Bathroom Vanity Colors and Finishes
Get all the info you'll need on bathroom vanity colors and finishes, and get ready to install an attractive and efficient vanity in your bath space.
By: Sean McEvoy
Bathroom vanity colors and finishes run the gamut from muted, traditional tones and finishes to bold, contemporary approaches that will make a distinct style statement in your bath space.
In general, a bathroom vanity is defined as the combination of a mirror or mirrors, one or more sinks, a countertop, and usually some form of storage for accessories, linens or other bathroom necessities. Style-wise, a vanity can reflect a traditional or even romantic approach, or it can approximate the sleek, clean lines of more modern and contemporary designs.
When choosing bathroom vanity colors and finishes, you should first decide if your vanity style is going to match the rest of your bathroom, or will it provide a visually striking departure. If you choose to mirror the style of the rest of the space, you'll be able to pick out color and tone hints accordingly. But if you're looking for a bold focal point for the bath space, the color and finish of your vanity are great vehicles to create some visual interest.
Finishes for bathroom vanities range from stains and paints for wooden vanities to veneers for laminate ones. Depending on your surface and the style of the bathroom, an antiqued finish or a more traditional stain or paint color might be the right choice, or you might want to explore a veneer that approximates a surface like granite or concrete.
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