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michellemcmanus Fri 10-Jun-05 10:39:59

any tips

michellemcmanus Fri 10-Jun-05 10:42:00

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michellemcmanus Fri 10-Jun-05 10:42:22

here

michellemcmanus Fri 10-Jun-05 10:44:02

how woudl it cope wiht limescael
will the blak go white?

michellemcmanus Fri 10-Jun-05 10:46:03

oh help meeeeeeeeeeeeee

Enid Fri 10-Jun-05 10:47:21

you want a black one

are you MAAAAAAAAAD

we have a creamy Corian one (similar) and it gets 'well' (as the young say) manky with limescale

salis hard water too

Enid Fri 10-Jun-05 10:47:56

oh btw, michelle, can I have my trousers back that you borrowed?

michellemcmanus Fri 10-Jun-05 10:48:28

right as I thought
so what sort of wink shall I get

not stailnelss steel as that too will smear wont it?

Enid Fri 10-Jun-05 10:51:15

not stainless steel <<shudder>>

that astracast one looks really nice, but not black. ours looks identical it is a sort of flecky cream.

white?

michellemcmanus Fri 10-Jun-05 10:52:39

Hmm well maybe do you think?

Enid Fri 10-Jun-05 10:54:25

I would get it

have stupidly ordered 'country living' style butchers sink for utility room and now it is here it is HUGE and looks stupid

Twiglett Fri 10-Jun-05 10:56:13

shit I really didn't think of limescale (and we live in london) and I have ordered a Franke graphite sink (close to black) ... I thought they would show less than the stainless steel sinks

Enid Fri 10-Jun-05 10:58:15

FRANKE!

thats it, thats my kitchen sink

it is very nice but verrrrrrry oooooooold and has got quite manky with limescale although i really really try to keep it smooth

Twiglett Fri 10-Jun-05 10:58:31

got this one .. thought it would look nice against jet black granite

.. it isn't being delivered till next week though (shopped around online and titanic-sinks.co.uk seemed the cheapest HTH)

Enid Fri 10-Jun-05 10:58:59

well if mine was black it would look horrific by now, sorry twig. As it is cream the limescale doesnt show quite as much.

Twiglett Fri 10-Jun-05 10:59:25

will have to get that cillit bang stuff and use it I suppose

Kittypickle Fri 10-Jun-05 10:59:59

I had a black sink in our last house, we weren't there for very long as we moved, but it was a complete nightmare with the limescale and going white. I'm not going to have it again this time round.

Enid Fri 10-Jun-05 11:00:46

think mine must be Champagne colojur

Twiglett Fri 10-Jun-05 11:06:07

should I switch to white or stainless steel???

Twiglett Fri 10-Jun-05 11:07:44

quick help me choose

am panicing now arrrrggggghhhhhh

Twiglett Fri 10-Jun-05 11:08:42

click on colours what do you think of platinum??

the worktop is going to be black with shiny speckles in it (cosmos / star galaxy granite)

Twiglett Fri 10-Jun-05 11:10:32

or ivory??

anyone???

oh god I've messed up haven't I?

Enid Fri 10-Jun-05 11:11:06

yes would think platinum better or even ivory (quite a contrast though) although friend has granite and bright white butlers sink and looks quite good

Kittypickle Fri 10-Jun-05 11:13:32

Yes, agree the platinum or ivory, but personally I would definitely avoid the black unless you are very into cleaning, which I definitely am not !

michellemcmanus Fri 10-Jun-05 12:54:00

shit what will I hav then white sink on balck work surface or go for stainless steel which ayt least you can clean

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