Bathroom Vanity Furniture
Selecting and installing a vanity in the form of bathroom vanity furniture as opposed to a
vanity cabinet can create a stunningly beautiful bathroom. In most bathrooms the
vanity is often the only piece of furniture, and it is certainly the most visible. This type of vanity can be a
piece of antique furniture that is retro fitted to hold the bathroom basin, and offer at least some storage.
The other option is purchasing one of the new pieces of bathroom furniture that has been
manufactured in the vintage style that makes them so popular.
You will find bathroom vanities that are featured in all the popular wood finishes and with all
the intricately carved details authentic to their era. Most are fitted with vanity tops of marble or granite that
contribute to the luxurious appearance of the furniture piece. Some have backsplashes and some do not. It is a
matter of personal preference.
Wood tones are not the only finishes available in this furniture. There are also
pastel colors and some that feature hand painted designs. Vanity furniture is available in wide widths to
accommodate two basins, slimmer versions with only one basin, and there are even pieces that are made to fit into a
Other style options in bathroom vanities
If the vintage look is not for you, the vanity furniture pieces are also available in
traditional,pieces from the arts and crafts era, and also contemporary bathroom vanities. There is a
wide selection of styles, sizes, and finishes. These are available in colors such as black and white as well
as others, in addition to wood tones.
Coordinating bathroom vanity furnishings
One thing to consider if you choose a bathroom vanity as a distinct furniture piece, is how you will outfit the
rest of your bathroom to stay within your style preference. More specifically, how will you deal with your storage
needs? Will this single piece of furniture in your bath provide enough storage and surface space, and if not, how
will you deal with that within your style preference?
The size bathroom vanity furniture you select, should be relative to the size of
your bathroom. This is a distinctive piece of furniture which will really set your bathroom apart, and there should
be enough clear space surrounding it to allow it to shine.