Kitchen & Bath Spotlight: Kitchen Sinks

The black granite with natural front apron Farmhouse sink from Stone Forest measures 33 by 22 by 10 in. Designed to mix the simplicity of Japanese styles with contemporary design, it is sealed prior to shipping and should be resealed once or twice a year with tile and stone sealer.


Samsung Staron solid surface kitchen sinks can be integrated with solid surface countertops for a smooth, continuous surface to eliminate grout lines. The sinks are available in nine models and three neutral shades.


Franke introduces a triple undermount kitchen sink that contains two large compartments and surrounds a third disposer compartment tocontain messes.


The Pro TaskSink collection from Kohler introduces its 18-gauge stainless steel Pro TaskCenter in a shorter 39-in. length. Available in triple-, double- and single-basin configurations, it can be outfitted with a hardwood cutting board, folding wire rack and mesh colander.


Linkasink’s Farmhouse Kitchen sink is a hand-made interior and exterior hammered copper sink. Available in either a copper or nickel-plated finish, it measures 30 by 20 by 10 in. and has a 31/2-in. drain.


New additions to Swanstone’s line of sinks are its new double- and single-bowl kitchen sinks made of quartz stone. Either sink can be used as an undermount or as a drop-in and is available in black, white or tan.


The Basso butterfly bowl corner sink from the Astracast family of stone composite sinks features a rear-placed drainer board that drains directly into the sink bowls. It’s available in seven colors: metallic black, metallic gray, Sahara stone, alpine white, smoke stone, island sand and sylvanite grey.


Teka introduces its new Linea Series sinks, a streamline-designed series for a contemporary look. This series includes a hand-polished stainless steel finish with extra-deep bowl design for big pots and pans.


Moen’s line of composite sinks, MoenStone Granite, is designed to be strong, durable and scratch resistant. Available in five colors, including black, blue, metallic, ivory and white, these sinks are offered in either undermount or drop-in installation options.


Sterling introduces single- and double-basin stainless steel models of undercounter kitchen sinks. Designed to coordinate with solid-surface countertops and stainless steel appliances, it’s available in three configurations.


The Home Refinements Collection from Julien is a group of stainless steel sinks and workstations. Included in this collection are apron and farmhouse sinks, worktop and undermount sinks, a full-service AquaCentre workstation and kitchen islands.


KWC introduces its Matterhorn performance series sink made of 16-gauge 18/10 chromium stainless steel, sound-deadening padding and a double Dinaphon undercoating. It features a brushed stainless steel finish and has a welded seam construction.


American Standard’s Lakeland kitchen workstation now offers a bamboo cutting board as part of its innovative accessories collection. Accessories include a removable second bowl, drain, colander, dish rack, grid and utensil holders.


The Z Series basins from Bates and Bates are crafted from non-ferrous metals (bronze, stainless steel, brass and copper), which are combined with high-tech polymer binders to create a durable material.