Written by Hayley Gilbert

8 of the best kitchen sinks for your home

From simple stainless steel upgrades to a multifunctional design with practical accessories, a new kitchen sink can give your workspace a fresh new look in no time.

Metallic model

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Caple’s 1.5 bowl Mode 175/GD gold and steel sink is perfect for the on-trend two-tone look currently popular in kitchens. Adding wow factor to worktops, it comes as undermounted and inset (shown) styles so it suits all worktop materials and has a pure metal PVD® coating, which is highly resistant to tarnishing, corrosion and scratches so it’s ideal for a hardworking home.

Order the Caple 1.5 bowl mode 175/GD gold and steel sink for £703

Multi purpose

Image: The 1810 Company

For a multifunctional sink space, the Zenuno10 700 one-bowl stainless steel model from The 1810 Company comes complete with two accessories of your choice such as a bamboo colander holder with colander and bowl, bamboo chopping board, garnish board with pots and a drainer with bars. It features a 10mm radius handmade undermount bowl and can also be flush mounted or inset £1,090

Order the Zenuno10 700 one-bowl stainless steel model online for £1,090

Cast iron

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An enamelled cast iron sink in a dramatic glossy Black finish, the Iron/Tones single bowl model from Kohler® comes as an inset or undermount design and is also available in Biscuit, Caviar, Cashmere, Thunder Grey and White. It’s made from 97% recycled materials so it’s eco-friendly too.

Order the Black finish Iron/Tones single bowl from Kohler for £506

Stainless steel

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Smeg’s LD116D-2 sink is ideal for a stainless steel upgrade with its large two-bowl and right-hand drainer design. Its inset style has an ultra-low profile for a seamless finish while the two generously sized bowls are great for large pots, pans and baking trays £279

Order the Smeg’s LD116D-2 sink for £279

Easy cleaning

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Franke’s Mythos Plus MYX 211 is a single-bowl stainless steel inset sink with slim 6mm polished rim that sits almost flush with the worksurface for a sleek look and easier cleaning. The steel material is rust resistant and has a high nickel and chromium content, which makes it resistant to heat and cold, too £655

Order the Franke’s Mythos Plus MYX 211 for £655

Granite composite

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Nemo is one of the SCHOCK by Rangemaster sinks and its compact single bowl design is available in nine colours including Croma, as shown. Made from Cristalite® it also comes as a standard single bowl size and is designed to complement laminate worktops with its inset installation and integrated tap deck.

Order the Nemo SCHOCK by Rangemaster for £480

Modern farmhouse

Image: Blanco

For a contemporary twist on the classic farmhouse sink, the Vintera XL 9 from Blanco is a large undermount or flush single bowl design made for 90cm base cabinets, which comes in ten on-trend colours and is made from Silgranit® stone composite. Choose from New Black, Anthracite, Rock Grey, Allumetallic, Pearl Grey, Concrete-style, Coffee, Tartufo, Jasmin and White.

Order the Vintera XL 9 from Blanco for £958

Hand crafted

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The perfect option for country and Shaker-style kitchens, the Perrin & Rowe® 2460 Butler 600 Fireclay Sink in white is handmade in the UK using traditional methods and materials. It’s twice glazed and is tough as well as resistant to heat, impact, chemicals and stains.

Order the Perrin & Rowe® 2460 Butler 600 Fireclay Sink for £458

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