Sink FAQs:


Q: Are sinks made of many different materials?

A: Yes.

Q: Are sinks installed below the countertop surface?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a sink then clamped to the bottom of the material from below?

A: Yes.

Q: Are sinks usually designed for their aesthetic appeal and can be obtained in a wide variety of unusual shapes and colors such as floral shapes?

A: Yes.

Q: Are sinks from the early days of sinks and baths were made from natural teak with no additional finishing?

A: Yes.

Q: Are sinks their low cost?

A: Yes.

Q: Were sinks once common?

A: Yes, but today tend to be used only in very-high-end applications or applications that must resist caustic chemicals that would damage more-conventional sinks.

Q: Are sinks subject to damage by hot objects but damaged areas can sometimes be sanded-down to expose undamaged material?

A: Yes.

Q: Are sinks now shallow?

A: Yes.

Q: Are sinks made by drawing a sheet of stainless steel over a die?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a sink clamped into the hole from below?

A: Yes.

Q: Are sinks becoming more popular?

A: Yes, although they tend to be easily damaged by hard objects - like scouring a cast iron frying pan in the sink.

Q: Are sinks simply made using injection-molded thermoplastics?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a sink a deep sink that has a finished front?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a sink a rectangular ceramic sink with a rounded rim which is set into a work surface?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a sink that the Belfast sink is fitted with an overflow weir which prevented water from spilling over the sink's edge by draining it away and down into the wastewater plumbing?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a sink a free-standing sink?

A: Yes, and generally finished and decorated on all sides, that sits directly on the surface of the furniture on which it is mounted.

Q: Were sinks originally shallower than Belfast sinks?

A: Yes.

Q: Are sinks fabricated by welding?

A: Yes.

Q: Are sinks durable?

A: Yes, and attractive, and can often be molded with an integrated countertop or joined to a separate countertop in a seamless fashion, leading to no sink-to-countertop joint or a very smooth sink-to-countertop joint that can not trap dirt or germs.