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Kitchen Sinks - How to Choose a Kitchen Sink

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Kitchen Sinks | How to Choose a Kitchen Sink

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It’s tough to choose a kitchen sink. In the decorisland.com web site there are at least 1800 different models of kitchen sinks. Since whatever model kitchen sink you will choose will be the sink you live with for a very long time you should choose wisely.

It’s worth knowing your kitchen sink choices because this is an area where you can really make improvements to your kitchen. First think. What do you want most from your new kitchen sink? You can choose style and looks, durability and how easy is it to maintain and clean. You can balance these factors when choosing which of the thousands of kitchen sinks will end up in your home.

The easiest kitchen sinks to deal with are made of stainless steel or cast iron. I’m practically a senior citizen so stainless steel kitchen sinks were the newest thing to me when they first came out. At this point in time the stainless steel kitchen sink has overtaken the old time favorite, the cast iron kitchen sink in sales.

There is a good reason for this. The first word in stainless steel sink is stainless, which is its most important feature. It’s really easy to clean and keep clean. A warm sponge with soapy water will clean a stainless steel sink nine times out of ten, but you can always apply some steel wool in a pinch without damaging the stainless steel finish.

Cast iron kitchen sinks are still a great kitchen sink choice. They are easy to clean and pretty hard to stain but because a cast iron sink is finished with enamel it can come in colors which can really makes that kitchen sink look classy. It’s not really that much of a sacrifice to get those good looks.

Granite has really come in to the kitchen and there are some kitchen sink buyers who must have a granite kitchen sink to match their granite counters. Granite counters need extra care but that is even more so for granite kitchen sinks. It’s a simple calculation. You’re going to wash dishes and prepare meals in that granite kitchen sink so you will have much more wear and tear on it. A dishwasher is a recommended item to take the load of the granite kitchen sink and that’s why I married one. (That’s really a joke to see if you got to this part. I meant an electric dishwasher that takes the load of the sink.)

You may want to consider purchasing one of the composite granite kitchen sinks. At first glance they appear exactly like the granite kitchen sinks. They’re even made of 80% granite. The composites toughen up the granite making it far more stain resistant and much easier to maintain. The Blanco Diamond line is a great example of a composite kitchen sink.

Of course you can buy kitchen sinks in all sorts of exotic materials. Hammered copper, fireclay, bronze, moored onyx and nickel. You can get handmade hand painted kitchen sinks. How about a vessel over mount model or a magic kitchen sink? You can see them right here at decorisland.com.

Are you overloaded yet? You still need to decide if you need a single double or triple bowl kitchen sink. (I like double myself.) If you choose a double bowl kitchen sink, do you want equal double bowls or unequal double bowls? Do you want a farmhouse or apron style sink?

The point is please take your time when choosing. Think of the possibilities. Decorisland.com gives you any choice you want in kitchen sinks because you deserve the world of possibilities. With decorisland.com the world of kitchen sinks is as close as your computer.


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We’ve spent a little time expanding your mind on kitchen sink possibilities. Now we want to provide you with some great links that will let you view some of these possibilities in our kitchen sinks category. You should learn what a double bowl kitchen sink looks like. Click to see the different materials and finishes. Get a feel for the colors. You’ll probably end up with a kitchen sink that will give you far more pleasure than your first choice.

Browse through these links. It’s our version of window shopping for kitchen sinks right in your own home.

hamat kitchen sinks

Hamat, a high quality brand of stainless steel kitchen sinks and one of the few manufacturers that complete the fabrication from obtaining the raw material to the end.

kohler kitchen sinks

Some well made Kohler stainless steel kitchen sinks

blanco kitchen sinks

Blanco is another high quality kitchen sink line and they make great stainless steel kitchen sinks.
The Blanco Diamond line of composite kitchen sinks are 80% granite mixed with composite designed to deliver a non porous highly stain resistant kitchen sink that looks and feels like granite. Blanco diamond kitchen sinks are extremely popular.
Hammered copper kitchen sinks are really beautiful useful works of art.
Fireclay kitchen sinks have matured into their own category of the must have kitchen sink.
Some people love the looks of a bronze kitchen sink.
These are handmade masterpieces of functional art otherwise known as moored onyx kitchen sinks. I know you’ll love them.
There is a very unique look to a vessel kitchen sink.
This handmade line of linkasink kitchen sinks are named magic kitchen sinks. It will make your kitchen seem magical with no sleight of hand involved.
I’m definitely going to get one of these handpainted kitchen sinks when I build my dream kitchen. Will you?
If you believe in equality in double bowl sinks then one of these double bowl kitchen sinks may be just right for you.
If you believe that not all bowls should be equal (that’s okay by kitchen sinks,) then one of these unequal bowl kitchen sinks may be made for you.
A nice mix of equal and unequal of composite kitchen sinks.

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Kitchen Sinks - How to Choose a Kitchen Sink

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