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What gauge of stainless steel does Franke use for their sinks?

Franke uses nothing but the best when it comes to top quality stainless steel. Their sinks vary anywhere from 16 gauge, which is commercial gauge, to 20 gauge sinks. Franke has a line of Professional Series sinks at 16 gauge giving you the highest quality stainless steel used in commercial kitchens.

How do I punch extra holes in my stainless steel sink?

Can you offer tips to insure long-lasting beauty for my stainless steel sink?

Do Routine Cleaning Use soap, warm water and sponge. Rinse thoroughly and wipe dry. To Remove Stubborn Stains BonAmi, BarKeeper's Friend or similar products are helpful in removing tough stains. Always rub in the direction of the grain, rinse thoroughly, and wipe dry. To Maintain Luster Use a small amount of mineral oil on a soft cloth. Apply evenly to the entire surface of sink and buff to a shiny finish.

Is there anything I should avoid while cleaning my sink?

Do not ever use steel wool, scouring pads, steel brushes, etc. Their particles may become embedded in the sink surface and cause a rusty discoloration.

Can I use a rubber mat inside my sink?

No. They trap water causing iron deposits and surface discoloration.

What does the gauge of the stainless steel mean?

The gauge is the thickness of the stainless steel. An easy rule of thumb is, the lower the number of the gauge, the thicker and better the stainless steel. Therefore, 18 gauge is better than 20 gauge.

The water pressure of my Franke Triflow tap is very low. How can I increase the flow?

What happens with the tri flow series is, they can get clogged. The way to fix that is to remove the spout by way of a 2MM screw in the back of the body. Then you can lift the spout up and clean the debris off the brightly colored flow restrictor. Then reinstall. This happens very often when homes have poor water quality. The hot and cold water is not filtered so anything could get inside there. Its mostly from wells NY, CA, FL or WA.

Are all taps finishes durable?

Finishes are durable if cared for correctly – do not use abrasive and damaging cleansers. Warm water and a soft cloth should be all that is needed. Overall chrome is usually the most durable.

Why should I use Franke Accessories?

Franke accessories can help keep your kitchen and prep area clean and organized, adding to the enjoyment of the food preparation. Greater efficiency in your efforts is the result of the customization of the cutting boards and grids to each unique sinks design.

How large is the hole that you drill for a 902 soap/lotion dispenser?

All of the holes for Franke faucets, soap dispensers and little butlers are 1 3/8" in diameter.

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