Explore our kitchen sink buying guide and kitchen sink ideas to know which type of sink will best suit your home and lifestyle.
With so many kitchen sink designs to choose from, let us look at the different types of kitchen sinks you can buy and explain what they are best used for.
Hand-made from premium fireclay, this type of kitchen sink has a smooth surface that is resistant to staining and scratching. It is often used in traditional or country kitchen styles. Explore ceramic sinks.
Composite sinks are a durable kitchen sink design, withstanding temperatures up to 200 degrees C and resistant to stains, scratches, chips and cracks. It can be used in many different design schemes too. Explore composite sinks.
Resistant to heat and scratches plus really easy to clean, this type of kitchen sink is a durable choice for a busy kitchen. The polished finish looks best in a modern or Industrial inspired kitchen. Explore stainless-steel sinks.
This kitchen sink design fits flush to your worktop and often comes with a drainer and in-built tap holes. Your builder can fit this type of kitchen sink with laminate and solid worktops.
This type of kitchen sink sits beneath your worktop creating a streamlined look in your kitchen. It can only be fitted with a solid worktop and taps are installed separately by your builder.
You may be a solo cook or like to feed a crowd. Choose your sink size to meet the needs of your cooking habits and the space in your kitchen.
Match your sink and taps the easy way with our sink and tap packages. These include all the parts your builder needs to get your sink fitted quickly.
Here are some of our favourite kitchen sink ideas to inspire your new kitchen design.
Wash away waste
Ask your builder to fit a waste disposal unit with your sink. This clever device will grind food into a pulp, making it easy to wash away unwanted food after dinner.
Water your vegetables
Pair a stainless-steel sink with a spray tap for a kitchen sink idea that recreates a professional kitchen. The flexible spray will make light work of rinsing veggies or cleaning greasy trays.
Drain away water
Add drain grooves into your solid worktop near your sink for a smart place to drain veg or rinse dishes. The grooves will make it easier to clean and drain water away.
The double farmhouse
For an attractive focal point in a country kitchen design, place two ceramic sinks side by side. This will give you room for family-size dinner preparations and to maintain your kitchen garden.
Turn your kitchen sink area into a statement feature with one of our stylish sinks. From single inset bowls to double undermount sinks, find a sink that will make light work of the dishes.