When choosing the kitchen sink and tap the beauty and aesthetics of the kitchen should be considered.
There are many different types of kitchen sinks on the market and all have different features and qualities. They can come a variety of materials, sizes and finfishes from stainless steel, enamel and stone are the most common types of materials used in sinks.
When choosing a kitchen sink, it is important to think about the style of kitchen tap that will be attached to it. When choosing a kitchen tap you must consider the style and design of your kitchen and the symmetry of other items in the room.
You can choose from many different styles that are appropriate for your kitchen when choosing a tap. Vintage designs can be quite popular, but you must think about whether they will complement your kitchen style. If you kitchen is a newer more modern kitchen, the choosing a more modern tap may be a better choice.
Some popular styles include pull out or drop down spouts and mixer taps. If you choose a pull out spout or one that drops into the sink, you will need to ensure that it is the right length for your sink and that there is enough room to pull it out from.
A mixer tap can add sophistication to your kitchen and are very easy to use. A typical mixer tap has two handles, one for the hot water and one for the cold water. In recent years, lever taps have become more popular due to their ease of use having only one handle. It’s very rare these days that a kitchen sink will have separate hot and cold taps.
When choosing a kitchen sink, take a look around your kitchen. Look at the other material finishes in your kitchen. By matching existing materials in your kitchen you will have a consistent feel.
Splashbacks are also popular and of course functional. If you are inclined to use a splashback around your kitchen sink instead of tiles, talk to us and we can help you decide the right choice and colour to complement your kitchen.