Picador Industries Blog http://www.picadorstainless.com/blog/ Latest Products Tue, 28 Jun 2022 06:15:40 +0530 en-us http://www.picadorstainless.com Installing Your Sink Strainer http://www.picadorstainless.com/blog/installing-your-sink-strainer_5310.htm Wed, 03 Jun 2015 09:53:55 +0530 <p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="line-height: 1.5em;">Sink Strainers are instruments connected in the sink that restricts solid materials from entering the drainage pipes. <a href="http://www.picadorstainless.com/sink-strainer.htm"><strong>Sink Strainer Manufacturers</strong></a> provide various types of Sink Strainers to meet the dynamic requirements of consumers. If you are planning to install a new Sink Strainer or adjust the already installed Strainer at home, you probably should first get to know the type of installations Sink Strainers use.<br /> </span></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Three Types of Installation used to attach Sink Strainers to your wash basin are-<br /><br /></strong></p> <ul> <li><strong style="line-height: 1.5em;">Bell Washer Attachment Sink Strainer: </strong><span style="line-height: 1.5em;">These type of Sick Strainers are installed with the help of a bell washer that is a large cup shaped metal bell used to fit over the bottom of the Strainer. This type of fitting is used to prevent solid materials from draining out the kitchen pipe by pressing the Strainer against a rubber washer. The bell washer holds the Strainer in place using a nut that is fixed on the Strainer using a wrench. <br /></span></li> </ul> <ul> <li><strong style="line-height: 1.5em;">Locknut Attachment Sink Strainer:</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5em;"> Such type of installation of Sink Strainers include a large ring locknut which is threaded onto the Strainer housing and pressed against a rubber washer and friction washer located in the sink. Such type of installation of Strainers require tightening with the help of a locknut wrench or a wrench will make do incase a locknut wrench is not available. <br /></span></li> </ul> <ul> <li><strong style="line-height: 1.5em;">Locknut Strainer with Screw Attachment: </strong><span style="line-height: 1.5em;">Some Strainers are attached with a locknut screw that is threaded to the bottom of the sink by hand and later tightened with screws. Screws are fastened to attach the Strainer to the sink by applying pressure on the Strainer. </span></li> </ul> <p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="line-height: 1.5em;"><br />You need the proper materials and screws to adjust the Kitchen Sink Strainers at home that are not quite difficult. A proper manual should be followed to make necessary adjustments, and always check whther the Strainer is fit tightly or not before using it.</span></p> Mechanism of Sink Strainer Plug and its parts http://www.picadorstainless.com/blog/mechanism-of-sink-strainer-plug-and-its-parts_5479.htm Fri, 10 Jul 2015 16:10:28 +0530 <p><strong>Introduction</strong><br />Sink Strainer Plug is one of those essential elements of a sink strainer, however, nobody recognizes it. Individuals have a misconception about repairing, installing and mechanism of sink plug. This is not a challenging task at all. Its installation is very easy, but this is when you familiarize yourself with all its parts.</p> <p><br />A Sink Strainer Plug has four parts and its mechanism is based on these parts. Lift rod, clevis strap, pivot rod and stopper itself are the four major parts. Lift rod and stopper are those parts which can be clearly seen. Both operate by simply pulling/pushing them. When you pull the lift rod, the water flows down from the faucet to the drain. Contrasting to this, when you push the lift rod, the water will start getting accumulated in the basin. On the other hand, clevis strap and pivot rod are hidden parts. They are the complicated ones.</p> <p><br /><strong>Stopper</strong><br />Strainer plug usually has fin-like, smooth surface and round shape body extensions. There is a hole or loop at the end of the plug which is attached the plug. Make sure that when you fix the plug into the sink, the bottom of the plug should be pointed to the drain pipe opening.</p> <p><br /><strong>Lift rod</strong><br />Apart from the stopper, the exposed part of the sink plug is the lift rod. This plays a very important role in the mechanism of the plug. As mentioned above, it works in two ways; one is pulling it and second is pushing it. You yourself have to select and use the option as and when you feel it is required. For placing the lift rod correctly into the mechanism you have to insert the end part of the rod into the holes of the clevis strap. Then put the screw in between the two holes of the strap and then tighten it.</p> <p><br /><strong>Clevis strap</strong><br />There are many holes in the clevis strap; one in the end is shaped like alphabet “C.” Spring clip is put in this hole and then connected with each other. Due to this clip, the placing of pivot rod is done correctly.</p> <p><br /><strong>Pivot rod</strong><br />This rod is in direct connection to the <a href="http://www.picadorstainless.com/sink-strainer-waste-plug.htm"><strong>Sink Strainer Plug</strong></a>. There are two ends of the pivot door which vary from each other in length. The short end connects with the large ball inserted in the sink’s opening. This goes from the stopper hole. This rod basically works for pushing the stopper up.</p> Help keep kitchen and environment clean http://www.picadorstainless.com/blog/help-keep-kitchen-and-environment-clean_7100.htm Mon, 01 Jul 2019 10:44:50 +0530 <p>Buying kitchen sinks for your home doesn't have to be expensive, nor does it have to take weeks of research. The main aspects of buying a new kitchen appliance are quality and style. Also, kitchen sink waste fittings are an important factor to consider. If you manage to have everything then you won't waste time trying to fit the basins into an impossible counter or end up having to replace them in a few months after blocking or staining starts to appear. </p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Where is it installed?</strong></p> <p>This unit is a modern and affordable kitchen sink fittings. It offers a new way to manage waste in the kitchen sink. It is connected under the kitchen sink and then fixed to the drain. </p> <p> </p> <p><strong>How do they work and what is best?</strong></p> <p>There are two types of waste disposal units. Both will fit directly to the kitchen sink to give an easy waste removal from the sink. </p> <p>The first type, and most common, is the continuous feed unit attached upon the hose. This type of unit will allow you to remove food waste or other garbage directly while it is running.</p> <p>The second type is called a waste fitting that is batch based. This type of unit will let you add an amount of waste to the unit. It will then lock down the sink waste. Normally when the sink waste has been sealed down the unit will only then start to function.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Installation - </strong></p> <p> </p> <p>Most disposal units are suitable for connection to a sink with wide enough waste outlet.</p> <p>A waste fittings unit can be a great addition to your kitchen sink. It is extremely important that the installation of such a unit should be carried out by a qualified plumber only to ensure precision.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Care and Maintenance - </strong></p> <p>Cleaning your kitchen sink waste fittings is quick and easy. Firstly, the best way to ensure that the garbage disposer is kept clean is to always rinse a little cold water through after any waste product has been processed. Merely leave the waste disposer on and let the cold water run through for a few seconds. </p> <p> </p> <p>Maintenance is also simple. You do not have to worry to maintain your disposal. Simply run some baking soda and vinegar through it weekly to keep it smelling fresh, and feed it some ice cubes every so often to keep the impeller sharp.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Benefits of using this fitting - </strong></p> <p>• Avoid blockage</p> <p>• Maintain hygiene</p> <p>• Save the time of cleaning kitchen</p> <p>• good for the environment, your kitchen and your plumbing</p> <p> </p> <p>To meet various kitchen and sink styles, you can select one among various waste fittings of different designs. There are numerous suppliers of <strong><a href="https://www.picadorstainless.com/sink-drain-parts-and-fittings.htm">kitchen sink waste fittings</a></strong>. However, you need to find the highly rated suppliers that possess the following features:</p> <p><strong>1.</strong> bring forth durable and sturdy products to cater to the needs of various industries</p> <p><strong>2.</strong> strongly follow ethical business practices and fair trade policies</p> <p><strong>3.</strong> does regular inspection of all products by eminent quality analysts</p> <p><strong>4. </strong>deliver on time flawless products</p> <p><strong>5.</strong> has created a space for itself in the International market with its qualitative products</p> Variety of kitchen sinks available with the dealers http://www.picadorstainless.com/blog/variety-of-kitchen-sinks-available-with-the-dealers_7443.htm Thu, 12 Sep 2019 12:59:35 +0530 <p>Sinks is the most important accessory in any home whether it is used in the bathroom or the kitchen. It is a rarity to see a home without a sink. The kitchen sink is possibly the most used place in a kitchen. The foremost thing to consider while installing it in your kitchen is its functionality. It is important to make sure that you install one that is best suited to your needs.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Types of kitchen sinks: </strong>Ceramic kitchen sinks are the most popular of all varieties available at kitchen sinks dealers. They help us in terms of both style and utility. These are made to compliment your kitchen décor and make your kitchen look and feel beautiful.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Qualities of Ceramic Sink:</strong> Ceramic ones are very useful because of certain properties of ceramic material. Ceramic sinks cannot be damaged by extreme temperature changes. Therefore these are quite safe from putting hot utensils. Put hot utensils in the sink without worrying about safety issues. Ceramic kitchen sinks are the safest kind of sinks for any spillage of hot liquids. Furthermore, they are also resistant to cracks and scratches.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Stainless kitchen sinks: </strong>These are the most popular and common type of sinks seen all over the world. They carry out the proficient look to the whole kitchen and will be a flawless complement to any modern designed modular kitchens. The cause for their admiration is that they are highly durable, very easy to maintain and will last a lifetime if little care is meted out to them.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Granite kitchen sink: </strong>Another kind of kitchen sinks that are gradually gaining admiration throughout the world is the granite kitchen sink. These are also considered as the toughest type of sinks whose shells are unaffected to scratching, fragment and staining also being heat resistant. The granite kitchens are marginally on the expensive side, but are extremely durable and also stop the severities of everyday life and needs minimum attention or care. As the work in the kitchen can get quite rough and hectic, your sink must be resistant to damages. These sinks fit the budget quite well.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Varieties available:</strong> They come in different colors, styles, and sizes. There are millions of ceramic graphite, steel sinks in the market that come in various designs and colors. Therefore you get plenty of styles to choose from. If you look through enough catalogs and websites you can surely find the right sink for your kitchen within a price range that suits your needs.</p> <p> </p> <p>The most popular and preferred ceramic kitchen sinks are white. This type of sink gives your kitchen an air of cleanliness.</p> <p>To meet various kitchens and sink styles, you can select one among various waste fittings of different designs. There are numerous <strong><a href="https://www.picadorstainless.com">Kitchen Sink Dealers</a></strong>. However, you need to find the highly rated suppliers that possess the following features:</p> <p>1. Bring forth durable and sturdy products to cater to the needs of various industries</p> <p>2. Strongly follow ethical business practices and fair trade policies</p> <p>3. Does regular inspection of all products by eminent quality analysts</p> <p>4. Deliver on time flawless products</p> <p>5. Has created a space for itself in the International market with its qualitative products</p> Important factors to consider before buying Stainless Steel Sinks http://www.picadorstainless.com/blog/important-factors-to-consider-before-buying-stainless-steel-sinks_7796.htm Tue, 24 Dec 2019 11:08:06 +0530 <p>Stainless steel sinks are the ubiquitous item in the vast majority of today's domestic homes, but stainless steel sinks have long formed the core foundation of the vast majority of professional kitchens.</p> <p>There are many different reasons for choosing stainless steel sinks for your home. Stainless steel is one of the most durable materials for your kitchen sinks. When you choose it, you are guaranteed to be choosing one of the best materials for everyday use on the planet.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Reasons to choose stainless steel sink</strong></p> <p><strong>Durability:</strong> Stainless steel sink made by the manufacturers is so strong that you can even use harsh cleaners like bleach to clean them. These are so durable that you will not have to waste time in replacing them every year.</p> <p><strong>Easy installation: </strong>These are very easy to install even if you choose under-mount sinks for your kitchen. All you need is high-quality sealants to install them.</p> <p><strong>Style: </strong>These sinks are made in various styles by <strong><a href="https://www.picadorstainless.com/stainless-steel-kitchen-sink.htm">Stainless steel manufacturers </a></strong>to match up to any décor. They are also available in various colors, sizes, and finishes so that it is compatible with any kind of cabinetry or furniture.</p> <p><strong>Easy handling:</strong> This type of sink is very easy to handle as it can be cleaned easily. It is stain free in any case. You can easily wipe the surface dirt and grime away with a warm soapy cloth, without worrying about the foods staining the metal.</p> <p><strong>Cost-Efficient Kitchen Sinks:</strong> Stainless steel sinks are also very cost-efficient and are even more so when you consider the durability of the material.</p> <p><strong>Multiple sizes: </strong>Stainless steel sinks are available in different sizes like single, two-bowl and three-bowl models, with varying depths. Depending on how much kitchen work and washing you do, there is a wide variety to choose from. For instance, if you wash lots of pans daily, you can choose a deep, two bowl sink to make sure that there is room for soaking, and multi-tasking. You can specifically choose one that will best suit your kitchen needs.</p> <p> </p> <p><em><strong>Factors to consider before buying stainless steel sinks from manufacturers</strong></em></p> <p><strong>• The gauge of the sink: </strong>It is the thickness of the steel. Stainless steel sink manufacturers produce stainless steel sinks from 22 gauge to 16 gauge. The thicker steel the costly it will.</p> <p><strong>• Type of sound insulation: </strong>Without any sound insulation, your sink will sound like a bell. The most common type is a sprayed textured coating on the backside of the sink.</p> <p><strong>• Grade of stainless steel: </strong>Stainless steel sinks have four grades, 201, 301, 302, 304. A grade 201 sink is most often seen in the big home improvement online stores.</p> <p><strong>• Design: </strong>Leading manufacturers offer a wide range in designs of stainless steel sinks. Some manufacturers also offer customization in the design of these sinks.</p> <p> </p> <p>There are numerous Kitchen Sink suppliers in India. However, you need to find the highly rated suppliers that possess the following features:</p> <p><strong>1.</strong> Bring forth durable and sturdy products to cater to the needs of various industries</p> <p><strong>2</strong>. Strongly follow ethical business practices and fair trade policies</p> <p><strong>3.</strong> Does regular inspection of all products by eminent quality analysts</p> <p><strong>4. </strong>Deliver on time flawless products</p> <p><strong>5. </strong>Has created a space for itself in the International market with its qualitative products</p> Things to look for while buying Kitchen Sink Materials http://www.picadorstainless.com/blog/things-to-look-for-while-buying-kitchen-sink-materials_8097.htm Thu, 06 Feb 2020 16:37:46 +0530 <p> </p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">While constructing a house you give most importance to the kitchen. It is the place where you will get all your energy for life. So, it should be well constructed. There are various parts of a kitchen oven, grills, sink, cupboard and more. Kitchen sink comes as the primary accessory. </span></span></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><br /></span></span></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">A spacious sink, which can clatter least, while washing, and let water pass through it; is ideal for any kitchen. The sink is a very important part of the kitchen. </span></span></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><br /></span></span></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">So, you should know, how and why to buy kitchen sink materials.</span></span></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><br /></span></span></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><br /></span></span></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><br /></span></span></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><strong><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Sink Materials for Kitchen</span></span></strong></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><br /></span></span></p> <ul> <li><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Granite Composite</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Cast Iron</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Fireclay</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Single Bowl</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Double Bowl</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Natural Stone</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Quartz</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Solid Surface</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Copper</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Farmhouse (Apron Front)</span></span></li> </ul> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"> </p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><br /></span></span></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><strong>Top Mount- </strong>This style of the kitchen sink is designed to be dropped into a hole in your countertop</span></span></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><br /></span></span></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><strong>Under mount- </strong>An under mount sink is mounted underneath the counter</span></span></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><br /></span></span></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><br /></span></span></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><br /></span></span></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><strong><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">How to choose the best sink material for your kitchen?</span></span></strong></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><br /></span></span></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><strong><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Sink Material: </span></span></strong><span style="font-size: large;">Stainless Steel is still the best choice for most of the home-makers. These steel sinks are heat and stain resistant. They are also available in a variety of types, styles, and sizes to suit different kitchen requirements.</span></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><br /></span></span></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><strong><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Number of Bowls: </span></span></strong><span style="font-size: large;">Generally, for small spaces, single-bowl kitchen sinks are ideal. You can choose large sinks for spacious cleaning and soaking pots and pans. There are different sections in double/ triple sinks which feature a divider along the midsection to create distinct work areas. This sink is designed to give separate workspaces for soaking, cleaning or rinsing</span></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><br /></span></span></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><br /></span></span></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><br /></span></span></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><strong><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Size / Depth of Bowls: </span></span></strong><span style="font-size: large;">Check properly the sink depth. Deeper bowls are great for soaking pans, but they require more under-cabinet space. Consider how much room you’ll need for plumbing and disposers housed beneath the sink and choose accordingly. When selecting a sink with multiple basins, consider the depth of the deepest basin and how your base cabinet will accommodate plumbing</span></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><br /></span></span></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><strong><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Compatibility with Accessories</span></span></strong></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><br /></span></span></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">You should check the number of holes in the sink if you want to determine the type of accessories it can handle. Different types of sinks come with different shapes starting from oval, round, to rectangle. </span></span></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><br /></span></span></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><strong><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Why take kitchen sink from the dealers?</span></span></strong></p> <ul> <li><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">They will offer you comparative cost</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">They will also suggest you the uses and applications of different types of sinks</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">The <strong><a href="https://www.picadorstainless.com/sink-strainer.htm">kitchen sink dealers</a></strong> will ensure fast and timely delivery of kitchen sink material</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">They will offer quality material</span></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">The dealers offer the certified materials tested on the best manufacturing parameters</span></span></li> </ul> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><br /></span></span></p> <p style="margin-left: 0.25in; margin-bottom: 0in; text-align: left;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;"> </span></span></p> How to ensure the working properties of Picador Sink? http://www.picadorstainless.com/blog/how-to-ensure-the-working-properties-of-picador-sink_8098.htm Thu, 06 Feb 2020 16:47:55 +0530 <p> </p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in; text-align: left;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Sinks are a very important part of all the drainage systems. When you construct a house or building of your own, you emphasize that the best quality sinks can be placed in your house. Picador sinks are an important part of the sink and also called Sink Strainer Plug. Know here more on how to choose Picador Sink.</span></span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in; text-align: left;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><br /></span></span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in; text-align: left;"><strong><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Construction and function of Picador Sink</span></span></strong></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in; text-align: left;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">This is one of essential elements of a sink strainer. Most of the people have a misconception about repairing, installing and mechanism of sink plug. A Sink Plug has four parts and its mechanism is based on it. Lift rod, clevis strap, pivot rod, and stopper are the four major parts.</span></span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in; text-align: left;"> </p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in; text-align: left;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;"> You can see all the parts of the sink. </span> </span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in; text-align: left;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">They operate by simply pulling and pushing them. When you pull the lift rod, the water flows down from the faucet to the drain. When you push the lift rod, the water will start getting accumulated in the basin. On the other hand, clevis strap and pivot rod are hidden parts.</span></span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in; text-align: left;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><br /></span></span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in; text-align: left;"><strong><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Parts of Sink</span></span></strong></p> <ul> <li><strong><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Stopper: </span></span></strong><span style="font-size: large;">The stopper has plug and has fin-like, smooth surface and round shape body. There is a hole or loop at the end of the plug. This hole is attached to the plug. While fixing the plug into the sink, the bottom of the plug should be pointed to the drain pipe opening.</span></li> <li><strong><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Lift Rod: </span></span></strong><span style="font-size: large;">At the exposed part of the sink plug, is the lift rod. This plays an important role in the working of the plug. This rod works in two ways; one is pulling it and second is pushing it. You can check its working and ensure proper functioning. For placing the lift rod correctly you have to insert the end part of the rod into the holes of the clevis strap. Then tighten the clevis strap.</span></li> <li><strong><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Clevis Strap: </span></span></strong><span style="font-size: large;">Clevis strap is made up of holes. End hole is shaped like “C”. The spring clip is put in this hole and then connected with each other. This clip ensures the right functioning of the pivot rod.</span></li> <li><strong><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Pivot Rod: </span></span></strong><span style="font-size: large;">You should directly connect pivot rod, to the Sink Strainer. There are two ends of the pivot door. These ends vary from each other in length. The shorter end connects with the large ball which is inserted in the sink’s opening. This goes from the stopper hole. This rod basically works for pushing the stopper up.</span></li> </ul> <p> </p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in; text-align: left;"> </p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in; text-align: left;"><strong><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">How to ensure the proper function of the Picador Sink?</span></span></strong></p> <ul> <li><span style="font-size: medium;">Plug the sink strainer in the pivot rod</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: medium;">Then connect the pivot rod with clip strap</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: medium;">Ensure the right connection of pivot rod with <strong><a href="https://www.picadorstainless.com/sink-strainer.htm">sink strainer</a></strong> and other parts.</span></li> </ul> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in; text-align: left;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Different suppliers of picador sink takes care of the demand of all type of sinks. </span> </span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in; text-align: left;"> </p> <p> </p> Tips to Buy a Perfect Plastic Sink Strainer http://www.picadorstainless.com/blog/tips-to-buy-a-perfect-plastic-sink-strainer_8099.htm Thu, 06 Feb 2020 17:03:17 +0530 <p> </p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Plastic is known for many of its qualities. It is less affected by corrosive materials. It is rust-free. People use various items made of plastic in everyday life. When we talk about kitchen drainage system, Plastic Sink Strainer Manufacturers are best options. They have several qualities which make them durable, easily accessible and affordable for all. Know here tips to buy perfect plastic strainer.</span></span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><br /></span></span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"><strong><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Why one must buy a plastic sink strainer?</span></span></strong></p> <ul> <li> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Free flow of water while it catches unwanted food bits and debris</span></span></p> </li> <li> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">They are good for kitchen and bathroom sinks, laundry and workshop utility sink drains</span></span></p> </li> <li> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">They are affordable, accessible and easy to use</span></span></p> </li> <li> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">You can easily empty and clean them</span></span></p> </li> <li> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">They are stain resistant</span></span></p> </li> <li> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">It will not scratch the sink dishwasher</span></span></p> </li> <li> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Good for mobile homes, camps and other such buildings which are temporary</span></span></p> </li> </ul> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">You can fix this plastic strainer in any metal basket. It will make the basket and draining durable. You need not worry about leaks due to rust. You can also replace it in case it is damaged due to heat or other such things.</span></span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><br /></span></span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"><strong><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">What to see while buying manufactured plastic sink strainer basket</span></span></strong></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;">•<span style="font-size: medium;"> It should include a metal strainer</span></span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;">•<span style="font-size: medium;"> It should have plastic sink strainer basket pre-assembled</span></span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;">•<span style="font-size: medium;"> Check that strainer peg fits into the basket</span></span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"><strong><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><br /></span></span></strong></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"><strong><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Plastic sink strainer basket shipping and delivery</span></span></strong></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">There are many online and offline plastic sink strainer basket offered by manufacturers. You can get them directly to your door. You can check online or call them for shipping rates to your location. You can add the <strong><a href="https://www.picadorstainless.com/sink-strainer.htm">plastic sink strainer</a></strong> basket to your Cart. Then, enter your zip code, and click on the buying button option. You can choose Ground or Expedited delivery depending on your needs. You'll get your order shipped right at time.</span></span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;"><br /></span></span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"><strong><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">What to check before finalizing the order</span></span></strong></p> <ul> <li> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">It should be online store price of an authorized dealer of the product</span></span></p> </li> <li> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">It shouldn’t be a loss-leader or clearance price.</span></span></p> </li> <li> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Must be similar plastic sink strainer sold in the brand new condition</span></span></p> </li> <li> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">On arrival check for seal</span></span></p> </li> </ul> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"><strong><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Why buy from the reputed plastic sink strainer manufacturers</span></span></strong></p> <ul> <li> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">They will supply you good quality products at a reasonable rate</span></span></p> </li> <li> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">They will offer certified and quality tested products</span></span></p> </li> <li> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Manufacturers can also offer home delivery if you want bulk material</span></span></p> </li> <li> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">They can provide wholesale items for house construction and building strainers</span></span></p> </li> </ul> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"><span style="font-size: x-small;"><span style="font-size: medium;">Online purchasing make easy to pay and get delivery on the doorstep also. Comparing price with other deals is also an available possibility.</span></span></p> <p style="margin-bottom: 0in;"> </p> Helping guide to buy the best quality Pop Up Sink Waste http://www.picadorstainless.com/blog/helping-guide-to-buy-the-best-quality-pop-up-sink-waste_8374.htm Fri, 13 Mar 2020 11:42:59 +0530 <p>In the latest and trending bathroom fittings, several styles of basin waste are available. So it can become be confusing to a customer to purchase a sink waste. Here you get knowledge over sink waste will help you choose the right style sink waste to suit your bathroom style selected. Pop up sink waste is one of them.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong><a href="https://www.picadorstainless.com/sink-strainer-waste-plug.htm">Pop-Up sink wastes </a></strong>work with the use of a lever or bar often found on the back of your basin tap. The gear is drawn up to draw down the plug stopper and pushed up to pop up the waste. These wastes are usually supplied with sink tap and will be described as a pop-up waste.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Significance of pop up sink waste</strong></p> <p>A pop-up waste, or pop up assembly, refers to the type of pipe fitting that joins a sink, basin or bidet to a waste pipe at the plughole. They incorporate a plug or stopper which is operated with a control. You may also find pop-up wastes in other sanitary appliances.</p> <p> </p> <p>The control on the pop-up waste is usually a lever you pull or a knob you turn. It is often found behind or on the tap fixture, or it may be attached to the overflow which is usually below the tap, in the basin. For the proper functioning of the pop-up stopper, the lever is pulled up to put off the plug and pushed down to open it. The knob is then turned one way to open and other for closing.</p> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Difference between pop up sink waste and click-clack drain</strong></p> <p>Terms "pop-up waste" and "click-clack" are famous as the two different kinds of drain plugs. These are usually found at the bottom of a sink basin or tub. The difference between both is simply the way this drainage plug is opened and closed.</p> <p> </p> <p>The "pop-up" waste handles the drainage plug by lifting a lever, which is situated directly behind the faucet, up and down.</p> <p>No lever system in the "click-clack". It is merely the drainage plug itself, which is operated by pushing it down (sometimes simultaneously turning it) to open and close the drainage plug.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Other varieties</strong></p> <p> </p> <p><strong>• Plug and chain wastes – </strong>These are a traditional style of garbage with a socket connected to a chain that can be used to block the plughole.</p> <p><strong>• Clicker wastes or Click-clack waste: - </strong>These have a stopper that is operated by pushing it. You push once to close it and push again to open it, and so it does not have a separate control like the pop-up waste.</p> <p><strong>• Flip-top wastes: -</strong> have a simple design has a disc-shaped stopper that can be rotated to open or close the plug hole.</p> <p><strong>• Captive wastes: -</strong> have a plug that sits on a bar and remains in the plughole where it is pulled up to open or down to close.</p> <p> </p> <p>There are a good number of reputed kitchen sink waste fittings suppliers. The highly-rated suppliers possess the following features:</p> <p><strong>1</strong>. Supply durable products to cater to the needs of various industries</p> <p><strong>2.</strong> Actively follow ethical business practices and fair trade policies</p> <p><strong>3.</strong> Manages regular inspection of all products by eminent quality analysts</p> <p><strong>4.</strong> Deliver on time flawless products</p> <p><strong>5.</strong> Possesses space in the international market with its qualitative products</p> What Are The Advantages Of Stainless Kitchen Sink? http://www.picadorstainless.com/blog/what-are-the-advantages-of-stainless-kitchen-sink_8884.htm Thu, 25 Jun 2020 15:42:31 +0530 <p style="text-align: justify;">Kitchen is the most functional area of the house and everyone will agree to this. Numerous tasks are done in the kitchen like cooking, preparing tea or coffee, washing your dishes, and much more. Thus, bit important that people should choose things wisely in the kitchen so that you do not have to comprise with the performance and quality of the product. Thus, one of the most important things in the kitchen is the sink.</p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">There are different types of sink available in the market. Like sinks made of different models, sizes, materials, and types. If you are planning to get a new sink, you will come across sinks made of different materials. Though stainless sinks are the best. They are a popular choice of homeowners across the world. So let’s see the reasons why they are so famous and people want these in their kitchen.<br /><br /></p> <p style="padding-left: 30px; text-align: justify;">• <strong>Durable</strong></p> <p style="padding-left: 30px; text-align: justify;">Stainless steel is a durable material that is found all over the world. Therefore it is obvious that people will choose stainless steel kitchen sinks in their kitchen. These sinks are tougher and harder than any other kitchen sink also it is highly resistant to cracking, chipping, and also premature wear. So choose the best kitchen sink from the best <em><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><a href="https://www.picadorstainless.com" target="_blank">stainless steel kitchen sink dealers</a></span></em>.<br /><br /></p> <p style="padding-left: 30px; text-align: justify;">• <strong>Affordable</strong></p> <p style="padding-left: 30px; text-align: justify;">One of the major factors that people consider while choosing a kitchen sink is the price. The money that you save on the kitchen sink can be utilised into something else like kitchen decor. The stainless steel kitchen sinks cost lesser than the sinks made of other materials like granite, cast iron, porcelain, and quartz. Also, when you see how durable and low maintenance product these are you would certainly realise that on these sinks you can save a good amount of money.<br /><br /></p> <p style="padding-left: 30px; text-align: justify;"><strong>• Easy Maintenance And Cleaning</strong></p> <p style="padding-left: 30px; text-align: justify;">Hygiene is extremely important in the kitchen. This is because we prepare food in the kitchen for the family. Thus, one should maintain hygiene and clean the kitchen often so that it doesn’t affect the well-being and health of your family. Talking about cleanliness, the stainless steel sink is above the sinks that are made from different materials. Stainless steel sinks are easy to maintain and easy to clean than any other sink. Also, these sinks are stain-proof so it doesn’t have bacteria or germs as well. Thus, buy a good quality sink from the stainless steel sink manufacturer in your country.<br /><br /></p> <p style="padding-left: 30px; text-align: justify;"><strong>• Corrosion-free</strong></p> <p style="padding-left: 30px; text-align: justify;">The biggest enemy of most metals is corrosion. Thus, corrosion is a serious threat to the kitchen sinks that are made of different metals. Unlike other metals, the sinks made of stainless steel is resistant to corrosion. Therefore, one of the biggest advantages of getting a stainless steel sink is that it cannot corrode like any other metal.<br /><br /></p> <p style="padding-left: 30px; text-align: justify;"><strong>• Bigger Bowls</strong></p> <p style="padding-left: 30px; text-align: justify;">Size is one of the important factors that one should consider while purchasing a sink. The stainless steel is light but the properties are much stronger than any other metal, therefore it can be used to make deep and large bowls than the kitchen sink made of other materials like graphite, cast iron, etc.<br /><br /></p> <p style="padding-left: 30px; text-align: justify;"><strong>• Eco-Friendly</strong></p> <p style="padding-left: 30px; text-align: justify;">All around the world, the popularity of eco-friendly products is rising. The stainless steel is a recyclable metal which is excellent for the eco-friendly product in your kitchen sink. It neither degrades nor lose any of its properties during the process of recycling and thus stands as a great green option.<br /><br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">These were some of the advantages of getting a Stainless kitchen sink from a popular stainless steel supplier. They look stylish and are extremely functional in your kitchen and thus it is an excellent choice for the kitchen with designed decor.</p> Everything that you need to know about Kitchen Sinks http://www.picadorstainless.com/blog/everything-that-you-need-to-know-about-kitchen-sinks_9329.htm Sat, 12 Sep 2020 17:47:20 +0530 <p style="text-align: justify;">The kitchen is the house's most usable environment and everyone can agree. Many kitchen activities such as cooking, tea or coffee preparation, dishwashing, and more are accomplished. Therefore it is very important to make a wise decision in the kitchen so that the efficiency and quality of the product are not included in this. So the sink is one of the key items in the kitchen.<br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Kitchen sink manufacturers, make various types of sinks. Like sinks of various kinds, lengths, materials and forms. You will come across sinks of various materials if you intend on having a new sink. Although the best are stainless sinks. They are a world-renowned preference of homeowners. Let's see why they are so popular and why people in their kitchens want them.<br /><br /></p> <ul style="text-align: justify;"> <li><strong>Easy Maintenance -</strong></li> </ul> <p style="padding-left: 30px; text-align: justify;">In the kitchen hygiene is the key. We cook food for the family in the kitchen. So keep your kitchen hygiene and always clean up so that it doesn't affect your family's well-being and health. The steel sink from a kitchen sink exporter is above the sinks made of various materials in order to speak about cleanliness. Simple to maintain and quick to clean steel sinks than any other sink. In addition, they are resistant to stain, meaning that there are neither bacteria nor germs.<br /><br /></p> <ul style="text-align: justify;"> <li><strong>Long-lasting -</strong></li> </ul> <p style="padding-left: 30px; text-align: justify;">The strong material used worldwide is in stainless steel. It is also clear that people in their kitchen are going to choose stainless steel sinks. These sinks are tougher and harder to break, chip, and also to avoid premature wear, than all other kitchen sinks. Choose the best sink from the finest kitchen sink dealers in stainless steel.<br /><br /></p> <ul style="text-align: justify;"> <li><strong>Affordable -</strong></li> </ul> <p style="padding-left: 30px; text-align: justify;">One of the key factors people take into account when selecting a sink is the price. You can buy kitchen sink use the money you save on the sink to decorate a kitchen otherwise. The kitchen sinks in stainless steel are cheaper than sinks of marble, cast iron, porcelain or quartz other materials. Furthermore, when you see how tough and poorly managed these goods are, you definitely will know that you can save quite some money on these sinks.<br /><br /></p> <ul style="text-align: justify;"> <li><strong>Environment friendly -</strong></li> </ul> <p style="padding-left: 30px; text-align: justify;">Eco-friendly goods are becoming more popular around the world. Edelstahl is a recyclable metal that is excellent in your sink for an environmentally friendly product. During the recycling process, it does not decay or lost any of its properties and is therefore a great green alternative.<br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Varieties of Kitchen Sinks:</strong></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">The most popular position in a kitchen is probably the sink in the kitchen. When you mount it in your kitchen, the most important thing to remember is its usefulness. It is necessary to ensure the one that best suits your needs is mounted.<br /><br /></p> <ul style="text-align: justify;"> <li><strong>Stainless kitchen sinks -</strong></li> </ul> <p style="padding-left: 30px; text-align: justify;">These are the most commonly seen and famous sinks in the world. They look competently to the entire kitchen and fit all modern modular kitchens perfectly. They are very robust, very easy to maintain, and last a long time when there is no concern for them.<br /><br /></p> <ul style="text-align: justify;"> <li><strong>Ceramic sinks -</strong></li> </ul> <p style="padding-left: 30px; text-align: justify;">Ceramic is very useful due to the ceramic material's unique characteristics. Significant temperature changes can not affect ceramic sinks. They are also absolutely protected from hot utensils. Put hot utensils in a sink with no care about safety problems. Ceramic sinks are the best type of sinks for any hot spill. In addition, cracks and scratches are also resistant.<br /><br /></p> <ul style="text-align: justify;"> <li><strong>Granite sinks -</strong></li> </ul> <p style="padding-left: 30px; text-align: justify;">The granite kitchen sink is another type of kitchen sink from <em><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><a href="https://www.picadorstainless.com/stainless-steel-kitchen-sink.htm">kitchen sink manufacturers</a></span></em> which has become increasingly admirable all over the world. These are also considered to be the most durable forms of sinks whose coats are also heat-resistant and do not cause scratching, fragments, and staining. The granite kitchens are famously costly but incredibly robust, they also stop daily life severity and require little effort or energy.<br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Final Words:</strong></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">There are various colors, patterns, and sizes. Tens of thousands of graphite ceramic, steel sinks are available on the market in various colors and designs. Then you can pick from several forms. By looking at a lot of catalogs and websites you would certainly find the right sink for your kitchen in a price range that fits your requirements.</p> Ultimate Guide To Buying Stainless Steel Kitchen Sink http://www.picadorstainless.com/blog/ultimate-guide-to-buying-stainless-steel-kitchen-sink_9943.htm Fri, 15 Jan 2021 17:10:53 +0530 <p style="text-align: justify;">Stainless steel is evident for a sink as it easily cleans and has a fantastic professional appearance. When you get over the main design questions — a single bowl or twice, undermount or overmount — you want to draw on other, less apparent consistency and value considerations. For tips on buying the right stainless steel sink for your specifications, we have curated the best tips. Read our ultimate checklist that offers the best step to buy it from stainless steel sink manufacturers.<br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>What Is Stainless Steel?</strong></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Stainless steel is steel, chromium, and nickel alloy (or a combination). The rating and gauge of the stainless steel are two details to be looked at when choosing a high-quality stainless steel sink. When the chromium and nickel elements ratio is higher, the greater the consistency of stainless steel is.<br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">A quality stainless steel sink is constructed from stainless steel 18/10 (also known as grade 304) which means 18% chromium and 10% nickel in stainless steel. Nickel gives the power of steel and chromium oxygen responds to the creation of a chrome oxide film, making stainless steel so corrosion-resistant.<br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Gauge Its Metal</strong></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">You want the strong, silent one, which is indicative of the lowest and hence best gauges against each other. You do not have to worry for more than 16-- compared with 18-gauge. However, when you get up to 22, the metal is more prone to dent and vibrate and can handle the disposing of waste. High gauge drop-ins can be extremely thin at the edges that are inadequate for the heavier weight of a qualitative faucet.<br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Back-Friendly Depth</strong></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Six-inch deep sinks are inexpensive to build, but splashing and not retaining much. On the other side, a 9 or 10-inch sink carries lots—a major bonus because there is little space on the countertop. Be mindful if an undermount stops at or below another inch that could extend out the back—and so investing into a basin rack could be considered.<br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">It's all about shape. You get extra size with square edges, straight faces, and a smooth base but soft corners make it easier to clean and drain.<br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Buy it from <span style="text-decoration: underline;"><a href="https://www.picadorstainless.com/stainless-steel-kitchen-sink.htm">stainless steel sink manufacturers</a></span> to get the customization according to your requirements.<br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Pads</strong></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Look for the rubber bottoms and pads that deteriorate the sound of runny water and silverware and even eliminate condensation in the base cabinet. When the drain sounds like a steel drum, it is light or naked – or both.<br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Grade</strong></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">In order to reflect its components, stainless steel is specified. For maximum corrosion and stain resistance, you want 300 series or around 18 percent chromium and 8 percent nickel. The sink can also be beautifully satin-finished and over time grow a stronger skate than matt stainless steel. Tip: It's not 300 series when the sink carries a magnet.<br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Drain Placement</strong></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Some sinks have drains and baskets and some do not. Some sinks do not. Place and architecture are also to be considered. To the back is more room in the base cabinet for better ventilation as the plates stack in the sink. Left or right rear drain, as seen here, is even easier.<br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Accessories</strong></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Many sinks are now fitted with accessory kits or with the option of purchasing accessories. These products most commonly contain items such as drain baskets or trays, coilers, and cuts.<br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Final Words</strong></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Stainless steel is an extraordinary material for kitchen sinks and scores plenty of brownie points. Today, various different sink designs and resources are available, and the most prominent and prevalent is stainless steel.</p> <p style="text-align: justify;"> </p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Stainless steel is the most popular and well-founded alternative for kitchen sinks. It is a robust, easy to clean material that requires very little maintenance. Stainless steel also prevents rust, is not chip-cracking, cracking, or wear-out. A decent quality steel sink ought to last forever.</p> A Complete Guide On How To Select The Best Sink Waste http://www.picadorstainless.com/blog/a-complete-guide-on-how-to-select-the-best-sink-waste_10192.htm Fri, 12 Mar 2021 12:08:07 +0530 <p style="text-align: justify;">Basin waste is an often neglected but essential part of the restoration of every toilet, or sink waste, as many call it. This guide to basin waste produced by <span style="text-decoration: underline;"><a href="https://www.picadorstainless.com/sink-strainer-waste-plug.htm">sink waste plug manufacturers</a></span> will take you through the specifics of basin forms and show all types of waste.<br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">A sink waste supplied by a wholesale sink waste plug supplier is a canal designed to allow water to flow safely in your reservoir irrespective of its design. You should also lock the pipes of your sink by the waste of the basin so that they are filled with water.<br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>What Is A Basin Overflow?</strong></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">A small opening at the side of the sink that causes the water to be drained as the sink starts to be too complete is a basin overflow. The object is to avoid your bathroom from flooding if you leave the towel accidentally. Not every sink has an overflow, still, you can buy sink waste plug at best price.<br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Slotted Or Unslotted Basin Waste?</strong></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">You'll need a slotted basin waste if your sink is overflowing. You would need to mount an unloaded waste basin if your drain does not have an overflow. An unloaded bottom waste is waterproof so that no water has been returned to the waste conduit in the runoff. Slotted waste would allow the drainage of overflow water, whether or not waste is open.<br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">You sometimes have sinks with excess in your kitchen, whereas sinks and other basins are overflowing. Selecting the incorrect reservoir waste will irreparably destroy your reservoir so that the form desired is calculated correctly.<br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Types Of Basin Waste</strong></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">A sink waste produced by the sink waste plug manufacturers is an integral aspect of any bottom tank since it attaches the tank to the waste tube, which makes for a safe drain. Although this word is valid, waste sometimes referred to as a plug or plug-in hole is just a part of the waste that consists of the connection to your pipework and a means of "plugging" and holding water in your basin.<br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">You have a variety of various forms of basin pollution. Each one has a distinctive design and functions that justify their access to the renovators of the bathroom.<br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Click Clack</strong></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Clack basin wastes have several names – clicker, push-button and sprung plug waste, to name a couple – perhaps the most common basin waste type. Click clacks, as useful as their name can be recalled. Only press the stopper down to shut the click-clack and push it up to open again. The Crosswater Odor-Free Unslotted Click Clack Basin Waste, made of solid brass with a tested, sealed structure that stops the rubbery scent from retrieving from waste, is a stand-out Click Clack waste at Drench.<br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Flip Top</strong></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">First up, the waste from the flip-top. In these prototypes, you will see a disc-shaped stopper spinning, tossing or otherwise repositioning to either full screen or disclose the drain. The flip-top is a very chic choice as it can easily be fitted into new, minimum bathrooms.<br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Pop-Up</strong></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Wastes from pop-up basins use a waste foot. To raise or lower the stopper, hold or pull the trigger – so simple.<br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Plug And Chain</strong></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">This choice does not need to be clarified in too much detail and it is definitely the most familiar form of basin waste. The plug and chain have been a staple amongst entrance bathrooms for decades. But thanks to its nostalgic appeal and simple features, it is undergoing a renaissance through many luxurious, new installations.<br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Free Flow</strong></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">You leave the waste pipe indefinitely open while you go free flow. Quick, straightforward – enjoy an efficient, straightforward drain with a flow basin waste that is probably the most functional of all waste systems.<br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Final Words</strong></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Your waste is an important part of any basin and helps to empty your basin. When many people shop, they do not know that various reservoirs need a certain form of waste.</p> Why Choose Sink Strainers For Your Sink? http://www.picadorstainless.com/blog/why-choose-sink-strainers-for-your-sink_10933.htm Tue, 29 Jun 2021 19:21:43 +0530 <p style="text-align: justify;">The sink strainer is designed to keep solid material out of your plumbing pipes. In kitchen sinks, chunks of food, corrosive cleaning chemicals or other unpleasant materials could find their way into your pipes without a sink strainer. Bath sinks also need protection from the invasion of rubbish. This article focuses deeply on the benefits of sink strainers. Before we know the benefits of strainers let us know what are the types of sink strainers available in the market. This is one of the best <em><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><a href="https://www.picadorstainless.com/products.htm">kitchen sink accessories</a></span></em> that is used by people all over.<br /><br /><strong>Types Of Sink Strainers</strong></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Despite being a simple product, not all strainers are the same. The different variations each bring different things to the table, or rather, sink.</p> <ul> <li><strong>Stopper Strainer:</strong> This is a dual purpose strained that can prevent water from flowing and also serves as a filter to let only water flow through. It has a mechanical switch that changes the function accordingly.</li> <li><strong>Drain Strainer:</strong> A simple cup-shaped strain that can be easily placed on the drain to serve as a filter. This is the least complicated of all and requires no instalment.</li> <li><strong>Flange Strainer:</strong> This type of strainer uses a flange to connect to the bottom of the sink, thereby ensuring water doesn’t leak.</li> <li><strong>Back Nut Strainer:</strong> These are placed at the bottom of the sink, joining it to the plumbing system. A rubber seal is used to prevent water leakage while a back nut is used to hold all components together.</li> <li><strong>Double Cup Strainer: </strong>As the name denotes, it is made up of two cups. One sits securely in its position in the sink with the help of a nut, while the second one is easily removable and serves as a stopper.<br /><br /></li> </ul> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Save On The Plumbing Expenses</strong></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Most people go about their daily routine without thinking about keeping their kitchen pipes clear of obstructions. However, food particles can easily turn into a major plumbing blockage. Hiring a plumber to clear built-up sludge from your pipes can be costly. Installing a sink strainer could save you a lot of money in plumbing bills.<br /><br /><strong>A Variety Of Materials</strong></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Durability: It is one of the most important benefits of the traditional stainless steel sink strainer is durability. If you install one today, it will last almost indefinitely. Some modern <a href="https://www.picadorstainless.com/sink-strainer.htm">kitchen sink strainers</a> are made from plastic and silicone in addition to the traditional metal and have features that were unheard of, a few years ago. For instance, some strainers serve as plugs and stop the water from running out of your sink while you wash or rinse your dishes. The sink basket strainer can then be lifted out of the drain opening, allowing you to easily clear any trapped matter.</p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Colours and anti-bacterial chemicals: Some strainers designs have moved away from mere functionality and are available in colours such as silver, green, gold or white. Strainers that are made from plastic materials can also be permeated with antibacterial chemicals and a fragrance to keep your kitchen fresh and clean. In contrast to stainless steel sinks, ceramics and granite sink are often used by homeowners to add a little old world-class to their kitchen.<br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Material:</strong> If you want your sink strainer to blend with your ceramic or granite sink, some manufacturers can supply them on antique brass, antique copper, mahogany bronze, pewter and oil rubbed bronze finishes.<br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>The Strainer And Spray System</strong></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Some of the manufactures in the market today produce sink strainers that are versatile and can be used in different types of sinks that are used in a different household. This is a combination of the strainer and swivel faucet sprayer for sink taps. The sprayer has a three hundred and sixty-degree swivel that gives you the freedom to spray kitchen debris from dishes into the sink strainer. The two parts of the system can be colour coordinated.<br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Bathroom Sink Strainers</strong></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Of course, the kitchen does not have a monopoly on sinks. Bathroom sinks also need to be protected from lumps of soap, hair and debris. Fortunately, some strainers are perfect for the same sinks in bathrooms that allow you to clear of clogging materials and allows a fast flow of water from the sink.<br /><br /></p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Sink strainers are of great benefit and importance for people. These are versatile and can be used for both kitchen and bathroom sinks. Deal with the best manufacturers and suppliers of kitchen sink accessories and get products from them for your use. Choose the material, type and colour that you want and order online.</p> Everything You Need To Know About Kitchen Sink Strainers http://www.picadorstainless.com/blog/everything-you-need-to-know-about-kitchen-sink-strainers_11502.htm Fri, 17 Sep 2021 16:32:33 +0530 <p style="line-height: 1.38; text-align: justify; background-color: #ffffff; margin-top: 12pt; margin-bottom: 0pt; padding: 0pt 0pt 12pt 0pt;" dir="ltr"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial; color: #333333; background-color: transparent; font-weight: 400; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; text-decoration: none; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Using a sink strainer from kitchen sink strainer manufacturers, you can keep solids out of your pipework. Without a sink strainer, lumps of meals, corrosive cleaning solvents, and other objectionable materials could work their way into your pipelines and clog them up over time. Also, bathroom sinks need to be protected from the trash. This is among the most popular kitchen sink accessories.<br /><br /></span><span style="background-color: transparent; color: #333333; font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt; white-space: pre-wrap;"><strong><span style="font-size: medium;">Plumbing Expense Reduction:</span></strong><br /></span><span style="background-color: transparent; color: #333333; font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt; white-space: pre-wrap;">When most people go along with their daily routine, they don't give a second thought to maintaining their kitchen pipes free of debris. If left unchecked, however, food particles can cause a major plumbing issue. Hiring a plumber to check your pipes of built-up sludge can be expensive, however. When it comes to plumbing, having installed a sink strainer can save you funds.<br /><br /></span><span style="background-color: transparent; color: #333333; font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt; white-space: pre-wrap;"><strong><span style="font-size: small;">Durability:</span></strong><br /></span><span style="background-color: transparent; color: #333333; font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt; white-space: pre-wrap;">The traditional stainless steel sink strainer has a lot of advantages, including its durability and ease of cleaning. Investing in one now will pay off in the future. Other than metal, some new kitchen sink strainers are made out of plastic or silicone and also have features that have been unheard of just a few years previously, such as the ability to remove food particles.<br /><br /></span><span style="background-color: transparent; color: #333333; font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt; white-space: pre-wrap;">While washing or rinsing dishes, some strainers act as plugs, preventing water from escaping the sink. Using the <a href="https://www.picadorstainless.com/sink-strainer.htm">kitchen sink strainer</a>, you can quickly remove any clogs by lifting them out of the drain opening.<br /><br /></span><span style="background-color: transparent; color: #333333; font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt; white-space: pre-wrap;"><strong><span style="font-size: small;">Anti-bacterial Colour Options:</span></strong><br /></span><span style="background-color: transparent; color: #333333; font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt; white-space: pre-wrap;">Colours like green, silver, blue, white, and gold have been added to some strainer designs that are no longer purely utilitarian. Filters made of plastic can be infused with anti-microbial agents as well as fragrances for a cleaner, more pleasant kitchen environment. Ceramic and granite sinks are viable alternatives to stainless steel sinks for homeowners looking to add a touch of old world class to their kitchen.<br /><br /></span><span style="background-color: transparent; color: #333333; font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt; white-space: pre-wrap;"><strong><span style="font-size: small;">Variety Of Materials:</span></strong><br /></span><span style="background-color: transparent; color: #333333; font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt; white-space: pre-wrap;">There are sink strainers in dark brass natural, vintage copper and dark wood metal finishes as well as pewter and oil rubbed bronze finishes available from some producers.<br /><br /></span><span style="background-color: transparent; color: #333333; font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt; white-space: pre-wrap;"><span style="font-size: small;"><strong>Strainer & Spray System:</strong></span><br /></span><span style="background-color: transparent; color: #333333; font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt; white-space: pre-wrap;">There are sink strainers that combine a strainer and a swivel faucet sprayer. Sprinkling debris from dishes into the sink strainer has never been easier with this sprayer's 360-degree swivel. They can be matched in colour.<br /><br /></span><span style="background-color: transparent; color: #333333; font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt; white-space: pre-wrap;"><strong><span style="font-size: small;">Guidance With Size:</span></strong><br /></span><span style="background-color: transparent; color: #333333; font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt; white-space: pre-wrap;">The size of kitchen sink strainers isn't universal. The sink drain entrance surface area determines the size of your sink strainer. These sizes vary from 3-1/2 to 4.5 inches, which is the most common size. This range is considered to fit the majority of sink drain sizes.<br /><br /></span><span style="background-color: transparent; color: #333333; font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt; white-space: pre-wrap;">Sinks with similar drain openings can be found in many modern homes. That's about 3-1/2 inches in diameter. Kitchen sinks aren't all the same, either. There is a difference in the size of the drain in old and new houses. The sinks in restaurant kitchens are larger. Sinks with larger drain openings have significantly bigger sinks. Because of this, one standard-sized kitchen strainer won't work for all drain sizes, as you may have already surmised.<br /><br /></span><span style="background-color: transparent; color: #333333; font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt; white-space: pre-wrap;">There are usually two parts to a strainer for a kitchen sink. The rimmed body is permanently attached to the drain opening, whereas the strainer is easily removed. The quality of the strainer would be determined by its type, material, and finish. The finest strainers to use are those made of stainless steel or silicon. In addition, plastic strainers should be avoided.<br /><br /></span><span style="background-color: transparent; color: #333333; font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt; white-space: pre-wrap;">Stainless steel is the most common metal used in kitchen sink strainers. It's perfectly positioned on the drain's opening. Pouring water through a strainer forbids large pieces of food from going down the drain while allowing liquid to easily pass through its holes. You'll save money on drain system repairs and plumbing costs, as already stated before. Unless the strainer is properly sized, the pipe will become clogged every other week.<br /><br /></span><span style="background-color: transparent; color: #333333; font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt; white-space: pre-wrap;"><strong><span style="font-size: medium;">Final Words:</span></strong><br /></span><span style="background-color: transparent; color: #333333; font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt; white-space: pre-wrap;">Soluble or tough material such as bones or fruit and veggie peels, most food waste in the kitchen goes down the drain. Drains may need to be cleaned regularly as a result of this. If you use a strainer on your kitchen sink to catch solid waste before it goes down the drain, you'll be able to avoid clogs and possibly costly plumbing repairs.<br /><br /></span><span style="background-color: transparent; color: #333333; font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt; white-space: pre-wrap;">With the strainer, you can monitor the mobility of insects like cockroaches from the kitchen sewer, even as tiny holes in the strainer would then prevent them from getting into your home, maintaining your home pest-free.<br /><br /></span><span style="background-color: transparent; color: #333333; font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt; white-space: pre-wrap;">There are available in various sizes of kitchen sink strainers regardless of the type of sink as well as drain opening. Among the most common strainer aspects are summed up here depending on the type.</span></p> Kitchen Sink fittings: An Important Part Of Every Kitchen http://www.picadorstainless.com/blog/kitchen-sink-fittings-an-important-part-of-every-kitchen_12070.htm Tue, 28 Dec 2021 14:32:19 +0530 <p>The hygiene and cleanliness is dependent on the sinks that are used. It is the most often used section in a kitchen. Due to regular flow of water and food residues, it is essential to maintain cleanliness and check for any blockages in the outlets. There are various <strong><a href="https://www.picadorstainless.com/sink-drain-parts-and-fittings.htm">kitchen sink waste fittings</a></strong> to ensure there is no blocking of the wasteafter washing the utensils. In this article, the various fittings through which we can keep our kitchen sink away from blockages have been discussed. </p> <p> </p> <p><strong>PVC Sink Stopper</strong></p> <p>The sink stopper is a very potent fitting to avoid jamming of the passage by occasionally stopping the drainage of water through the sink hole. It comes with the option to fit and remove as per need. The make of sink stopper is polyvinyl chloride, hence it is easily washed and avoids rust as well as sticking of food particles on it.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Sink drain reducer </strong></p> <p>It is an additional fitting on the outlet of the kitchen sink. The prime purpose is to lessen the diameter of the outlet passage. This way the volume of the liquid during drainage can be reduced. By reducing the drainage volume, amount of waste materials can be checked to pass smoothly. </p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Sink strainer waste plug</strong></p> <p>This plug is used as a gauge to filter the liquid from the suspended particles. The openings on the plug help to release the waste liquid and preventing the other solid matter from blocking the outlet. It is a common fitting available in almost all household. During a kitchen sink fitting it isimportant to fix it.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Features of waste fittings </strong></p> <p><strong>Material: </strong>The sink strainer is usually made of steel and non-corrosive alloys thereby helps in protecting it from rust and offers long life to it. The shiny surface of the sink strainer helps the waste particles slide smoothly thereby checking any dirt deposition.</p> <p><strong>Available in various sizes:</strong> The wastage sink fittings come in different shapes to match exactly the dimensions of the outlet. These fittings should be snug-tight to avoid leakage from the joints. Hence, it should be checked well in advance. </p> <p><strong>Suppliers: </strong>Many suppliers are spread across India to ensure it’s continued available in the Indian markets. Though many products are available in the market. Getting the best fittings as per the need of the kitchen is important. Else, it will cause unnecessary stress.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Benefits of using kitchen sink fittings :</strong></p> <p><strong>Easy release of waste water: </strong>The foremost reason behind using kitchen fittings is it enables easy release of the waste water from the sink.</p> <p>Keeping the kitchen clean and dry: The right fittings in the sinkchecksunnecessary leakages thereby keeping the kitchen clean and dry.</p> <p><strong>Maintaining hygiene: </strong>After the sink fittings are installed, it becomes quite easy to clean it frequently to maintain the necessary hygiene in kitchen. </p> <p><strong>Prevents blockages: </strong>The major problem of blockages can be waved good bye by using these kitchen fittings. </p> <p><span style="white-space: pre;"> </span></p> <p>All in all, a sink fitting are  essential part of kitchen, their role in removal of waste water is crucial. It contributes to the overall wellness of the kitchen and home. Get your kitchen braced up to prevent unnecessary blockages of sink.</p> The different kinds of kitchen accessories and their use http://www.picadorstainless.com/blog/the-different-kinds-of-kitchen-accessories-and-their-use_12504.htm Sat, 12 Mar 2022 14:38:44 +0530 <p>A kitchen is one of the most important parts of your house. Being one of the most personal of spaces in the home, a kitchen incorporates beautiful styles and accessories to make the entire place easy to use. Accessories in a kitchen, just like in any other part of the house add beauty to the kitchen.</p> <p>Furthermore, kitchen accessories make the elements in your kitchen easier to use and allow you to find everything readily and easily. If you are trying to add some accessories to your kitchen and are confused as to what to add, here is a list of things that will help you to make the most of your kitchen;</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Kitchen Sink Accessories: </strong>It is easy to find the correct type of kitchen sink that suits your kitchen and requirements. However, what most <strong><a href="https://www.picadorstainless.com">kitchen sink manufacturers</a></strong> do not offer is the correct way to make use of these. There are many types of kitchen sink accessories that not only allow you to sort the kitchen sink but also allow you to find the correct way of managing space around it. Here are some kitchen sink accessories that you can try:</p> <p>Soap dispenser.</p> <p>Sink grid,</p> <p>Sink racks for dishes,</p> <p>Sink splash guard,</p> <p>Kitchen sink organizers and much more.</p> <p>What’s more is that these can be found mostly at any kitchen sink supplier or manufacturers who offer you quality kitchen sinks and supplies.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Digital Scale: </strong>Another essential tool for your kitchen would be the digital scale. Digital scales allow you to weigh the vegetables and other food items that you may wish to cook. Although a conventional weighing machine may have worked for you, a digital scale is easier to use and offers you the weight of the measured objects in an easy to read format.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Air Fryer:</strong> One of the essential things to do in today’s world is to count the calories that we consume. With us becoming more health conscious, the requirement of an accessory that allows us to reduce the fat intake is of utmost importance. Air Fryers help you have your favorite food without worrying about the fat or the oil in them. Air fryers are known to reduce the fat content in foods at least 74%.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong> Egg Cooker: </strong>Eggs are an essential part of our diet. With eggs being used for breakfast or lunch or even for dinner. Not only do eggs take a lot of time to boil, but it is also hard to know if the eggs are completely boiled or not. An egg cooker will help you to get rid of the problem of not knowing when your eggs are done! </p> <p>There are many handy kitchen accessories that allow you to make the most of your kitchen.  Find apt accessories to make use of your kitchen to the fullest. Find accessories for your kitchen today.</p> 5 Important PointsTo Consider Before Buying The Perfect Kitchen Sink http://www.picadorstainless.com/blog/5-important-pointsto-consider-before-buying-the-perfect-kitchen-sink_12777.htm Wed, 27 Apr 2022 14:47:38 +0530 <p>For a perfect kitchen set up kitchen sink plays a vital role. From washing hands to cleaning utensils and vegetables every single time kitchen sink comes into play. These days kitchen sinks come in a lot of varieties, sizes and materials.</p> <p>Kitchen Sinks Available In The Market: Various types of steel kitchen sinks are available in the present market. But you need to select the right one as per your space in the kitchen compatibility. So majorly used and popular stainless steel  sinks are discussed briefly below:</p> <p><strong>• Double Bowl Dustbin Kitchen Sink:</strong> This kitchen sink comes with a pre-installed fruit basket, square waste coupling and PVC double bowl connector. Bowl’s collar thickness is said to e 2.5m.m with 1mm of bowl thickness.</p> <p> Both the bowl comes with a dimension of 17 by 16 by 10 inches so that water can get drained easily and quickly.</p> <p><strong>• Single Board Square With Drainboard Kitchen Sink: </strong>One of the most popular and demanding kitchen sinks in the Indian Market. This stainless steel kitchen sink comes with a single bowl with a drainboard. For resisting corrosion and rusting this kitchen sink comes with a thickness of 1mm. </p> <p> </p> <p><strong>5 Points To Keep In Mind Before Purchasing A Kitchen Sink: </strong>Do consider the following fives points below before buying a stainless steel sink for your kitchen.</p> <p><strong>Gauge Or Thickness of The Material: </strong>Usually “Gauge” or the thickness of the stainless steel metal for the kitchen sink. Ranges are generally between 16 to 22 gauge. 16 gauge is the thickest among all. So always opt for high-quality stainless steel sinks. Stainless steel sink manufacturers generally use a gauge range between 16-18.</p> <p><strong>Grade Of The Stainless steel:</strong> For a perfect kitchen sink grade plays a crucial role as well. 18/8 label on the stainless steel sinks denotes 18% of chromium and 8% of nickel. The higher the percentage of chromium and nickel, the higher the quality of stainless steel would be. Primarily 304 Grade is regarded as the best grade for kitchen sinks.</p> <p><strong>Insulation And Coating: </strong>To reduce the noise or soundproof stainless sinks are usually covered with sound insulating coatings or covers. Coatings also help to reduce the moisture under the sink. So always do check coatings or insulations for extra add -ons. </p> <p><strong>Sink Finish: </strong>A mirror finish polished look is usually makes attractive, appealing and smooth for a perfect stainless steel sink. You can also opt for a matte finish for a brushed look other than smooth and glossy for your kitchen sink.</p> <p><strong>Drain Placement:</strong> It is one of the key points you need to consider while purchasing a stainless steel kitchen sink. Some assemblies come with drain baskets and some do not. A rear drain to the left or right can help to handle a pile of dishes easily without water clogging issues. </p> <p><a href="https://www.picadorstainless.com/"> </a></p> <p><strong><a href="https://www.picadorstainless.com/">Stainless steel sinks</a></strong> come with various advantages like affordability, ease of maintenance, longevity etc. Do a proper consultation with your interior designer for a perfect stainless steel sink match for your dream kitchen. And also do consider the 5 points mentioned above before buying a kitchen sink.</p> Explaining The Factors To Keep In MinBefore Buying A Sink Strainer http://www.picadorstainless.com/blog/explaining-the-factors-to-keep-in-minbefore-buying-a-sink-strainer_13101.htm Thu, 23 Jun 2022 16:35:32 +0530 <p>Sink strainers from a <strong><a href="https://www.picadorstainless.com/products.htm">Kitchen Sink Accessories Supplier</a></strong>, are essential for draining water from our kitchens, restrooms, and any other location where there is a sink. In this essay, I'll go over what sink strainers are, what they do, the many sorts, my tricks, and advice for selecting the best ones for your requirements.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Sink Strainer: </strong>A sink strainer is a perforated metal sieve that prevents solid waste or big particles of food, hair, coffee grounds, and so on from entering the water drain system. A sink strainer is essential for preventing big particles from clogging your sinks and breeding bacteria in the drains.</p> <p> </p> <p>Using a sink strainer is one of the most effective ways to prevent solid waste, dirt, and dregs from building in our drainage systems. The sink strainer is a basic yet practical plumbing device that keeps things clean in the kitchen.</p> <p> </p> <p>A correctly built sink strainer will save you a lot of money that would otherwise be spent on drainage repairs. The best aspect is that sink strainers require no upkeep other than occasional draining and cleaning.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Purpose Of A Sink Strainer: </strong>There are several types of sink strainers used for home and industrial uses, but the functionality or goal is typically the same - to keep the sewage system clean of solid waste and garbage.</p> <p> </p> <p>Sink strainers are frequently used as drain covers in bathrooms, kitchen sinks, and bathtubs at home.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Materials Used: </strong>Sink strainers come in a range of materials, just as there are many different varieties of them. Because of the constant exposure to water and other liquids, a great number of sink strainers are often made of stainless steel for corrosion resistance. Other materials used to make sink strainers include silicone, rubber, and even plastics.</p> <p> </p> <p>Each of the materials used to produce sink strainers has distinct features that contribute to a certain sink strainer being particularly beneficial for specific reasons.</p> <p> </p> <p>Stainless steel is the most commonly used material for sink strainers since it has the highest resilience and solidity of any metal used for sink strainers.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>How To Select?</strong></p> <p>With so many various sink strainer brands available, it might be difficult to choose the appropriate or finest ones that will completely meet your needs.</p> <p> </p> <p>● One of the first things to think about when selecting a sink strainer is the material. Sink strainers, as previously stated, are available in a range of materials. The material from which a sink strainer is produced influences the quality and functionality of the sink strainer.</p> <p>● The diameter of the holes on the strainer is the next factor to take into consideration when selecting a sink strainer. This is critical because you want your sink strainer to be functional regardless of where it is positioned or how much straining you require.</p> <p>● Continuing, the sink strainer you select should be simple to clean. As simple as it may sound, this is the most difficult element to consider.</p> <p> </p> <p>This is because, as previously said, you require sink strainers with a relatively small hole so that no material escapes into your sewers.</p> <p> </p> <p>The material of your sink strainers is a vital consideration that will make cleaning them much easier regardless of whatever kind you choose. Although the appearance of stainless steel sink strainers among other <strong><a href="https://www.picadorstainless.com/products.htm">Kitchen Sink Accessories</a></strong> isn't what most people would prefer, rather the sleek finish surface, which makes it much easier to wipe clean becomes the reason.</p>