Considerations for Selecting the Perfect Kitchen Sink

Where you are you considering changing out your current dated kitchen sink or working with a Home Remodeling Contractor to build your dream kitchen, “you must choose a great kitchen sink that is more than just visually appealing. It must work well with your chosen kitchen faucet and also be one that is capable of handling all the general functions you plan on utilizing within its body. While sinks can be expensive, they’re a fairly low-cost item when compared to the overall cost of a kitchen. Kitchen sinks can be designed to support a variety of functions in mind. You can use a sink for washing dishes, preparing food, and much more. You have to choose a sink that is easy to maintain and suitable for the needs you hold,” comments

Today we have a lot of choices with the different types of kitchen sinks you can get. These choices include a variety of formats and materials, drop-in sinks, double bowl sinks, stainless sinks, copper sinks, cast iron sinks, ones with specially designed traps to catch waste food… the list is endless. 

Here are some of the considerations while selecting your perfect kitchen sink:

Types of kitchen sinks

  • Undermount
  • Top mount or drop-in
  • Flush Mount
  • Farmhouse
  • Self-rimming
  • Quartz
  • Prep Sink
  • Island

Types of materials used

  • Stainless steel
  • Cast iron
  • Composite
  • Fireclay
  • Bamboo


  • Single-bowl
  • Double-bowl
  • Double-offset
  • Corner sink
  • Bar sink

Other considerations

  • Cost
  • Size
  • Added features to find
    • Covers
    • Dedicated hot water tap
    • Hose
    • Button for garbage disposal feature
    • Drying rack

When you are ready to move forward with a kitchen remodel, talk with a local Remodeling Contractor.

About Georgia Home Remodeling

Georgia Home Remodeling is a Gwinnett-based remodeling and renovation contractor company that has been serving Metro Atlanta and North Georgia since 1991. Originally created by company founder and president Chris Allen as a small painting company, GHR has since grown into a full service custom remodeling and home renovation provider.

Georgia Home Remodeling is dedicated to providing great service and quality work at a fair price. From the initial contact until the job’s completion, we will be prompt, courteous and communicative, and will always do exactly what we promise to do at the price we quoted.

We are fully licensed and insured home renovation contractor, and our diverse and experienced crews include carpenters, painters, electricians, plumbers, flooring specialist and HVAC professionals. Company president Chris Allen, who oversees and manages each GHR job, is also a Certified Graduate Builder, Certified Lead Carpenter and Certified Remodeler.

Contact us via email or call today 678-635-5429 to request a quote and let us help you make your dreams for your home a reality!