends to produce loud bangs, it means you might want to replace your rubbish chute with a shorter tongue.

Leaking Rubbish Chute: Some homes have their rubbish chutes near a water source, perhaps under a kitchen sink. If your pipes are leaking, it will affect your rubbish chute by making it rust faster.

To learn more about how these factors affect your rubbish chute and explained in further details, you’d want to read When To Replace Your Rubbish Chutes in Singapore.

When may I need a rubbish chute repair?

Perhaps you might not need a rubbish chute replacement if only minor repairs are needed. Most of the time, rubbish chute doors are stuck, face broken handles, a need to reinforce with silicon seals, or the hinges are proving difficult to open the rubbish chute cover. In these cases, we will make the best recommendation for which rubbish chute services you require.

However, do note that this will likely only temporarily solve your rubbish chute problem. Most of the problems arise from wear and tear or lack of maintenance. Click here to find out What Type of Rubbish Chute Repairs you can encounter.


Case Studies

HDB Rubbish Chute Replacement – Holland Village


HDB Rubbish Chute Replacement Singapore – Bedok


HDB Rubbish Chute Replacement Singapore – Bukit Timah


Who To Call For Rubbish Chute Services

A1 Rubbish Chute Singapore provides quick response and support for HDB and Condo Homeowners who need rubbish chute services. What you get is Singapore rubbish chutes at reasonable and affordable prices, with quality workmanship. We specialise in HDB rubbish chute and Condo rubbish chute works. Need help learning more about your HDB Rubbish Chute or Condo Rubbish Chute? Read through our articles and browse through our past rubbish chute replacements. For reliable rubbish chute services, Whatsapp us now, call +65 6797 8776 or email us at!

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