Depending upon the size of your bathroom space you can choose the size and type of your bathroom vanity. Most commonly the height of a bathroom vanity is 34 inches but other sizes are also abundantly found in the market. Actually the height of the users should determine the size of a bath vanity and then only you will be able to understand the benefits of installing bath vanities at your home. Material selection of your bath vanity must be done quite prudently so that there is no problem regarding its cleaning or maintenance.
Factors determining size of bath vanities
The available space inside the bathroom should the factor controlling the decision about the size and type of the vanity you are going to install. However, while deciding the height, its users height must be kept in mind. Only after knowing the height of its regular users the vanity height must be decided. A 34 inches vanity is the common type, however it is not binding on you to buy that height only. Consider the height of your family members and then decide what should be the height of your bath vanity. Remember benefits of installing bath vanities will be felt only after its users feel the satisfaction of using it. You may obtain the standard size bathroom vanity by buying it from a furniture store or else you can call a carpenter and get the perfect size vanity made for yourself and your family.
Factors determining the type of bath vanities
If you feel that two people will use the vanity sink at a time then you can opt for the two sink bearing vanities, which are known as ‘his and hers’. Two people can use this type of vanity at a time and these are mostly included in certain master bathrooms. The vanities must be good to look at, so that there is satisfaction after using it. Remember that these vanities may come along with sinks if it is integrated or without sink if it is not an integrated type. In case the sink is not included get it attached separately to get all the benefits of installing bath vanities.
Factors determining the material of the countertop
The countertop of bath vanities can be of varied material but you must be careful about choosing one. Granite is a material very commonly used for the countertop of vanities but other things like laminate, marble and tiles are also used. Tiles look beautiful but if you cannot clean it regularly, spots will come on them thus destroying the beauty. So if you have maids to clean it regularly or have enough time to clean it yourself then you may opt for tiles otherwise choose the other materials.