Granite sinks and stainless steel sinks are about as different from each other as you can get. ... Granite is less prone to damage and makes less noise than stainless steel; stainless steel is easier to maintain and less expensive than granite, but doesn't offer the color options or durability of stone.
So, for smaller kitchens or ones with a corner sink installation, a single bowl sink, such as the popular D-shape bowl, could be a better fit. ... Therefore, single bowl sinks are more useful for things like washing large pots or babies, while a double bowl sink has more options for how to use the sink.