No matter the style of your kitchen, there is an appropriate sink material that will complement it. These options are durable, affordable, and easy to keep clean.
Stainless steel is one of the most adaptable materials for kitchen sinks, being resistant to rusting, extreme temperatures and scratches.
1. Kraus Loften Drop-In Stainless Steel Sink
Kitchen sinks offer many choices when it comes to materials, installation types, basin sizes, brands and prices. Finding the appropriate sink can help with food prep, cleanup and more – finding one is essential!
Kraus’ Loften sink is an ideal workhorse to tackle daily tasks with. Featuring scratch- and fade-resistant finishes and NoiseDefend super-silencer pads to reduce noise and vibration, as well as a recessed bowl divider to keep water contained within its own basin, eliminating splashes on countertops.
Although Kraus and Ruvati sinks often rank highly on review pages, it may be hard to narrow down which brand will best meet your kitchen needs. To help make an informed choice, let’s examine their offerings across key categories.
2. Hilljeson Double Bowl Top Mount Sink
Hilljeson’s double-bowl top mount sink fits seamlessly into any countertop cutout for additional work space for large cutting boards and tall pans. The 4mm mounting deck sits flush against the counter for a finished look while pre-drilled holes make adding faucet and soap dispenser easy. NoiseDefend sound-dampening pads reduce noise vibration, while rounded corners and sloped bottom enhance drainage. Finished in 18 gauge 304 stainless steel to resist corrosion with its European satin brushed finish that looks great for years.
3. Blanco Diamond Silgranit Super Single Undermount Sink
BLANCO DIAMOND brings together beauty and functionality for an ideal kitchen sink experience. Its large single bowl design provides plenty of space for rinsing, washing, soaking and spraying tasks; plus larger items like pots and pans can be maneuvered easily around its circumference.
Made of rock hard SILGRANIT material, its natural smooth stone surface is easy to maintain with non-porous and hygienic characteristics that resist stains, chips, scratches and heat damage. Intended to withstand everyday wear and tear from heavy cookware and hot bakeware use; color-through; won’t fade in direct sunlight and is resistant to household acids and alkalis;
Design and fabrication take place in North America; installation requires at least 36″ cabinet size for undermount installation.
4. Blanco Diamond Silgranit Super Single Drop-In Sink
BLANCO’s patented granite composite, SILGRANIT, offers the beauty of natural stone with strength and durability for everyday life. Resistant to all stains, household acids, alkalis solutions and easily cleaned; can tolerate hot bakeware and heavy cookware with scuff marks; as well as temperature fluctuations between hot and cold environments.
SILGRANIT’s color runs deep through, so it won’t fade with exposure to sunlight or harsh chemicals. Plus, its nonporous surface helps push away liquids and residue for an easy maintenance solution that lasts.
The large single bowl design of this sink provides plenty of room to maneuver larger items such as pots and pans around. Available in nine nature-inspired colors, it is suitable for drop-in installation with standard undermount clips. Please note: A 36″ minimum cabinet size is required before installing this kitchen sink.