February 27, 2018 / Rochel Delaney / Kitchens
Do you know the standard kitchen sink size? It comes in the measurement of 33 inches. The installation of this standard sink can be conducted by the professional if you want to reduce the risk of mistakes. Make sure that the countertop is enough to hold the clips of the sinks. Actually, the size of the countertop, which holds the sink, depends on the type of sink. If you are in the market, you know that sinks take many forms, shapes and designs.
There are two major forms of kitchen sinks. Both are the under mounted and above ground sinks. The latter one usually is installed in the bathroom, while the former takes place in the kitchen. The silicone sealant will be applied to seal the under mounted sink on the countertop. The sink with the standard base measured at 33 inches can be tucked at 32.5 inches sink.
Get the best sink type
Besides finding the proper dimension of kitchen sink, you have to select the best one, which can last longer. Scrutinize the design and material of sink before you make a purchasing. The most common material for kitchen sink is stainless steel. It has great hardness and strength. It fits well the modern, contemporary and mid century kitchen design. If you have farmhouse or country styled kitchen ideas, choose copper styled standard sink. It has rustic effect, which will support the beauty of pottery barn and country kitchen. However, the price of copper sink is more expensive.
Granite sinks for exclusive look
If you are confused to find out the exclusive kitchen sink for Victorian or Italian interior design, why don’t you choose the granite sink? It also comes in a standard size. People love granite because it matches well with the luxurious look of the cooking room. You can also decorate the countertop with elegant granite. It gives a uniform effect in the cooking room. It comes in many colors such as black, white, beige, taupe, blue and light gray tone. Select the one, which complements the rest of the kitchen decoration.