Advice 1: How to fix an attachable sink

All kitchen sinks according to the method of installation are divided into the mortise and overhead. At first glance, the invoice wash easy to install without a problem. But in fact it is not. It has its own nuances and peculiarities.
How to fix an attachable sink
You will need
  • metal corners, a wooden block, sealer, pedestal, or brackets.
Invoice sink, you can fasten without cabinets directly to the wall. For this you need to use special mounting brackets (sold in plumbing stores or departments with furniture fittings). First hold first mark the desired height from the floor (about 80 cm). Then, just below the first, make a second markup - it should match the wall thickness of the washer back – it turns out the line mounting brackets. Then measure the distance between the intended locations for installation of the brackets on the sink. Then you mark an equal distance on the line of mounting brackets. Then drill the holes in the wall, screw the brackets and secure the sink.
The easiest option is to install an attachable sink on a special pedestal (base). In this case it's width must be greater than underframes. I.e. invoice sink, you just set it between the sides of the pedestal and side cover the edges of the cabinets. For this end the Cabinet under the sink, treat with silicone sealant, place the sink and press down. Once the sealant dries, washes well-fixed.
In normal situations, the invoice sink is fixed with special fasteners (4 PCs) that can go with it included or sold separately. Original screw screws in the wall cabinets on the inside. Then position the brackets (angle must be facing the curb). Next, you need to tighten up the screws. Then install the sink and move along the screw mounting bracket until the screw snaps into place in the recessed area. At the end tighten the mounting surface of the sink to the base.
If mounting using standard brackets seem unreliable, the situation will save fixing sinks using wooden bars and furniture parts. To do this, the wooden slats you need to put in the box the invoice of the sink. Then fasten the four metal brackets to the rails around the perimeter of the sink and set it on the nightstand. And then you need to fix the second part of the area from the inner side wall of the underframes.
Useful advice
For better fixation of standard mounting screws need to put the puck. To protect from moisture wood timber must be processed by special means, for example, oil paint.

Advice 2: How to fix the sink on the countertop

Modern functional sink in the kitchen - a pledge of comfort and cleanliness. It can be installed independently, focusing on the overall design of the premises and priorities of the hostess. Certain skills, special tools, and desire is all that is needed for future work.
How to fix the sink on the countertop
You will need
  • - drill
  • electric jig saw
  • cutting machine,
  • - diamond bezel,
  • - pliers
  • - clamp,
  • - screwdriver,
  • - screwdriver,
  • - fasteners,
  • - a tape measure, ruler, pencil,
  • sealants, spatula or brush, clean rags.
Space on the countertop, attaching the template, the future of the hole under the sink. Using a drill and jig saw, carefully saw out the hole. Cut it by placing a countertop on the floor, as it is more convenient.
The resulting cut clean with a rag from chips and dust. The cut with a sealant to protect it from the effects of water and time. As his use epoxy resin or silicone. If the countertop is made of wood or plastic, get an alcohol sealer. Apply it with a brush or spatula, try to do it as evenly as possible. Once finished, immediately remove all surplus sealant.
Make holes for fasteners on the countertop. To do so, attach the sink to the bottom and mark the place for the future of the fastener. Using a cutting machine and diamond disk at an angle to the surface make vypily. They will be required in order to subsequently be inserted in them fixing elements of the sink when countertop is already installed on site.
Install the fasteners to the sink, making sure that it is close enough. Insert the bolts into the slots but do not attach them until the countertop is not installed.
Make sure that the sealant has dried, attach the countertop to the base, that is, to the Cabinet. Before you install the sinkon the reverse side glue on its contour a special gasket or smear the edges with silicone.
In the hole of the countertop gently place the sink. By using a prepared clamp press it to the surface. Remove any remaining silicone.
Attach the fasteners into the previously prepared slot. After that, fasten the sink on the countertop, but do not tighten the bolts too much to avoid damaging the worktop itself.
For awhile, leave the design in order to stabilize the sealing materials.
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