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What is the Capacity of a Kitchen Sink?

What is the Capacity of a Kitchen Sink?

What is the Capacity of a Kitchen Sink?

Apr 20,2022

Knowing the capacity of your kitchen sink is important when looking for the ideal style and size for the sink in your home. Capacity affects your ability to perform certain washing and cooking tasks, and it determines the effectiveness of your sink in the long run.

How to Measure Sink Capacity?

When it comes to sink size, this involves the length and width of the sink as well as the depth of the bowl. Simply multiply the depth of the bowl by the width of the bowl and the length of the sink to get the volume or capacity. And it's worth noting that we're unlikely to fill up the sink during daily use, so consider subtracting a few inches from your kitchen sink height measurement to get a realistic measurement.

How many liters of water does a normal kitchen sink hold?

Capacity varies with depth, and most sinks typically have a capacity of 20 liters.

Which is better:Large Capacity or Small Capacity?

There is no denying that large kitchen sink sizes have advantages over small kitchen sink sizes.

● A larger capacity sink can hold more dishes, fruit and water for cleaning. However, larger-capacity sinks require more countertop space; therefore, you have less space to prepare
●  Large capacity sinks are also heavier when full, so they will pull over the countertop, putting more weight and stress on the cabinets.

What are types of kitchen sinks?

Stainless steel is the most-used item in the kitchen. We list 6 best china handmade sink ranging between style and material for you to choose.

● Small single kitchen sink

Single bowl sink has no divided basin, but it is big enough to wash items such as casseroles. This type of sink is suitable for big family, but you have to set a drying place on the side of the sink.  
Style Material Thickness Surface treatment Carton size
LS5151 stainless steel 0.5 mm Electric Plating /Polished/Decor 530*540*530mm(12pcs/ctn)

● Our Press Machine Sink, the raw material is stainless steel;
● The Surface Treatment can be finished in Polish or Electreic Plating or Decor;
● Fixing clips,sound deadening pads, underneath coating are for choose;
● Easy to clean and take care of

● Handmade sink double bowl

Double bowl sink is the most popular choice in the kitchen because of its versatility. It covers all sink operations and it allows you to wash on one side and rinse or dry on the other side on the same time. But you should confirm that both sides of the sink can accommodate the big pots before you purchase the sink. Beyond that, double bowls with a tray is available in Lansida.

● Triple sinks kitchen

This kind of sink can accommodate many big tableware such as spot, and it is suitable for the big family. Undermount sink allows you to sweep water and crumbs into the sink with a sponge. Also this sink is easy to clean.
However, you should notice that sinks under the counter may cost more than other models because it has higher quality and harder installation.
Style Material Thickness Surface treatment Overall size
LHT4719 stainless steel 304 18G Satin 47*19*10inch

● The raw material is stainless steel 304;
● The Surface Treatment can be finished in Satin;
● Including Sound deadening pads, underneath coating ;
● Easy to clean and take care of.
● Can follow your requirement size


Lansida is one of the small kitchen sink manufacturers in China and we provide custom stainless steel sink., such as Mordern Press Sink, Classic Press Sink, Borad Sink, Handmade Sink or single kitchen sink for sale. We Introduced the advantage stainless steel sink producing equipment and advanced technique, and provide various sinks to satisfy different customers. If you need more details about our sinks, don’t hesitate to contact us.