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Advantages of a Corner Kitchen Sink
Storage. The modified wedge shape of a cabinet under a corner sink creates ample space to stash cleaning supplies, kitchen gear and other odds and ends, and also allows more room for plumbing pipes. Just be aware that these pluses come with a consideration: If you have heavy countertops such as granite, it's trickier for a corner cabinet to provide the support they need.
Putting dead space to work. A corner sink can occupy an odd niche that otherwise would have languished. If you have the square footage, you might consider adding a second sink elsewhere in the kitchen to boost the functionality of the work zone. Or put a bar sink in the corner for entertaining and site your main sink along a countertop or in an island.
Disadvantages of a Corner Kitchen Sink
Smaller size, lighter materials. It's hard, though not impossible, to squeeze wide, deep, extra heavy or two-bowl sinks into an angled corner. Unless your cabinetry has enough corner space and support to accommodate a larger or weightier style (and most such cabinets are custom built), your sink options will be limited.
Bat wing–style sinks — two-bowl models that resemble an inverted V — are designed to sit within a 90-degree corner angle. However, these sinks can't always hold oversize pots and pans. The same holds true for triangular sinks.
Tight elbow room. Corner sinks can make it hard for two people to work side by side. Even if you're each stationed at one end of the countertop, you may find yourselves backing into each other as you jostle for sink space.