A number of our buyers requested information about spaces between copper fixtures and appliances. Mostly, they were referring to copper tubs and oven hoods. In case of bathroom fixtures it is entirely up to the buyer where and how the copper tub or sink is position. However in case of kitchen equipment it is a different matter. First of all you will need to get in touch with local municipal office and they building department to find out what is the norm for your sate. The next step will be while working within the code while reviewing the requirements on the distance between them adjusting the distance according to your height, cabinets design and personal preference.