Discover the Advantages of a Stainless Steel Sink


Before you get started on your spring cleaning, take advantage of the winter months to spruce up your kitchen with a simple home improvement project. When it comes to the overall presentation of our kitchens, many people often take their sinks for granted.  We’re constantly using them to wash our hands or food items. But it can also add to the character of your kitchen. A stainless steel sink is one of the best options for remodeling your kitchen

There are a variety of different materials anyone can choose from for their sink. But stainless steel has clearly emerged as the most popular. The reasons are numerous. Installation is relatively inexpensive and its light weight and nearly unbreakable construction make it a good long-term investment for your home.

Stainless steel kitchen sinks are very easy to clean and are able to maintain a new appearance for long time. Their durability is hard to beat. Stainless steel sinks are resistant to most chemical and you’ll never have to worry about corrosion.  But if you’re concerned about scratches, it’s recommended to use a plastic or rubber mat to protect the surface to help maintain its shine.

When choosing a stainless steel sink, your first major decision to select the size. This will also help determine the gauge of the steel. The larger the gauge number, the thinner the steel. Most homeowners select a gauge between 18 and 20. If you choose a thinner stainless steel (gauge 20 or higher) it’s more likely to dent or scratch easily.

Cosmetically, one of the major advantages of owning a stainless steel sink is they can blend in with several different types of décor as well as any color. The mirrored finish also gives the sink a shiny appearance. Half Price Countertops in Pompano Beach offers over 15 different styles of undermount  stainless steel kitchen sinks. The edge lip of the sink is mounted below the surface of the countertop. By utilizing the undermount design, it allows the counter to flow into the sink. One of the best recommendations for an undermount stainless steel sink is to use stone countertops.

No matter what type of material you want to use for your sink, the experts at Half Price Countertops in Pompano Beach can help keep your kitchen and bathrooms looking beautiful. Whether you need granite, quartz or marble countertops, remnants as well as sinks, Half Price Countertops can help make your home improvement project simple. Call today at 954-867-8310 for a free estimate.