Stainless Steel Apron Front Farmhouse Sinks are a Top Design Trend!
These apron sinks will perfectly integrate into traditional or contemporary kitchen settings.
Just APRON front sinks add functionality and form to any kitchen design with a contemporary look that is the ultimate focal point accent. Just‘s apron style models are characterized by an exposed bowl front and are a popular option among designers and decorators. The sinks have a blended finish, blending seamlessly within your kitchen design and are designed to deliver exceptional cleaning results every time. A huge plus for kitchen design is that these fit well in a contemporary kitchen, as the finishes on our sinks match most stainless appliance finishes. This also allows designers to bring a modern twist to the traditional farmhouse kitchen design.
Apron front sinks are often referred to as ‘farmhouse sinks’, they bring instant charm and vintage appeal to your cooking space. The farmhouse sink is meant to be a dramatic focal point, a sturdy workhorse for the avid cook. They are inspired by period-style ‘farmhouse’ kitchens, which typically had large-capacity deep rectangular bowls to hold the many pots and pans so that they could fill up with water to soak and eliminate stubborn food particles.
It is a deep sink that has a finished front. These apron front sinks are usually installed farther forward, so you are situated closer to the work area. Because of that, you do not need to lean over as much when washing dishes so it is less physical stress and strain than with drop-in or undermount sinks.
Just offers many stainless steel apron front sink models that are inspired by the traditional ‘farmhouse sink.’ Recent modern kitchen design trends have also re-imaged these ageless classics into contemporary settings.
All Just farmhouse models are produced with max capacity ID bowls affording the culinary enthusiast a generous area within to work. Available in single, double or max capacity triple compartment versions. We offer a wide selection of sizes, bowl configurations, and installation options, including apron front, self-rimming, tile edge, under counter, and wall mount for farmhouse sinks.
These apron sinks are a fantastic option for those that want a little bit more workspace in the bowl, and like the old-fashion “farmhouse” look it provides. Our high quality kitchen fixtures that are “Made in the USA” with Type 304 stainless steel will outlast most kitchen designs!
Apron front sinks are becoming more common and have a strong appeal to the modern homeowner for the following reasons:
- An obvious draw for an apron sink is the unique look. These sinks bring an instant charm to a kitchen.
- An apron front sink is ergonomic. The design allows your body to be directly against the sink.
- The front edge of an apron front sink is also easier to clean, as there is no gap between the countertop and the sink.
- The nice thing about farmhouse sinks is that you can have a decorative front for interest. An apron front sink has more depth than modern and traditional kitchen sinks.
Use the links on the right to browse Just’s extensive line of apron/farmhouse models and many other styles of stainless steel kitchen sinks.
If a stock fixture is not the answer, we are experts in custom stainless steel fixtures ~ because, with the years of experience and the flair for originality that our engineers use to develop solutions where stock sinks just would not do, no residential project is too small for a custom stainless steel farmhouse fixture from Just!
Just Manufacturing uses 16 gauge type 304 certified USA milled stainless steel to produce the best stainless steel fixtures available. This gauge provides high resistance to objects dropped on it, which clearly helps to maintain an as-new condition, The austenitic microstructure of the 300 series provides high toughness, from elevated temperatures to far below freezing.
Stainless steel can be easily wiped down and cleaned with a soap or mild detergent solution and do not require toxic cleaning chemicals. Some manufacturers supply cleaning kits for sinks with higher-end finishes, which may be more difficult to maintain. Easy maintenance makes our stainless steel especially appealing across all applications.
Long term value of stainless
Our stainless steel farmhouse apron front models have a long corrosion-free life and virtual freedom from maintenance, repair and/or replacement over the life of the kitchen. They last 15-25 years and are most often replaced because of interior renovations or upgrades rather than degradation of the fixture itself. Moreover, stainless steel is becoming increasingly competitive in price compared with other materials. Given the additional sustainability features of stainless steel, there is clearly long term value in our stainless steel apron models.
Ultimately, the most environmentally friendly materials are corrosion-resistant, durable, produce no surface off-gassing, include high recycled content and recapture rates, reduce resource use and provide long service life. Stainless steel provides all of these benefits. The complete line of Just Manufacturing models and fixtures are Made in USA. All fixtures are produced with 100% American steel and certified for ARRA project work specifications.
From their documented hygienic and corrosion-resistant features to their virtually unparalleled sustainability, stainless steel farmhouse fixtures offer numerous advantages for design professionals. They are an appropriate choice for a multitude of standard building types and, with informed specification, deliver solutions for unique applications.
Serious cooks love the practicality a farmhouse kitchen sink provides. A farmhouse sink can even be a great addition to island food prep area. Countertops clean up in a snap—just wipe them down, brushing crumbs and other food debris directly into the sink.