There is a lot of small maintenance work around the house that we often neglect the small things. If you want to be a responsible house owner then you need to keep track of all the small things, such as your trash chute door. If you live in a house where chute doors are used for trash or garbage, then you need to check your chute door from time to time, make sure it is working properly because more often than not Trash Chute Closer is prone to wear out after some time. If it is broken you need to replace it with the new one. The convenience of having a chute door also comes with the fact that it is pretty easy to install the chute closer.
Here is how you can check your chute door closer is broken or not. You already feel the difference if it is broken, but just to be sure you need to open your trash chute door and look for the piston attached to your door. Now, check both ends of the piston, on one end you will see the small ball socket, make sure it is broken, and on the other end you will see a hydraulic piston, you need to make sure it is not crack from any point. If it is cracked and causing the air to leak then you need to replace your old Trash Chute Hydraulic Closer with a new one.