Bathroom vanity cabinets have finally come into their own, welcomed into the home as a useful and beautiful piece of furniture. Their designs are a long way from the painted wood, laminate topped boxes we’re used to seeing. There are many different design styles to choose from, so take time and explore the intriguing possibilities for a refreshing bathroom design.
Contemporary – If you’re looking for a cabinet that’s fresh and graceful this style is for you. Contemporary cabinets are marked by clean lines and spare details.
Traditional – Conventional style and design marks this category. But just because the style is traditional doesn’t mean it has to be ordinary. Look for standard details used in original ways.
This is the time to make some detailed measurements of the space where you cabinet will be installed. These measurements are critical, so be sure to double check your numbers.
Now it’s time to put in a little research. Before making your selection, take time to familiarize yourself with the options available. The list below will take you through the process step by step.
Internet – This is the place to begin your quest. Enter bathroom vanity into the search engine of your choice and start browsing. Be sure to keep a pad and pen nearby. You’ll want to make note of the styles and companies that interest you most. Even if a piece seems beyond your budget write it down. You’ll be surprised at the options that translate at lower price points. Some of those details make the transition into inexpensive pieces.
Magazines – Now it’s time to visit your local library or bookstore. Keep your pad and pen handy, your list isn’t complete. Look at as many current design and building magazines as you can lay your hands on. These will offer different settings and options for the pieces that have drawn you in on the Internet. Also pay attention to the overall design style of the bathroom where your favorite pieces are displayed. This can give you options you might not have considered before.
Brick and Mortar Businesses – Once you have your list it’s time to take a more hands on approach. Plan to spend at least a day covering all the options. Start with Building supply stores and then move onto local cabinet shops. They are all great places to look. Take time to see the pieces that interest you in person. Talk to the sales staff, you’ll find they know all the specifications and details, as well as any variations that are available.
These simple steps will result in a bathroom vanity that fits your lifestyle and personality perfectly.