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CREATE A BATHROOM VANITY UNIT


PERFECTLY INTEGRATES

This bathroom vanity is made of three distinct modules:


- A tall shelf module with a small shelf and space for a large hamper.
- A central module for the

two wash basins and a large drawer

that allows for maximum storage while concealing sink pipework.
- A third module providing additional storage space. It can also be used as a bench.

Each module was built directly against the wall. The whole vanity unit integrates perfectly into the room and optimizes the space in the bathroom.

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There is no particular difficulty for this construction. Boards must be cut as precisely as possible.

PLAN

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CONSTRUCTION STEPS

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Trace the outline of the unit on the wall. Leave a 1cm gap between the studs in order to install the vertical panels (see step 4).

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Install a piece of track on the floor (dimension: width of the unit). It is not necessary to screw it into the floor.

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Create the structure of the first module (left) and install the first panel. Adjust the structure before fixing the panel.

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Fix the two vertical panels (Cut a small notch into the right panel). These panels are key for the solidity of the construction, be sure to screw them thightly into the vertical studs.

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Mount the rest of the metallic structure. Start with the metallic studs for the two side modules: screw these directly onto the vertical panels installed previously.

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Position and screw the vanity tops into place.

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Crimp two little pieces of track to plug the hollow side of the studs, this will provide a support for the panel board.

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Band the edges of your structure: use thin bands of medium board (width 7cm) along the edges to cover up the metal studs. You can screw these directly onto the metal studs.

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plug all holes and cracks with wood filer, Sand your construction then apply a finishing compound.

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Apply a single coat of primer.

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Apply top coats of paint of the colour of your choice.

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Et voilą ! You can install the washbasins and the taps.

Construction details

For this construction we used C-studs and 10 mm thick medium boards.
The worktops are made of 4 cm thick laminate.

The large drawer was also made using the Kinook system using full extension runners. Details of the drawer construction can be found on our "Build a drawer" page.

To further strengthen the construction, a leg can be added underneath the unit. The right-hand side module can be safely used as a bench.

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