The most modern and most attractive addition to your kitchen or bathroom would be the stainless steel undermount sink. It comes in a single bowl and a double bowl style. However, if you are a do-it-yourselfer it will be difficult for you to install this kind of sink unless you have some professional training in plumbing. There are some areas of difficulty in the installation of this sink. It must sit flush with the counter so you have to be sure that your counter into which it will be installed is one in which a hole can be cut. This undermount sink does not have edges therefore the countertop should be a very solid one of perhaps granite or marble. Installing a sink like this into granite or marble will save your counter from water damage.
When selecting your undermount sink take into consideration your experience. If you are not well versed in installing sinks or plumbing, the double bowl sink may be too difficult for you to make some repairs when necessary. It would be a good decision to choose a single bowl sink. Do some research whether a stainless steel undermount sink will be installable in your countertop if it is something other than granite or marble. Remember a whole has to be cut in the countertop to accommodate your sink. Stainless steel for any kind of sinks has become the most popular material for several reasons. Because stainless steel is easy to clean and unlike other sinks that may develop cracks into which bacteria can hide, stainless steel does not crack. Cleaning this sink and countertop is very easy because the crumbs and other such debris can be swept right into your sink, without having to pick it out of the edge of your sink. The stainless steel undermount sink is lightweight and will not detach itself when filled into the water and because it is made of a single sheet of stainless steel and it is low maintenance.
It is recommended to have your stainless steel undermount sink installed properly because of the difficulty in installation, a professional install it. Although the undermount sink comes in other different materials such as copper, the stainless steel undermount sink is still the most favorite.