Bath vanities are wonderful tools for adding functionality along with beauty to your bathroom. You must think of including this when you are constructing your house or when you are altering your bathroom space. You must have seen these beautiful structures at some of your relatives’ or friends’ house. If you have not yet seen such a fixture, it is important that you know its description. It is a kind of artistic piece of furniture for your bathroom that has a space for a sink on the top. Beneath the sink there is a covered area, which looks beautiful and at the same time hides the pipes and fittings used for the sink.
Different types of bath vanities
Bathroom vanities come in various types like the ones that are held with the wall or the ones that are kept supported from the floor. The bath vanities that are fixed to the wall and do not take a support from the floor is of the floating kinds. The other type where the vanities have its support from the floor is known as freestanding type and those are seen in many bathrooms of England. However, the freestanding types can also be connected to the wall by means of sink plumbing arrangements. The integrated style is another type of such vanities where it is totally a different unit and having spaces for keeping other things in it. These are the most common types whereas the traditional and contemporary styles of vanity are also found.
Materials used for making bath vanities
Bath vanities may be built with help of steel, glass and porcelain, wood or even stone. However, among all materials the most commonly found material used for making these bathroom vanities is wood. Vanities are made from various kinds of wood that may also include plywood or hardwood. At times the vanities structured with inferior qualities of wood but are laminated with layers of good quality wood that gives it both the good look as well as protection. Thus, the cost of making such vanities are consequently low but serves the purpose.
Various features you may add with bath vanities
All bathroom vanities are not always coming with a sink but you always have the option to add one to it. A vanity does not take up much space or eat up the utilizable space but on the contrary it creates more space for utilization. The bath vanities are having space in it where you may even keep something, maybe your toiletries.