Small sinks: sizes, advice on choice and 80+ practical models for a small kitchen

Stylish bronze sink in an industrial kitchen

Stylish bronze sink in the kitchen in the loft style

It is difficult to say that small kitchen in the apartment - advantage, but small kitchen sinks, like other accessories, will cost you a good price. And if you are a small kitchen owner, do not despair, because in place of huge aggregates and attributes come compact parts that will please you with its originality and beauty.

  • Features of the choice of kitchen sink
  • Popular models of sinks with prices
  • Varieties 
  • Comparison of materials of manufacture
  • Number of sections: making the best choice
  • Small sinks in the kitchen: installation
  • Features of the installation
A small sink in the kitchen in an ethnic style. Designer solution - porcelain and hand-painted

A small sink in the kitchen in an ethnic style. Designer solution - porcelain and hand-painted

Features of choosing a small sink in the kitchen

When selecting an aggregate, it is necessary to pay attention to several parameters that play an important role in the further functioning of the product:

  1. Material for washing.
  2. Size and shape.
  3. Color and type of elements.
  4. Features and methods of installation.
  5. Subtlety of placement.

All these moments should be taken into account in connection with their importance for users, after all, washing primarily will determine your degree of comfort in the kitchen.

A small sink - a practical solution for any kitchen

A small sink - a practical solution for any kitchen

The most popular small kitchen sinks with prices

Model Characteristics Price
TEKA BE Linea R15 34.40
Small sinks: sizes, advice on choice and 80+ practical models for a small kitchen
Mortise kitchen sink,
rectangular,
made of stainless steel,
ШхГ 38х44 cm.
4 930 ₽
Buy
Reginox R18 2330
Small sinks: sizes, advice on choice and 80+ practical models for a small kitchen
Mortise kitchen sink,
rectangular,
made of stainless steel,
ШхГ 34.10х28.10 cm.
7,562 ₽
Buy
Longran Classic CLS 400.500
Small sinks: sizes, advice on choice and 80+ practical models for a small kitchen
Mortise kitchen sink,
rectangular,
from artificial granite,
ШхГ 40х50 cm.
7,230 ₽
Buy
Zigmund Shtain PLATZ 465
Small sinks: sizes, advice on choice and 80+ practical models for a small kitchen
Mortise kitchen sink,
rectangular,
from artificial granite,
ШхГ 46.50х50.50 cm.
2 369 ₽
Buy
Blanco Legra 6S Compact with Daras mixer
Small sinks: sizes, advice on choice and 80+ practical models for a small kitchen
Manufacturer Blanco,
Brown color,
width of the sink is 60 cm,
PuraDurII coating: protection from dirt and plaque
11 751 ₽
Buy
Blanco Metra 6S Compact
Small sinks: sizes, advice on choice and 80+ practical models for a small kitchen
Mortise kitchen sink,
rectangular,
from artificial granite,
equipped with a wing,
wrap-around sink,
button for draining water,
WxD 78x50 cm.
12,813 ₽
Buy
Frap F4557
Small sinks: sizes, advice on choice and 80+ practical models for a small kitchen
Mortise kitchen sink,
round,
made of stainless steel,
equipped with a wing,
wrap-around sink,
ШхГ 57х45 cm.
2 186 ₽
Buy
Blanco Rondoval 45
Small sinks: sizes, advice on choice and 80+ practical models for a small kitchen
Mortise kitchen sink,
round,
from artificial granite,
W.H. 53.50h49 cm.
8 795 ₽
Buy
Blanco Zia 9E Silgranit PuraDur
Small sinks: sizes, advice on choice and 80+ practical models for a small kitchen
Mortise kitchen sink,
rectangular,
from artificial granite,
equipped with a wing,
wing on the left,
WxD 93x51 cm.
13 571 ₽
Buy
FRANKE MON 651 E
Small sinks: sizes, advice on choice and 80+ practical models for a small kitchen
Mortise kitchen sink,
non-standard,
made of stainless steel,
equipped with a wing,
wing on the left,
ШхГ 96х50 cm.
6,981 ₽
Buy

Types of kitchen sinks

Classification by shape and size

First of all, you need to determine the shape of the product, which can be several.

Square has dimensions of 50 x 50 cm, 60 x 60 cm. Such devices are comfortable for washing dishes and have roominess. Produced by the manufacturer in a wide range and functionality.

Rectangular products are offered in the criteria of 55 x 50 cm, 50 x 80 cm, 50 x 100 cm. They will be excellent attributes for countertops narrow type, but it is worth remembering that because of this, table tops can become less comfortable in terms of quality, unhindered use.

Round in form the elements have diametrical indices of 45-51 cm and are convenient in view of the missing corners, and also have good capacity. But they often lack sections of an additional type.

Double rectangular sink in the interior in rustic style

Double rectangular sink in the interior in rustic style

Round sink is an excellent solution for classic cuisine

Round sink is an excellent solution for classic cuisine

It is important to know!  The normal depth of the bowl is up to 20 cm. Too deep products are inconvenient to use, and small ones contribute to splashing water.

A small square sink is suitable for a small kitchen

A small square sink is suitable for a small kitchen

Modern rectangular version

Modern rectangular version

Miniature rectangular sink

Miniature rectangular sink

The modern market also offers non-standard sinks for the kitchen:

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Triangular car wash (angular). Such products will help to competently save space, even if they are large enough.

Five- and hexagonal products are popular in modern kitchens. They are formed by the wings on the sides, which gives them a parameter of greater capacity and simplicity of installation.

It is important to know! The size of the bowl should be such that the remote parameter from its sidewall to the side elements is 5 cm or more.

Triangle sink in the cooking area

Triangle sink in the cooking area

Petite kitchen sink This parameter will be selected correctly if you observe the basic criteria for selecting this product.

 

Comparison of materials of manufacture

Stainless steel

Products of this type are sold most often, they are designed to fit optimally in any interior. Presented in an affordable price segment, resistant to rust. To give preference to a product that has a rough surface type. Among the shortcomings is the presence of noise and rapid scratching.

Square stainless steel sink and wooden kitchen island - a classic combination

Square stainless steel sink and wooden kitchen island - a classic combination

Enameled products

This is a separate group of kitchen sinks, resistant to shock loads, which cause the enamel to break off and corrosion occurs. Such products are inexpensive, have an attractive appearance. A huge plus is the production in various color solutions and drawings. Such washers are suitable for styles provence and country.

Enameled sink in a small cozy kitchen

Enameled sink in a small cozy kitchen

Artificial stone (granite crumb)

Sinks made of artificial stone easy to operate, not noisy and have an attractive appearance. Products retain their strength to shocks and can be performed in 10 colors, so you can always choose a sink to your taste. But they are afraid of hot and coloring products, besides they have a high price.

On a note! A sink for a small kitchen can be made from different materials. We give as an example only some of the possible options.

Copper sink in the interior in the style of country

Copper sink in the interior in the style of country

Narrow sink can be mounted in the kitchen island

Narrow sink can be mounted in the kitchen island

Number of sections: making the best choice

For small areas of work, it is worth giving preference to elements that have one bowl. If you want to acquire more functional units, it is definitely worth paying attention to products with 2, 3, 4 bowls. If there are side wings, such elements are convenient for drying. These sections contribute to the protection of countertops and provide ease of use.

Washing into two sections is practical and convenient

Washing into two sections is practical and convenient

Advice! If your car wash has only one compartment, you will benefit significantly when purchasing a bucket for washing vegetables.

Double sink in a bright interior

Double sink in a bright interior

Small sinks in the kitchen: montage by own hands

As a corner sink for small kitchen, and other products can be classified according to the options of the possible installation. Models from the materials described above can be represented in several varieties.

  1. Overhead - their installation is carried out on a curb, as a lid. Such a product will be an excellent option for modular furniture designs.
  2. Mortisee - these parts protrude above the surface of the table and can be mounted in the area of ​​the countertop, for which the hole cuts into it.
  3. Embedded Components This is a rare type of kitchen units, which are installed exclusively by the master. Have a higher cost.
  4. Products mounted below the surface table. This method promotes hygiene and ease of use. Such products are inexpensive and have an attractive appearance.
Overhead washing type - the most popular option for a small kitchen

Overhead washing type - the most popular option for a small kitchen

Embossed elongated sink, located in the kitchen island

Embossed elongated sink, located in the kitchen island

Built-in sink in the kitchen of premium class

Built-in sink in the kitchen of premium class

To ensure that your corner with a sink was original, take care of a competent choice of design. Today's market offers a large number of attributes for the kitchen and accessories to them. So, you can buy items such as an additional tap, Filtered type module for drinking water.

You can also purchase a bottom valve, functioning in automatic mode, numerous colander for washing products, dryers and buckets. Photos of small kitchens with a corner sink will convince you of their beautiful appearance!

A small sink free space for fruit compositions

A small sink free space for fruit compositions

Currently, the housewives prefer washing with two sections. The stationary product cuts into the area of ​​the countertop at the place of its previous location. This option assumes any configuration and any area of ​​placement.

In a large kitchen you can install two washings at once - one for washing dishes and the other for cooking

In a large kitchen you can install two washings at once - one for washing dishes and the other for cooking

Features of the installation

For mounting of any type of sink, whether it is an angular small sink (see photo in the gallery) or a large device, you need to get a suitable set of tools:

  1. patterns and measuring elements;
  2. markers;
  3. drill;
  4. sealant;
  5. drill;
  6. nail files for wood.
Interior in modern style

Interior in modern style

The installation process is simple and convenient, you just need to follow the algorithm of work operations:

  • With the help of a template determine the location of the future position and implement the contour marking with the marker.
  • Start by preparing the starting point and drill through the hole type to ensure the movement of the tool. To make a selection of a fragment countertops.
  • The sink should be 100% clear in the hole. Further, the installation process is carried out permanently, everything is pressed against the countertop, the surpluses of the sealant are removed in those places where it is.
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