Kitchen Sink / September 11, 2018 / Millard Dupuis
There are so many styles of kitchen sinks to choose from today from contemporary to rustic in a large range of materials colors and shapes. Let us look at several kinds of kitchen sinks. Stainless steel - Popular choice for many homeowners. This material can go very well in a modern kitchen with clean lines. Stainless steel has the advantage of being easy to clean. Some disadvantages of this material is the fact that it can be easily dented and it can be noisy. Nickel and Copper - Kitchen sinks can be made in other metals besides stainless steel. Metals sinks can be beautiful but also more expensive. Nickel is the hardest of the two metals. At the current time copper is considered very popular.
Copper requires no maintenance if it is a pure copper sink. Porcelain enamel on cast iron - This material is another popular choice for kitchen sinks because of its durability and it large range of quality style and colors. Porcelain enamel kitchen sinks usually last about 25 to 30 years or more. The surface of these type of kitchen sink is composed of ground glass melted and applied to the hot cast iron. This type of kitchen sink type is available for under mount self-rimming and tile-in installations. Because glass can easily break against this type of material it is necessary to use a sink mat.
Granite counter tops offer the hardest surface available for cutting and food preparation. These non porous surfaces can withstand the heavy use of a commercial kitchen while maintaining an elegant appearance. Clean up and maintenance is easy with any of these counter surfaces. No kitchen can be complete without a kitchen sink. From sales to installation of kitchen sinks everything is available at Whether it is an undermount sink a top mount or a moulded sink that is integrated into the work surface in one integral piece this website has it all. The best of the U.K. and European manufacturers are represented. Sinks from Avalon Shaws Franke Blanco and Lansdowne are all available for quick delivery. In addition kitchen sinks from American manufactures such as Koehler are available also. Water taps from every major manufacture will complete the look and design.