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Farm House Sink

Restoring Repairing And Refinishing Your Farm House Sink

Breathing new life into your antique farm house sink. In this guide, we will walk you through the process of restoring repairing and refinishing your beloved farm house sink with it’s porcelain finish and built-in drain boards. From minor scratches to major dents, we’ve got you covered.

Assessing the Damage

The first step in restoring your farm house sink is to assess the extent of the damage. Take a close look at the porcelain finish and determine if there are any scratches, chips, or discoloration on the surface. This will help you determine the best course of action for repairing your sink. Is the drain in good condition are the mounting holes for the faucet in good shape?

Repairing Minor Scratches

For minor scratches, the paint coating you will be using in the refinishing process will fill these in. For deep scratches, these will need to be repaired using a repair kit for porcelain sold by US Bath Products. Be sure to follow the instructions, recommendations for cleaning and preparing the porcelain on the farm house sink.

Fixing Chips and Dents

If your farm house sink has more significant damage such as chips or dents, or if the holes for mounting a drain and faucet are damaged you may need to patch or fill these imperfections. There are a variety of products available on the market specifically designed for repairing sink surfaces such as the porcelain repair kit mention or by using car Bondo to reform damaged mounting holes.

Refinishing and Polishing

Once repairs have been completed for damage such as chips and rust on the farm house sink it’s time to refinish the surface using a paint specifically formulated for porcelain. Consider using a high-quality sink refinishing product sold at US Bath Products. We sell porcelain coatings that are durable and high gloss that come in many colors not just white.

Typically a bonding agent is used to help adhere these paints to the porcelain then applying the paint using a brush or roller. Once dry the new surface can be polished using a clean white towel.

Maintaining Your Farm Sink

To prolong the life of your newly restored farm house sink, be sure to follow a regular cleaning and maintenance routine. Avoid using harsh chemicals or abrasive materials that can cause damage to the surface. Follow the instructions given to you by the manufacturer of the paints used to refinish your farm house sink.


Restoring and repairing your farm house sink can add new life into your kitchen and enhance the overall aesthetic of your space. By following these simple steps, you can enjoy a beautiful and functional farm house sink for years to come.

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