What is the quality setting of stainless steel used by UKINOX in its sinks?
How do I drill extra holes in my stainless steel sink?
UKINOX always uses only the best when it comes to premium quality stainless steel. UKINOX uses 18/10 Cr / Ni material, the highest quality stainless steel used in kitchens in kitchens.
Granite sinks have pre-drilled impact holes. Instructions on drilling holes are given below:
Since the faucet hole is presented as ready in stainless steel sinks, it can be ordered with right or left dropper. When an extra hole is requested, the stainless steel sink may deform and cause a brown discoloration around the hole due to heat caused by friction. Granite sinks have pre-drilled impact holes. Instructions on drilling holes are given below: Place the sink carefully on the cutting table. This will provide appropriate support. Place a small flat drill in the middle of the selected impact label placed on the kitchen counter. DO NOT PUNCH UNDER. Hit it properly with the hammer. Remove the clips, faucet, and other accessories to attach. Follow the instructions supplied with the sink for installation.
Could you give tips for my stainless steel sink to ensure its beauty lasting for a long time?
Place the sink carefully on the cutting table. This will provide appropriate support. Place a small flat drill in the middle of the selected impact label placed on the kitchen counter. DO NOT PUNCH UNDER. Hit it properly with the hammer. Remove the clips, faucet, and other accessories to attach. Follow the instructions supplied with the sink for installation.
Is there anything I should avoid when cleaning my sink?
Do Regular Cleaning Use soap, warm water and sponge. Rinse well and wipe dry. Always rub in the direction of the veins, rinse well and wipe dry. You can use inox cleanser care cream or spray to keep it shine.
Will my new stainless steel sink be drawn?
Steel wool, scouring pads, steel brushes, etc. never use. Parts of these can remain in the sink and create scratches. It may cause a rusty discoloration afterwards
Do stainless steel sinks withstand extreme temperatures?
It is a steel scratchable material. As with most items, your stainless steel sink will be drawn as you use it. However, as your sink ages, scratches become less noticeable and actually become harmonious with the surface.
Why does water leave stains in my sink?
Stainless steel is resistant to high hot and cold weather, including sudden temperature changes. This means that you can pour the boiled hot pasta into the sink without any risk of damage to the surface of your sink, and then wash it with ice cold water.
I have rust in my sink - how does this happen ?
If water remains anywhere on your stainless steel sink, it will evaporate and leave a thin layer (stain) on the steel surface. This thin layer can be removed with ordinary dish soap, water and a soft cloth. You can use a mixture of mild vinegar and water to remove heavier residue / stains. Do not forget to rinse well and dry with a towel cloth. Tip for the sink: Rinse your sink regularly after use and dry it with a towel cloth so that its surface can absorb oxygen. (Oxygen reacts with chromium in steel, forming a strong and highly protective chrome-oxide layer on the surface of your sink). It is this layer that makes stainless steel resistant to rust and ensures its long life.
What other materials does UKINOX use in its sinks besides stainless steel?
Stainless steel is an excellent material that does not rust. However, corrosive iron particles adhere to the surface of the steel whenever possible - for example, from metal cookware. To remove this surface rust, pour a small amount of stainless steel care cream on a damp or dry cloth. Rub the bottom or side parts of the sink in the direction of the vessel. You can use the soft side of the sponge on the bottom or sides of the sink, but DO NOT use it on the glossy surface. If the glossy surface becomes matte, use a metal paste-like metal polish, which you can obtain from our services, to make it shiny again. Please do not use immersion silver cleaner. Rinse well and dry with a towel cloth.
Tip for the sink: Rinse your sink regularly after use and dry it with a towel cloth so that its surface can absorb oxygen. (It is the element oxygen that reacts with the chromium in the steel, forming a strong and highly protective chromium-oxide layer on the surface of your sink. It is this layer that makes stainless steel resistant to rust and ensures its long life.
What is the difference between under counter and counter top sinks?
UKINOX believes that it should offer a sink for any style home. For this reason, it adds color and texture options to sink models. Apart from stainless steel, UKINOX produces Granite and Glass sinks.
How do I choose my kitchen sink?
In a sink mounted above the countertop, the kitchen has an edge that folds over the countertop, and therefore sits on the countertop section. A sink mounted under the counter is securely fixed under the kitchen counter with fastening elements, so that granite, marble, etc. The polished edge of the material remains on the sink.
How many bowl sinks should I prefer?
The kitchen sink is undoubtedly a part of all cooking, preparing and cleaning jobs, making it the most used tool in the kitchen.
Are there different types of stainless steel for sinks?
Choosing a sink bowl is a really personal choice. If you are going to use a lot of serving plates, frying pans or pots, a sink with a half or two bowls can be a good choice. An equal volume double bowl sink is a good wash and rinse model.
How important is the thickness of the steel?
Yes. There are different types of stainless steel in the market. However, UKINOX uses the highest quality stainless steel material in all its products.
What is the purpose of the undercoat / liner in my sink?
&The thicker the steel, the less resistant it is to the puncture, bending and noise transmission from pots and pans hitting the metal surface. Steel thickness in UKINOX sinks is in the range of minimum 0.6 mm - maximum 1.5 mm.
The undercoat in your sink absorbs sound, protects against condensation and helps to keep the sink water temperature.