Filed Under Kitchen Cabinet, Kitchen Pictures | Posted on November 25, 2007
Granite is frequently used in kitchen remodeling, because granite is so heavy, you need to have a granite sink mounting systems in place safely and securely when you thinking about installing a granite sink. Most of these granite sink mounting systems will come with the granite sink when you purchase it, but if not, here are some places where you can find the pieces you need:
The first place where you should look for granite sink mounting systems is in your local hardware stores.
If you can, try to bring along the dimensions of your granite sink with you so that you can get help for your particular project. Talk about the space into which you will be installing the sink and then the tools that you already have at home.
These sales clerks will direct you to the right departments for the mounting tools that you need, while also giving you instructions as to how to make the project easier and more cost effective. Be sure to keep your receipts too in case you need to return any items.
But the best place to find granite sink mounting pieces is at a kitchen or bath specialty shop. These smaller businesses may charge you more for the mounting accessories, but they often have catalogs of the various sinks that are available, allowing you to accurately match the mounting equipment to your specific sink and its size.