Those who prepare their own meals, spend a relatively long time in the kitchen, which are obliged to take care of it the right organization to choose the best materials and forms, taking into account their strengths and weaknesses. And, of course, do not forget the aesthetic side of things. All this applies even to install a conventional washer.
Before you decide on the material from which made washing, it is imperative to take account of its shape. There are 4 main categories:
–Sink with an apron, it is called rustic sink with a front apron (rim). That’s a pretty broad and large sink.
–Sink under the table, which not only looks harmoniously, but easy to clean countertops.
–Flush sink that is integrated or superimposed on the countertop.
–Integrated sink made of the same material as the countertop.
Basically when choosing guided by the rules of aesthetics. Flush cleaning is considered the budget option, it is easy to install, even on the countertop laminate. Installation of a sink, which is located under the sink or sink with an apron should be dealt with by professionals; they are installed on tabletops of the more expensive and durable materials. Integrated sink – the most expensive option because of the cost of materials.
Sink with an apron
The charming kitchen sink fit in the house, or a traditional farmhouse style. They are usually deeper and heavier than conventional washers. To install the required 1 meter of free space. Bedside table under the sink should also be designed to fit the apron. Of course, with an apron sink can be installed not only in large old country houses. There are many examples where a modern kitchen set such washing, for example, stainless steel. Traditionally, such a sink with a sink, but now appear with a double.
Today, a wide range of sinks, but to make the right decision, then it is necessary to know all the advantages and disadvantages. By negligence can often break the plates or glasses on the broad and massive apron. In addition, the cleaning of stainless steel apron over time, covered with scratches, even from an iron buckle on the belt of trousers or jeans iron buttons. If you install the sink under the worktop, then the gap between the two will remain where it will be exposed to moisture, and which will be collected dirt.
Sink under the worktop
This type of sink is the most popular, as for them, and especially easy to care for countertops. This type can be set on the table a variety of materials, including even natural stone, concrete, quartz. They can be installed on countertops made of wood, which must be specially treated to not damaged by moisture. Sink can be installed on a laminate countertop, but it is necessary to consult with specialists about the quality and durability.
Between the sink and countertop should be no gaps. The edges of the sink and the sink must match that moisture from the countertop could easily wipe down the sink. Under these conditions, the installation will be easy to care for the surface, and the remains of food will not be collected in the joints. You can install a sink below the countertop where a 3 mm, but then we can not forget about it, because you can accidentally touch the plate on the ledge, pulling it out of the shell. Do not be amiss to install and water-tight seal between the edges of sinks and countertops.
This type of cleaning is considered the budget option and can be installed on a porous wooden or laminate countertop. They are placed on the table, and the seam between the sink and countertop is sealed. The fact that the rim sink rises above the countertop, complicates the process of cleaning – not be easy to sweep away the water in the sink, once on the surface of the countertop.
Despite this, these sinks look nice, especially in the kitchen, the design of which is designed in a rustic or country-style. As well as cleaning with an apron, this species can be a decorative element of the interior in the kitchen.
If you want to wash everything was perfect, and at the same set of durable expensive countertop materials, including natural stone, metal, quartz, then you need to think about an integrated sink. It is made from the same material as the worktop, therefore it has a perfect appearance. When installing it will not have any seams, gaps, which can be collected moisture and dirt.
Integrated washing is the most expensive option, since it mainly develop and manufacture to order. In addition, installation professionals – not a cheap pleasure. But the choice of a car wash can be considered ideal.