DIY Home Improvement, Remodeling & Repair Forum > DIY Home Improvement > General Home Improvement Discussion > My undermount bathroom sink fell out

Help Support House Repair Talk by donating using the link above.
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 08-13-2009, 02:58 PM  
Junior Member
Join Date: Aug 2009
Posts: 1
Default My undermount bathroom sink fell out

Hi there,

I'm hoping someone can give me some advice because i've been searching for a couple days and have found nothing.

I have an undermounted sink in my bathroom that fell out. It's mounted to marble and there was no mounting kit used (nor do i see holes for one). Instead it looks like they used a massive amount of silicone.

My question for all you is, how can i remount that sink? Would i be safe to just use a super strong epoxy? If so, what sort would you recommend?

Any information would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!

bouef is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 08-13-2009, 06:50 PM  
Junior Member
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: jersey shore
Posts: 9

I think there is a kit with brackets and cam mounts, you drill 4 holes in the underside of the countertop, which accept the cam fasteners. which hold the brackets against the sink bowl. I've seen them before, maybe made by Kohler. good luck with it

poppamole is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 08-13-2009, 07:23 PM  
Senior Member
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Grand Blanc, MI
Posts: 2,725
Liked 241 Times on 204 Posts
Likes Given: 113


A bracket kit can be used to remedy the problem but, you'll run the chance of cracking the marble top. You'll have to predrill your holes to the proper size for the screws that come with the kit. This is why the installer used silicone, he didn't want to be held accountable for damaging the top. Your other option can be to clean all the old silicone of both mating surfaces and reinstall the top with new silicone/expoy. You may want to visit a bath fixture shop to see if they have something better than silicone.
kok328 is online now  
Reply With Quote
Old 03-16-2011, 12:43 PM  
Junior Member
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: New York, New York
Posts: 1
Default 961 Bronze Aged Sink

My sweet 961 Bronze Aged Sink is the bomb. It never fell out. We received the sink today. I have to say that this is not a sink, it is a sculptured work of art!! If it did not have a hole in the bottom I would probably put it on my coffee table. This piece of art is absolutely beautiful and far exceeded my expectations. Thank you so much for producing such a beautiful, fabulous, and wondrous vessel sink.

Go To:
Shaw is offline  
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter DIY Home Repair Forum Replies Last Post
Undermount Sink in Corner Cabinet 00naomi00 Plumbing Forum 14 01-31-2017 08:57 AM
24" sink base and undermount sink Question ggnuncleb Carpentry and Woodworking 0 07-16-2013 06:13 AM
Bathroom sink oliver2002 Plumbing Forum 1 03-06-2012 07:42 AM
Bad, bad bathroom sink Becorlac Plumbing Forum 7 08-29-2011 07:43 AM

Newest Threads