Wonderfully Franke

This is where you’ll find tips and advice about our wonderful products. There’s nothing ordinary about our kitchen systems. 

Specifying Sanitaryware for Public Bathrooms in Shopping Malls

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

When specifying for public ablutions in shopping centres, architects are primarily looking for high-quality materials that will be easy to maintain in heavily used washrooms.

 

Franke Kitchen Trend Project Joburg Edition

Friday, November 16, 2018

 

Article by Leading Architecture

Left: Kitchen design by Semble It

Sintered Stone... an Architect’s Dream!

Monday, November 5, 2018

Sintering has been used for years to manufacture porcelain. The differences however of porcelain vs. sintered stone are found when comparing characteristics.

While traditional ceramics might have one characteristic in common with sintered stone, no single ceramic product possesses all of the characteristics, including stain, scratch, chemical, and heat resistance that sintered stone does. 

 

Can Stainless Steel Rust?

Monday, October 22, 2018

Stainless Steel is the most popular choice for sinks worldwide, one of the reasons being its ressitance to corrosion.

Yet the Warranty Centre at Franke South Africa does receive the occasional call that starts with “My sink is rusting!” So how is this possible?

 

Sinks from Fragranite - How does it work?

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Fragranite is one of the hardest materials in the world, but what does it consist of?

And how is a Fragranite sink made out of these raw materials?

We visit the state-of-the-art production facility for Franke’s coloured sinks in Strecno, Slovakia.

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