Everything but the kitchen sink

July 11th 2018
By: Melanie Hollidge
Everything but the kitchen sink

When you move to property in Chigwell, Loughton or Woodford you will probably bring everything you need but the kitchen sink. You may be very happy with the kitchen sink in your new home or you might be looking to choose a new one. 

Getting the kitchen sink right is about more than just design. It is used for just about every important job in the kitchen from washing hands, rinsing vegetables, preparing other food, cleaning up afterwards and everything in-between it’s something you’ll use every day. Because of that, you need to make sure that you’ve chosen the right type of material, style for your Chigwell Loughton or Woodford kitchen sink.

It may seem like a simple choice but choosing the right kitchen sink can be the make or break in a kitchen working or not. Firstly what is it going to be made from? As a bit of a general rule, there are stainless steel sinks, ceramic or composite. Ceramic will break things more easily however it’s easy to clean and less easy to damage. Stainless steel will allow more of a knock on crockery before chipping it but can dent and however brilliant your cleaning products are will tend to age. Composite is great though take care of joints if there are any. It’s also less hardy to stains and extreme temperatures than the above.

Then you need to consider size should you have just one big sink (with a loose washing up bowl inside) this is considered by many to be the most practical.   You can fit large dishes in to soak, clear all the surfaces of debris and even bathe small children or animals in it! But there are lots of other options for a smaller sink and pairs of sinks. In lots of Loughton, Woodford or Chigwell homes you will probably have a utility room or a boot room with a sink or two so you could be spoilt for choice.