A country style or farmhouse sink is essential to your kitchen with a rustic decor. As a throwback to utilitarian sensibility and down home charm, country style sinks add depth and warmth to your kitchen as well as sturdy and reliable performance. Though an old-fashioned apron sink may look the part don’t mistake them for your grandma’s kitchen sink. Take a look at some of these top-selling farmhouse sinks to see how the top designers are reinventing the country-style sink.
National Geographic had a feature on the Air Force One kitchen that aired some time ago. One of the things we found most interesting: the kitchen. If you were watching the show on mute, you’d think that this was a typical culinary kitchen. Chefs mill about garnishing dishes, rolling silverware in cloth napkins and the appliances are gourmet, professional grade. The kitchen is spacious and has an institutional stainless steel look. And then you see the list of coffee orders: Pres. Bush- Black w/ Equal, Mrs. Bush – Skim w/ Equal, Sec. Rice – Strong decaf, cream and Equal on the side. And it becomes clear that this is no ordinary kitchen! Read more »
Modern kitchens defy the norms of traditional design. Whether out of necessity or sheer manic inspiration, some kitchens end up looking like something from the future or an alternate universe. But in spite of their otherworldly design and their off-the-wall decor, they all feature practical kitchen faucets and kitchen sinks that perfectly compliment conventional and crazy kitchens alike.
The color scheme here may make you “grimace,” but you have to admit that the design ain’t bad. Sporting a very nice single lever kitchen faucet and a smaller prep kitchen sink on the island, a well-lit home for the bonsai and in-wall appliances, housetohome named this among its “Weird and wonderful kitchens.” For a similar single lever look, check out the Grohe Alira Dual Spray Pull Out. If you’re considering emulating the purple hue, as well, you may want to consult with your spouse (and sanity) first.
No, this isn’t a New York City apartment – it’s a submarine. This is definitely an environment where too many cooks in the kitchen could spoil the broth (we’re thinking about 2 very slim sailors about maxes it out). The use of a wall-mounted kitchen faucet with a stainless steel sink (counters and appliances and cabinets, too) is a testament to the efficient utility of both. Need to save space in your sardine-can of a kitchen? Check out our wall mount kitchen faucets. Periscopes not included. (Photo by Marcin Wichary)
From Switzerland with – roundness? This KWC multifunctional integrated work station, features cylindrical design that almost guarantees you won’t bang your elbows on any sharp corners. With a culinary kitchen faucet and a prep kitchen sink, this highly modern kitchen just may work out. Whether you’re making the rounds with your island or simply want a bit more professional quality in your kitchen, you may also want to consider a culinary kitchen faucet.
There you have it – three of the weirder kitchens to ever feature some pretty practical kitchen sinks and kitchen faucets. But we aren’t calling these the weirdest kitchens – we’re reserving that distinction for odd kitchens yet to be discovered. How about you? Do you have a weird, innovative or funky kitchen? Send in your pictures and we’ll feature them here, and you’ll be entered to win a Boca Terry robe !!!
A modern kitchen is integral to your home’s overall contemporary decor. The kitchen is the epicenter of every production that yields a comforting family meal, a memorable social get-together or a satisfying midnight snack. And at the heart of the kitchen lies the kitchen sink and kitchen faucet. In order to complete a picture of tasteful class and intuitive utility, you need the perfect kitchen faucet. Check out some of these quintessentially modern kitchen faucets below to get some ideas:
Water is a precious resource. From washing clothes to cooking food, nearly every household task – not to mention the sustenance of life itself – relies on a reliable source of good, clean water. Only a tiny fraction – less than1 percent by some estimates – of the Earth’s water supply is usable, yet the average American consumes over 100 gallons each day [Source: EPA]. And to make matters worse, a large portion of that water is simply wasted. Help save the Earth, as well as save on your utility bills by employing some of these easy tips for saving water in the kitchen. Read more »
Single Lever Single Hole Kitchen Faucet without Sidespray
- Metal Lever Handle
- 9-1/16″ reach swivel spout
- Ceramic disc cartridge
- 1-3/8″ hole cutout
- 3/8″ copper tube supplies, requires compression connections (not supplied)
- 2-1/4″ max installation depth on deck
Matching bar faucet MB7925 available.
This faucet is also available with a sidespray – Model MB7926.
The stainless steel sink is the little black dress of kitchen sinks: versatile, simple and easily matched to almost any decor. With their rugged durability, choosing a stainless steel sink seems like a shoo-in. But with the wide range of options available, you may wish to consider stainless steel sinks more carefully.
Fine lines and classical styling make the Grohe Classic II a true work of innovative art. An elegant steel neck stretches out of two perfectly balanced handles in order to create the perfect combination of natural beauty and sophisticated refinement. Read more »
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Danielle Single Lever Kitchen Faucet with Side Spray
- Unique traditional design
- Matching metal vegetable side-spray included
- Ceramic disc cartridge for trouble free service
- Solid brass construction