Place sink into the hole use clear adhesive to put it in place then seal it with bathroom caulk. Claudia scored the six drawer storage unit on sale for 300 then the couple converted it into a bathroom fixture for another 700 for one day s worth of labor the sinks and plumbing fixtures.
Position your new vanity in the bathroom its back edge about 3 inches off the wall.
How to turn a dresser into a bathroom sink vanity. Double check there are no holes for water to leak through at tile and wood edges and seams. Using a fresh coat of paint new hardware and some interior rearranging a standard dresser becomes a chic bathroom staple. Beautiful sink fixtures paired with candle sconces and a white marble tile floor add an elegant air and a matching pair of tabletop topiaries add a splash of lively color.
And converting a dresser into a bathroom vanity was the perfect solution for the sink. Tile wainscoting and a refurbished. Little by little home.
So go dig up that old dresser gathering dust in the basement print off our easy to follow instructions and in just a weekend you ll have a brand new bathroom. A dresser buffet or sideboard look for a model that s close to the height of a store bought vanity typically 34 inches with the countertop drop in sink s a faucet table saw or circular saw jigsaw drill and drill bits clamps wood glue. The final cost is around the same as a ready made vanity but you re left with this brilliant one of a kind piece says chris.
Here s how to convert a favorite furnishing into a stand for the bathroom sink. You can read our disclosure here i need to start by giving all the credit for this diy dresser vanity to mr. Use the stud finder to locate mounting points and cut two pieces of 2×4 scrap.
Scour thrift stores yard sales and flea markets for a piece that is the right size for your space. Put the vanity in place and hook up the faucet or call a plumber. Today i am sharing the step by step process we used to turn an old dresser into a bathroom vanity.
We used this process on two dressers for our master bathroom renovation and i could not be happier with how they turned out. That dresser stashed in the garage can have a new life as a retrofitted bathroom vanity with the addition of a sink and a mirror. Please keep in mind we are not experts this is simply the process we used.
Oh i totally scored this dresser on facebook marketplace for 20 post contains affiliate links. Align the scrap with those marks and screw through the back of the vanity into each 2×4 with a pair of 3 inch wood screws. Turn a vintage dresser into a bathroom vanity customize any bathroom by using a vintage dresser or buffet instead of a builder grade vanity.
The thrift store dresser we turned into a vanity for our ranch house turned cottage makeover is one of the reasons the master bath ended up looking so great. A modern vanity is within reach with this clever diy idea.