When it comes to your bathroom you have to make sure that you choose a sink that is practical. But there is nothing wrong with choosing something that has a unique design and can help to create a look for your bathroom that is hard to find elsewhere. Instead of choosing the simplistic design of the plain white bowl why not opt for something that uses various materials and come in unique shapes and colors? see also : Bathroom Shower Design Ideas 2016-2017
You can find sinks that are free standing, wall hanging or are installed into a table top or counter. These various sinks can cost anywhere from $50 to $10,000 not including installation. Keep in mind that the type that you choose will have its own type of installation and plumbing requirements.
Traditional White Porcelain
This is the most common and it comes standard in the majority of average homes on the market. For those of you who have a tight budget this is the most ideal choice. You can find it in round, square, or oval shapes. It can be installed into your countertop or as a pedestal sink.
These types of sinks are built into a solid surface countertop and has been given a more unusual integrated design. These are designed with a variety of quality materials and the price will vary depending on how large you need them to be. It is possible to purchase these to be pre molded for your home. You can also purchase them with your own custom design – but this will greatly increase the price.
The bowl sinks are some of the more unusual types that I have seen and are very useful as well as decorative. They can be installed in any type of base of your choosing including bathroom furniture. Many people will use a vanity or bureau that will provide them with a sink as well as cabinet space. With these you will have the option of using some type of unique faucet that is arched over the sink. The plumbing for it will be hidden behind the furniture.
Along with choosing the right style and type of sink you have the option of using a vriety of materials. The majority of sinks are made using porcelain because of how durable it is and how easy it is to clean. You do have the option of painting it a solid color besides white or using special motifs. After being painted a glaze will be applied to the surface to keep the paint from being washed or peeled off.
Glass is a more unusual and newer material that can be used and helps to create a dramatic look in your bathroom. These can be used in any type of bathroom and with any type of fixture. These will usually sit on special brass or chrome bases to make them more enhanced and able to stand out. see also : Bathroom Cabinet Designs