Bathroom Vanity Glossary

Bathroom Vanity :  A cabinet that encloses a sink, a drain, and the necessary water lines. Typically including shelves, drawers, and/or under sink storage for toiletries.


Bathroom Cabinets : A vanity consisting of the usual elements of counter, sink, and plumbing that also has a cupboard with doors and shelves for storage.


Vessel Sink : A vessel sink is installed either entirely on top of the vanity countertop or semi-recessed into the vanity counter. Vessel sinks require special hardware and faucets.


Stone Vessel Sinks : A sink that is made from natural stone such as, marble, travertine, granite, and others that is installed either entirely on top of the vanity countertop or semi-recessed into the vanity counter. Vessel sinks require special hardware and faucets.


Double Sink Vanities : A cabinet that encloses two sinks and necessary drains and water lines for both sinks. Typically includes a large cabinet or two smaller cabinets and/or drawers for storing toiletries.


Contemporary Bathroom Vanity : A vanity that embodies clean lines and sleek design with a focus on minimalism such as hidden door and drawer pulls for a flat-front look.


Square Vessel Sink

: A vessel sink that is square. A vessel sink is installed either entirely on top of the vanity countertop or semi-recessed into the vanity counter. Vessel sinks require special hardware and faucets.


Oval Vessel Sink : A vessel sink that is oval in shape. A vessel sink is installed either entirely on top of the vanity countertop or semi-recessed into the vanity counter. Vessel sinks require special hardware and faucets.


Small Vessel Sink : A vessel sink with a diameter less than 15” across. A vessel sink is installed either entirely on top of the vanity countertop or semi-recessed into the vanity counter. Vessel sinks require special hardware and faucets.


Double Vanities : A bathroom vanity with two sinks and necessary drains and water lines for both sinks. Typically includes a large cabinet or two smaller cabinets and/or drawers for storing toiletries.


Double Sink Vanity : A bathroom vanity with two sinks and necessary drains and water lines for both sinks. Typically includes a large cabinet or two smaller cabinets and/or drawers for storing toiletries.


Custom Bathroom Vanity : A cabinet made to the consumer’s necessary specifications concerning dimensions and finish that encloses a sink, a drain, and the necessary water lines. Typically including shelves, drawers, and/or under sink storage for toiletries.


Modern Bathroom Vanity : A vanity that embodies a simple and clean design. Often has a bend toward minimalism by incorporating hidden door and drawer pulls for a trim look.


Glass Vessel Sink

: A sink that is raised above the level of the countertop; made from molded or blown glass, available in various colors and patterns.


Vessel Faucet : A water faucet made specifically to accommodate the raised height of a vessel sink. Can be wall or countertop mounted.


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