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The Selection Of Bathroom Sinks

Bathroom Sinks & Lavs As the number and type of bathrooms in the average home have expanded, so has the selection of bathroom sinks, which now range from tiny wall-hung versions for the smallest of powder rooms to elaborate dual-basin models for luxurious master baths.

Materials used for manufacturing bathoom sinks include enameled cast iron—or vitreous china for traditional baths—plus metal, glass, crystal, stone, and solid-surface resins for a contemporary style. When making a choice, it’s important to save the most delicate sink materials–glass and crystal for example– for little-used bathrooms, such as powder rooms and guest baths where making a design statement is more important than durability.

Deck-mounted models, which can be set into or on top of a vanity or a freestanding frame, allow for storage, whereas most pedestal and wall-mounted sink styles require storage to be handled by Read more »