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Copper sinks are highly durable and long lasting when they are cared for properly. Copper sinks are made with a heavier material than stainless steel sinks are, making them more durable. Porcelain sinks are also much more fragile.

Come what may, how well do copper sinks hold up?

Copper is highly durable, retaining its strength, beauty, and integrity even when recycled. It tends to be susceptible to scratching, and smooth finishes are likely to get “dinged,” but it adds to the sink's character. High-quality copper sinks are long-lasting and resistant to rust and corrosion.

Forbye, can you use bleach in a copper sink? — DO NOT allow chlorine bleach in contact with your Copper sink. It will remove the patina and drastically alter the finish of your sink. — DO NOT allow drain cleaners to come into contact with the sink surface.

As well, are copper sinks toxic?

Copper has natural antimicrobial properties, making it ideal for use in the kitchen environment. Copper alloys with lead are sometimes used in sinks made in the Middle East, India and China. Lead has similar workability properties to copper and is quite inexpensive, but it is harmful to humans and should be avoided.

How long do copper sinks last?

Spotting in the patina of your copper sink is not indicative of the health of your copper. Patina is natural and your copper sink will last a lifetime – whether the patina strips or not. When the patina strips, you will see a shiny coppery shine in the surface of your copper sink. Don't worry!

BESTSELLER NO. 1 in 2021

Vine Design Copper Undermount Kitchen Sink - Double Bowl 16-Gauge Front Apron Antique Finish Basin - Perfect For Home, Hotel, Farmhouse Eye Catching Accessory - Dimensions 33″ X 22″ X 9″

Vine Design Copper Undermount Kitchen Sink - Double Bowl 16-Gauge Front Apron Antique Finish Basin - Perfect For Home, Hotel, Farmhouse Eye Catching Accessory - Dimensions 33″ X 22″ X 9″
  • EXCELLENCE CRAFTSMANSHIP: Vine Design front Pattern farmhouse apron sink is designed to be installed as an undermount kitchen sink 33 inch double bowl. Hand-hammered bar sink to provide a beautifully rich superior aesthetics, eye-catching luxurious texture with natural patina copper & unique finish apron undermount sink. The basin sink kitchen is constructed with a dent-resistant structure.
  • TEXTURE OF MATERIAL: Copper apron sink double bowls are being preferred more and more in kitchens these days owing to their natural copper antimicrobial properties that do not provide favorable conditions for the bacteria to live. This front apron kitchen farm sink 33 inch made of pure copper in 16-gauge for superior strength and durability. 16-gauge of pure copper is great for preventing scratching and corrosion-resistant.
  • ANTIQUE LIVING FINISH APRON: The surface mount sink of this apron sink top mount breathes in a constant reaction with the atmosphere and generates an ever-changing patina copper which adds old-world character to the copper’s appearance. The tinny sounds of running water or the echoes of a dropped dishware mingle with the noise-reducing structure on the underside of a deep 33 inch farmhouse sink.
  • SINK UNDERMOUNT DIMENSION: We mold the copper kitchen sinks undermount for kitchen in the rich superior aesthetics for beautiful decor. Its measurements are being Front Apron Wrap approx ~2.5", exterior sink Dimensions: 33"L x 22"W x 9"D, and Interior Dimensions are 14.25"L x 19"W x 9"D while Standard 3-1/2" deep kitchen sink drain opening that fits the most common garbage.
  • INDUSTRY LEADING WARRANTY SUPPORT: Durable 16-gauge copper kitchen double bowl sink made to last for the entire lifetime of your kitchen sink basin. We are sure and full of belief in our productivity of kitchen double sink undermount. If therefore any problem with the Vine Design Sink you faced, please feel free to contact us. We will provide you the proper solution.
BESTSELLER NO. 2 in 2021

Round Shape Copper Undermount Bar Sink 16-Gauge Antique Finish - Perfect For Home, Hotel, Bar - (Copper, 18'' x 8'')

Round Shape Copper Undermount Bar Sink 16-Gauge Antique Finish - Perfect For Home, Hotel, Bar - (Copper, 18'' x 8'')
  • CRAFTSMANSHIP: Our premium handmade sinks, are carefully crafted by skilled Artisans who have honed their skills over generations & are continuing an increasingly rare tradition. Every square inch of the sink is painstakingly hand-hammered resulting in a truly unique piece that will take you back in time with its handmade excellence.
  • SPECIFICATIONS: Thickness: 16-gauge, Dimensions: 18″ diameter x 8″ deep, Under mount Copper Sink, Antique Hammered Finish. As the luxurious texture of the copper reacts with the atmosphere it will acquire a warm patina with age, giving it an old-world character to the copper’s appearance. Made for superior strength and durability each sink is 100% pure 16-gauge copper to prevent scratching, corrosion, and dents.
  • MAINTANANCE: Copper has the unique advantage of oxidizing over time, which means that its color continues to evolve with the life of the sink. The older it gets, the more attractive it looks. Any scratches and flaws that occur on its surface will disappear into the metal as it oxidizes.
  • CARE: Acidic products, like ketchup or lemon can discolor the patina if left for long periods of time, but the patina will quickly revive and any spots will vanish shortly. Scrub your sink with soap and hot water in any problem areas, rinse and dry with a cloth.
  • SUPPORT: This highly durable 16-gauge copper kitchen sink is made to last for the entire lifetime of your basin. We are confident in the quality of our products. If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact us.
BESTSELLER NO. 3 in 2021

Copper Undermount Bar Sink - Single Bowl 16-Gauge Antique Finish - Perfect For Home, Hotel, Eye Catching Accessory - 15.50" x 17.50" x 8"

Copper Undermount Bar Sink - Single Bowl 16-Gauge Antique Finish - Perfect For Home, Hotel, Eye Catching Accessory - 15.50
  • CRAFTSMANSHIP: Our premium handmade sinks, are carefully crafted by skilled Artisans who have honed their skills over generations & are continuing an increasingly rare tradition. Every square inch of the sink is painstakingly hand-hammered resulting in a truly unique piece that will take you back in time with its handmade excellence.
  • SPECIFICATIONS: Thickness: 16-gauge, Dimension (outer): 17.50″ x 15.50″ x 8″, Under-mount Copper Sink, Drain: Uses a standard kitchen sink drain, Antique Hammered Finish. As the luxurious texture of the copper reacts with the atmosphere it will acquire a warm patina with age, giving it an old-world character to the copper’s appearance. Made for superior strength and durability each sink is 100% pure 16-gauge copper to prevent scratching, corrosion, and dents.
  • MAINTANANCE: Copper has the unique advantage of oxidizing over time, which means that its color continues to evolve with the life of the sink. The older it gets, the more attractive it looks. Any scratches and flaws that occur on its surface will disappear into the metal as it oxidizes.
  • CARE: Acidic products, like ketchup or lemon can discolor the patina if left for long periods of time, but the patina will quickly revive and any spots will vanish shortly. Scrub your sink with soap and hot water in any problem areas, rinse and dry with a cloth.
  • SUPPORT: This highly durable 16-gauge copper kitchen sink is made to last for the entire lifetime of your basin. We are confident in the quality of our products. If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact us.
BESTSELLER NO. 4 in 2021

Petal Design Copper Undermount Kitchen Sink - Double Bowl 16-Gauge Front Apron Antique Finish Basin - Perfect For Home, Hotel, Farmhouse Eye Catching Accessory - Dimensions 33″ X 22″ X 9″

Petal Design Copper Undermount Kitchen Sink - Double Bowl 16-Gauge Front Apron Antique Finish Basin - Perfect For Home, Hotel, Farmhouse Eye Catching Accessory - Dimensions 33″ X 22″ X 9″
  • EXCELLENCE CRAFTSMANSHIP: Petal Design front Pattern farmhouse style sink is designed to be installed as an undermount kitchen sink 33 inch double bowl. Hand-hammered bar sink to provide a beautifully rich superior aesthetics, eye-catching luxurious texture with natural patina copper & unique finish apron undermount rectangular sink. The kitchen sink basin is constructed with a dent-resistant structure.
  • TEXTURE OF MATERIAL: Copper apron front double bowl undermount kitchen sinks are being preferred more and more in kitchens these days owing to their natural copper antimicrobial properties that do not provide favorable conditions for the bacteria to live. This front apron kitchen farm sink 33 inch made of pure copper in 16-gauge for superior strength and durability. 16-gauge of pure copper is great for preventing scratching and corrosion-resistant.
  • ANTIQUE LIVING FINISH APRON: The surface of kitchen undermount sinks breathes in a constant reaction with the atmosphere and generates an ever-changing patina copper which adds old-world character to the copper’s appearance. The tinny sounds of running water or the echoes of a dropped dishware mingle with the noise-reducing structure on the underside of a deep 33 inch farmhouse sink.
  • SINK UNDERMOUNT DIMENSION: We mold the composite granite sink for kitchen in the rich superior aesthetics for beautiful decor. Its measurements are being top mount Apron Front Sink Wrap approx ~2.5", exterior sink Dimensions: 33"L x 22"W x 9"D, and Interior Dimensions are 14.25"L x 19"W x 9"D while Standard 3-1/2" deep kitchen sink drain opening that fits the most common garbage.
  • INDUSTRY LEADING WARRANTY SUPPORT: Durable 16-gauge copper kitchen double bowl sink made to last for the entire lifetime of your kitchen sink basin. We are sure and full of belief in our productivity of kitchen farmhouse sinks for kitchens. If therefore any problem with the Petal Design Sink you faced, please feel free to contact us. We will provide you the proper solution.
BESTSELLER NO. 5 in 2021

Vine Design Copper Undermount Kitchen Sink – Single Bowl 16-Gauge - Perfect For Home, Hotel, Farmhouse - Dimensions 23.50" x 17.50" x 8"

Vine Design Copper Undermount Kitchen Sink – Single Bowl 16-Gauge - Perfect For Home, Hotel, Farmhouse - Dimensions 23.50
  • CRAFTSMANSHIP: Our premium handmade sinks, are carefully crafted by skilled artisans who have honed their skills over generations & are continuing an increasingly rare tradition. Every square inch of the sink is painstakingly hand-hammered resulting in a truly unique piece that will take you back in time with its handmade excellence.
  • SPECIFICATIONS: Thickness: 16-gauge, Dimension: 23.50’’ L x 17.50’’ W x 8’’ H, Front Apron Design: Vine, Finish: Antique Copper. As the luxurious texture of the copper reacts with the atmosphere it will acquire a warm patina with age, giving it an old-world character to the copper’s appearance. Made for superior strength and durability each sink is 100% pure 16-gauge copper to prevent scratching, corrosion, and dents.
  • MAINTENANCE: Copper has the unique advantage of oxidizing over time, which means that its color continues to evolve with the life of the sink. The older it gets, the more attractive it looks. Any scratches and flaws that occur on its surface will disappear into the metal as it oxidizes.
  • CARE: Acidic products, like ketchup or lemon, can discolor the patina if left for long periods of time, but the patina will quickly revive and any spots will vanish shortly. Scrub your sink with soap and hot water in any problem areas, rinse and dry with a cloth.
  • SUPPORT: This highly durable 16-gauge copper kitchen sink is made to last for the entire lifetime of your basin. We are confident in the quality of our products. If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact us.
BESTSELLER NO. 6 in 2021

Square Shape Copper Undermount Bar Sink - Single Bowl 16-Gauge Antique Finish - Perfect For Home, Hotel, Bar - 14" x 14" x 8"

Square Shape Copper Undermount Bar Sink - Single Bowl 16-Gauge Antique Finish - Perfect For Home, Hotel, Bar - 14
  • CRAFTSMANSHIP: Our premium handmade sinks, are carefully crafted by skilled Artisans who have honed their skills over generations & are continuing an increasingly rare tradition. Every square inch of the sink is painstakingly hand-hammered resulting in a truly unique piece that will take you back in time with its handmade excellence.
  • SPECIFICATIONS: Thickness: 16-gauge, Dimension (outer): 14″ x 14″ x 8″, Under-mount Copper Sink, Drain: uses a standard kitchen sink drain, Antique Hammered Finish. As the luxurious texture of the copper reacts with the atmosphere it will acquire a warm patina with age, giving it an old-world character to the copper’s appearance. Made for superior strength and durability each sink is 100% pure 16-gauge copper to prevent scratching, corrosion, and dents.
  • MAINTANANCE: Copper has the unique advantage of oxidizing over time, which means that its color continues to evolve with the life of the sink. The older it gets, the more attractive it looks. Any scratches and flaws that occur on its surface will disappear into the metal as it oxidizes.
  • CARE: Acidic products, like ketchup or lemon can discolor the patina if left for long periods of time, but the patina will quickly revive and any spots will vanish shortly. Scrub your sink with soap and hot water in any problem areas, rinse and dry with a cloth.
  • SUPPORT: This highly durable 16-gauge copper kitchen sink is made to last for the entire lifetime of your basin. We are confident in the quality of our products. If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact us.
BESTSELLER NO. 7 in 2021

Hammered Style Copper Undermount Kitchen Sink - Single Bowl 16-Gauge Front Apron Antique Finish Basin - Perfect For Home, Hotel, Farmhouse Eye Catching Accessory - Dimensions 33″ X 22″ X 9″

Hammered Style Copper Undermount Kitchen Sink - Single Bowl 16-Gauge Front Apron Antique Finish Basin - Perfect For Home, Hotel, Farmhouse Eye Catching Accessory - Dimensions 33″ X 22″ X 9″
  • EXCELLENCE CRAFTSMANSHIP: Hammered Style front Pattern farmhouse sink is designed to be installed as an undermount kitchen sink 33 inch single bowl. Hand-hammered bar sink to provide a beautifully rich superior aesthetics, eye-catching luxurious texture with natural patina copper & unique finish apron undermount sink. The kitchen sink basin is constructed with a dent-resistant structure.
  • TEXTURE OF MATERIAL: Copper apron front sinks are being preferred more and more in kitchens these days owing to their natural copper antimicrobial properties that do not provide favorable conditions for the bacteria to live. This front apron kitchen sink made of pure copper in 16-gauge for superior strength and durability. 16-gauge of pure copper is great for preventing scratching and corrosion-resistant.
  • ANTIQUE LIVING FINISH APRON: The surface mount sink of this apron sink breathes in a constant reaction with the atmosphere and generates an ever-changing patina copper which adds old-world character to the copper’s appearance. The tinny sounds of running water or the echoes of a dropped dishware mingle with the noise-reducing structure on the underside of a deep 33 inch farmhouse sink.
  • SINK UNDERMOUNT DIMENSION: We mold the undermount composite sink for kitchen in the rich superior aesthetics for beautiful decor. Its measurements are being Front Apron Wrap approx ~2.5", exterior sink Dimensions: 33"L x 22"W x 9"D, and Interior Dimensions are 30"L x 19"W x 9"D while Standard 3-1/2" deep kitchen sink drain opening that fits the most common garbage.
  • INDUSTRY LEADING WARRANTY SUPPORT: Durable 16-gauge copper kitchen sink single bowl made to last for the entire lifetime of your kitchen sink basin. We are sure and full of belief in our productivity of hammered copper kitchen sink. If therefore any problem with the Hammered Style Sink you faced, please feel free to contact us. We will provide you the proper solution.
BESTSELLER NO. 8 in 2021

Sinkology SK101-33AC-WG-B Angelico 3-Hole Kitchen Sink, 33" x 22" x 8", Antique Copper

Sinkology SK101-33AC-WG-B Angelico 3-Hole Kitchen Sink, 33
  • Kit includes : Angelico 3-hole sink, Rohe Heavy Duty Bottom Grid, Strainer Drain
  • Handmade from 17-gauge, Pure Solid Copper; Drain size: 3.5 inches
  • Make a luxurious statement with an affordable, drop-in copper sink, which is designed for easy installation
  • Naturally easy to maintain and Protected by a Lifetime
  • Sinkology Copper Sinks Will NOT turn green with typical indoor use
  • 3D interactive assembly instructions for this product are available through the free BILT app.
BESTSELLER NO. 9 in 2021

STRICTLY SINKS 30” Copper Work Station Kitchen Sink Undermount Accessory Shelf Single Bowl Square Drain Stainless Steel 90 Degree Radius 16 Gauge

STRICTLY SINKS 30” Copper Work Station Kitchen Sink Undermount Accessory Shelf Single Bowl Square Drain Stainless Steel 90 Degree Radius 16 Gauge
  • ACCESSORIES INCLUDED: color matching square drains (one disposal adapter & one basket strainer), color matching bottom grid, color matching colander, cutting board, mounting hardware, cutout template.
  • SIZE: The overall dimensions of the N100WS sink are 32” x 19” x 10” and a 33” minimum cabinet size is required. The inside dimensions measure at 30" x 17.5" x 10".
  • QUALITY: 16 Gauge Stainless Steel (Certified High-Quality 304-Grade Stainless Steel)
  • FEATURES: This sink features a stain, heat, and scratch resistant surface. It comes fully insulated and equipped with sound dampening pads.
  • INSTALLATION: Undermount (hardware included). Easily attaches to garbage disposal.
BESTSELLER NO. 10 in 2021

33 Farmhouse Sink - Lordear 33 inch Kitchen Sink Apron-Front Copper Tone Bronze 16 Gauge Stainless Steel Deep Single Bowl Kitchen Farm Sink Basin

33 Farmhouse Sink - Lordear 33 inch Kitchen Sink Apron-Front Copper Tone Bronze 16 Gauge Stainless Steel Deep Single Bowl Kitchen Farm Sink Basin
  • ❤ 33 farmhouse sink with Copper Tone BRONZE NANO brushed, constructed of dent resistant thick panel 304 stainless steel, scratch and stain restistance. Sturdy and durabillity.
  • ❤ Copper Kitchen Sink, the COLORED FINISH is applied as an outer layer using an innovative nano-PVD technique that makes it INCREDIBLY TOUGH and RESISTANT TO WEARING or PEELING. You get a stainless steel sink copper colored sink without the high maintenance and care requirements of copper sinks.
  • ❤ Farmhouse Sink Apron Front, X-shaped diversion water design, with a gently sloped bottom that prevents standing water inside the bowl fast drainage, no blockage. Nano brushed finish make the sink surface smooth for water flowing down without trace.
  • ❤ Stainless Steel Kitchen Sink Size and Accessories---33*21*10 inch(minimum cabinet size is 36 inch); What's on the box: Include a 36 inch stainless steel single bowl kitchen sink, 304 stainless steel dish grid,strainer, cotton apron, oven glove and oven mit,cutout template and installation introuction.
  • ❤ Warranty---Limited lifetime warranty.Any problem,please feel free to contact us.

6 More Questions Answered

Does a copper sink turn green?

Don't worry, this doesn't mean your sink will ever turn green. ... If a copper sink is properly cleaned and cared for in your indoor kitchen or bathroom, green oxidation will never occur. It's important that when you are selecting a sink, you understand patina before committing to a copper sink for your kitchen or bath.

Can you use vinegar on copper sinks?

Our Expert Agrees: Copper is a soft metal, so don't use anything abrasive to clean it. Just wipe it down with a soft sponge or a microfiber cloth dipped in soapy water. You can also use regular or apple cider vinegar, if you prefer. Rinse and towel dry the sink after cleaning it.

Are Copper Sinks high maintenance?

Easy maintenance — Once a user understands what chemicals and temperatures can damage the copper sink, avoiding those issues becomes second nature. Copper's natural antimicrobial action is inhibited by waxes and polishes, so a simple soap-and-water routine every few weeks is adequate.

How do you fix a discolored copper sink?

Can I use Bar Keepers Friend on copper?

When you have clean-lined copper cookware, you'll want a cleanser that's safe for both the copper surface and the lining. Some people use a homemade salt scrub to clean copper, but salt can cause pitting in stainless steel. Bar Keepers Friend Cleanser is safe for most surfaces.

Can you use Brasso on a copper sink?

First you will need to clean the entire sink using regular soap and water, and scrub away any dirt that may be in the sink. Once the sink is "clean" use a copper polish such as Brasso to help restore the look of your copper sink.