A food or trash crusher is a great solution to prevent the kitchen waste bin from filling up with food waste that will eventually generate bad odors. They are usually located under the dishwasher and are responsible for grinding food waste so that they can move through the pipe.
However, sometimes it can get stuck and cause certain problems when using the sink. If hard or very big pieces are placed, the waste-disposal unit would get stuck and collapse the dishwasher drain system.
The minor problem is that the crusher will stop working because it has some debris stuck. This could be easily solved by removing the foreign objects from the system in order to release it and make it work again correctly. Read More