Creating utensils, art, and jewelry from copper is a Mexican tradition dating back to Pre-Columbian times. For generations, Indians of Central Mexico mined the metal and created objects both utilitarian and beautiful. A handmade Mexican copper sink can lend warmth and unique style to the kitchen or bath. Available in a myriad of shapes and styles, a beautiful Mexican copper sink fits with many decorating styles adding grace and value to a home.
Hand crafted copper sinks are available in a wide range of shapes and styles appropriate for a bathroom, a kitchen or a bar providing distinction to any room when they are used. Continue reading
The use of copper for the wash basin is not a brand new concept. Before the modern manufacture of vitreous china sinks, copper was one of the better choices available and was mined for use in many objects, not just the bathroom and kitchen where we so often see it today. A modern copper vessel sink integrates the traditional with the contemporary.
Accustomed to seeing the impenetrable surfaces of vitreous china sinks, one may question how practical a copper sink is for even a modest amount of regular use, let alone in an area that is visited several times a day. The answer is simple: it’s virtually maintenance free. Copper sinks do not require any chemical cleaners. Acidic substances should also be kept away from the copper vessel bathroom sink. Continue reading
A copper farm sink can be the perfect addition to your home. The kitchen is so often spoken of as the heart of the home, the place where family and friends gather for sustenance in the form of good food and good conversation. When so many good times are spent in a room, you want to design it so it is pleasing to be in that room and to share it with others.
This is a unique look not seen in many homes today, and the sinks that are available are often one of a kind. However, to preserve the beauty of your copper farm sink, sometimes referred to as copper apron front sinks, you need to be aware of some key care techniques to employ on a regular basis. Continue reading