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This Old House

Palmer Industries Performs a "Supporting Role" in This Old House. Kevin O'Conner uses Palmer's Decorative Collar sink legs and towel shelf with marble sink top to restore a Victorian home”.  As seen on The interior designer for the recent Victorian restoration featured onThis Old Houseselected Palmer Industries for the sink base.. > more
Author: Mark Tanzi Comments: 0

New Acrylic Colors…

The Advantages of Palmer high-grade cast Acrylic Rod   Palmer’s Acrylic Rod is crystal clear, never ages, and imparts a fine “jewelry-quality” to your console. This solid, cast Acrylic Rod, available in 1.5”diameter only, is domestically produced for Palmer to our unique specifications, and is now available in Perma-Clear, Seafoam.. > more
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What is a PVD Finish?

PVD stands for Physical Vapor Deposition, and is a finishing process conducted in a high-tech vacuum chamber utilizing precious metals such as Titanium, and an energized high temperature gas called a Plasma.  It results in a hard, long-lasting surface that’s resistant to attack by many household chemicals, and completely immune.. > more
Author: Palmer Support Team Comments: 1

Palmer Precision CNC Machined Parts

Palmer’s fittings are produced by CNC machining from solid brass rod.  CNC refers to Computer Numeric Control, and is a process used in the manufacturing sector that involves the use of computers to control very high-tech, precision production machining equipment./span> Each and every unique Palmer component is first designed by.. > more
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Bathroom Storage Solutions

One of the most commonly asked questions about sink leg "open style" vanity consoles is: "With no enclosed cabinet under the sink, where do I put my stuff?" With innovative storage ideas always in demand, requests have filtered in for new towel shelf options. Our design team has developed two.. > more
Author: Palmer Support Team Comments: 0

Rear Riser or No Rear Riser ?

A bit of explanation regarding the Palmer rear risers: Rear risers are the 6”-tall vertical supports that are shown extending up from the horizontal side bars, as highlighted in the red circle in the accompanying image.  In most cases, these rear risers are unnecessary structurally as the rear of the.. > more
Author: Palmer Support Team Comments: 3

INTRODUCING PALMER’S MONTHLY NEWSLETTER

In each issue, we promise to bring you thoughtfully curated highlights from the sinklegs.com blog pages featuring new products, new resources, and fresh insights into the ever changing world of fine bathroom design. In addition to product announcements we will have regular articles highlighting carefully selected lists of the newest.. > more
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ADA Compliant Modifications

We can fabricate most any leg system to comply with Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) requirements. There are several dimensional requirements to satisfy ADA compliance: specifically a minimum of 30” clearance BETWEEN the front legs, at the narrowest point, a minimum of 27” from the finished floor to the UNDERSIDE of the front.. > more
Author: Palmer Support Team Comments: 3

Leg Compatability with China & Porcelain Sinks

The question is often asked, “Will a Palmer leg system work with a China (porcelain) sink?”  The answer is a resounding YES…in nearly every case…with very few exceptions. The above image depicts a Palmer console (our Studio Model LS2S/C) carrying a Catalano Zero 100 porcelain counter…as an example.  The only.. > more
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Recommended Counter Overhang

One benefit of selecting a Palmer console, is that we will fabricate your console to fit your sink top . . . with virtually no restrictions for sizing.  When sizing a console for a given sink top, we inset the legs on the front and sides so that the counter.. > more
Author: Scott Jabagjorian Comments: 0