Category Archives: Bathroom Vanities

Ikea Baths: Using Door Panels to match your Ikea Vanity

Most designers design a single vanity area leaving the rest of the space to be covered in ceramic tile, marble or granite. We believe that a built-in cabinet-look can tie-in the tub and shower areas also. Here 24 x 18” … Continue reading

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Ikea Vanities: What’s a good place to hide my hamper?

Most laundry hampers are fairly difficult to access; also most folks don’t really want to see its contents. With an attractive basket that’s emptied often, a laundry hamper needn’t be hampered by having to open a door first. Maybe there’s … Continue reading

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Common Kitchen Design Mistakes: Do I Need Fillers for Drawer Cabinets by the Wall?

Bathroom storage is tight to begin with; who wants drawers that only open halfway? Or, that do manage to open completely but scrape the adjoining wall. When using IKEA’s frameless cabinets it’s important to remember that fillers (spacers) are vital … Continue reading

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Ikea Vanities: Open Cabinets for Sink Bases

  We say take the doors off of those sink cabinet bases and let it all hang out. Why? Because the area below the sink tends to become musty so no doors mean better ventilation. Also, typical sink bases don’t … Continue reading

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Ikea Vanities: A Nook Below the Sink

A small modification changes the look and function of a basic bath cabinet to one that serves us better. By removing the false drawer front from a regular 36″ kitchen sink base and installing paneling to cover the sides and … Continue reading

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Ikea Vanities: The place to meet for both showerers and bathers.

  Some people only bathe, some only shower – most folks have clear preferences so it’s just one or the other. But everyone’s happy about an IKEA bathroom vanity cabinet designed between them both; it’s there to keep them amiably … Continue reading

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Ikea Vanities: Organized Interiors

  One of the greatest advantages of using IKEA kitchen cabinets for a vanity is the wide variety of interior organizers available that can easily be re-purposed for bathroom storage needs. The Variera spice jar insert is good to separate loose … Continue reading

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