Soapstone Bathroom Vanities Design Ideas


Soapstone bathroom vanities  – Soapstone, a soft rock with a smart sense, is a popular choice in the current decorating because it is easy to carve, but resembles much harder granite. While the classic soapstone used for sculptures, it is too soft for use in bathroom design. The type of soapstone suitable for use in the bathroom is also known as steatite. This soapstone is ideal for use in the bathroom because it does not become slippery when wet and is non-porous. Whether you put your own bathroom counter top or select a premade sink from soapstone, adds an attractive, natural look to your bathroom. Most bathroom vanity is 30 inches tall including the sink top. Moreover, their common depth of 22 inches, including the top. To change the height or the depth of your bathroom vanity, extend the height of the end panels and the width of the shelf.

Building cabinet for soapstone bathroom vanities, Place two pieces of plywood measuring 29¼ inches tall (vanity ends) on a work. And then measure one end and make a mark at 4 inches. Measure from one of the long sides of plywood and make a mark on the line drawn in 4 inches. Place the framing square on the mark and draw a line to the bottom of the end panel. This will create a 4-inch square in the corner of the end panel. Then cut-square with the jigsaw. This is the bottom shelf.

Apply glue to the short edges of the 28½-by-4-inch plywood and secure it between the end of the panels on the top and back of the bathroom vanity. This is called a spike strip. Turn the cabinet over as spike strip is facing up. Apply glue to the edges of the two end panels, the bottom shelf and the spike strip. Turn over the soapstone bathroom vanities as it is on the back. Then apply adhesive on the front edges of the square 4-inch cut in this step 3, placing the 30-by-4-inch plywood on the wing and secured in the vanity surface 4d with nails. This is the toe board vanity.

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