The country style or farmhouse kitchen is a favorite for many home owners and it is a style which does not suite every personality. Some designs can take on a very ornate and detailed approach whereas others are subtle and simple. When looking at this style of kitchen, many contemplate the idea a country style kitchen sink but there are many pros and cons to consider before doing so. Understand exactly what a farmhouse style sink is being a very large and deep sink. Unlike other sinks it takes up the area where a cupboard would be and sits flush with the countertop. The farmhouse sink material varies from fireclay white, copper, stainless, black slate and granite. Pros It is a popular feature, draws the eye and becomes a great focal point. Due to its size it makes cooking and cleaning easier. Ergonomically sound due to its shape and size it takes less strain on your back and supports a healthier posture. It is a timeless look that is here to stay Cons Cost implications, generally farmhouse sinks are more expensive and is also dependent on the choice of material. Installation would require a professional and cannot be done on a DIY project. Its weight and size needs to be considered during installation so as not to damage the cupboards or countertops. Maintenance, it has to be well maintained so that no water damaged occurs to the cupboards. There are pros and cons to a country style sink, most of the time the pros out-weigh the cons. ultimately, the choice and decision is yours to make. It will be a beautiful addition to your kitchen.