Buyers Guide: Bathroom Furniture
With the bathroom the focal point of the house when it comes to getting ready for work and going out, it is no surprise that it is easily cluttered with everyone’s favourite products and pampering essentials. While its usage may be large, the bathroom is usually one of the smallest rooms. Typically it also has the fewest storage solutions installed. Add this to the constant stream of people in and out and it’s easy to see how the bathroom quickly turns into a dumping ground of wet towels, toiletries and pampering products etc. This build up can make the bathroom seem grubby and disjointed. From electrical shavers to hair appliances, just a few things left out will overcrowd surfaces and create a sense of chaos in what should be a calming, restful haven.
If this sounds like you bathroom, then it’s time to take action and invest in some fitted bathroom furniture. By introducing simple storage solutions, there will be no excuse for forgetting to tidy away hair and beauty daily essentials. From integrated cabinets to boxed shelving erected on the walls, here are a few stylish and practical furniture suggestions. These will take your bathroom from chaotic to calming in no time at all.
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Whether you are looking for bathroom furniture that is traditional or modern we will have the piece to best match your bathroom space such is the range on offer. One of the most important things to consider when choosing your bathroom furniture is how much space you have for additional furniture. Or how much you would like to tidy away. For small bathroom spaces wall hung vanity units are ideal as they give the appearance of more space. For family bathrooms you may wish to choose a tall cabinet that can be home to the entire family’s essentials.
While wall hung and pedestal sinks do look lovely, those wanting to maximise bathroom storage space can utilise the area under the sink by opting for a vanity unit or washstand. As well as offering additional counter top space, the cupboard underneath can be used to store bathroom essentials. If you want to really maximise space, corner vanity units are incredibly compact. They offer the ultimate space saving solution for small bathrooms such as cloakrooms or en-suite bathrooms.
If you love the wall hung look then you will find wall hung vanity units are available. These will keep to a contemporary feel yet still providing a storage space beneath. If you want to create a really imposing focal point for your bathroom then choose floor standing vanity units. They will offer you a beautiful focal point plus plus a generous storage space. The choice of vanity units is vast when it comes to style and finish. You will be able to match any bathroom style or decor.
Adding a bathroom cabinet to your space is a good furniture solution whatever the size of your bathroom. These cabinets are wall hung so they don’t take up any floor space. In addition they will provide you with a place to store essential toiletries close to hand. You will be pleasantly surprised at the range of bathroom wall cabinets available. From the ever popular stainless steel variety that are durable and suit changing decors to the minimalist white cabinets. These will match the white ceramic of modern bathroom suites for a coherent finish.
A mirror is an indispensable part of any bathroom and should be placed in a position that is easily accessible. Sleek designs featuring back lighting look great paired with modern bathrooms. While heated mirrors that clear the fog offer the ultimate in bathroom practicality. If you want to maximise storage space, consider installing a wall hung mirror cabinet. Today’s designs are wonderfully stylish and come in an array of shapes, sizes and styles to complement all bathroom designs. Mirror cabinets are also a fantastic way to create an illusion of spaciousness in the bathroom.
If you have the space, tall cabinets are fantastic storage solutions for your bathroom. They can be used to house an array of different items from toiletries to spare toothpaste and extra toilet rolls. For bathrooms that are low on floor space, wall mounted cabinets are ideal. If you’re tossing up between allocating space to a mirror or a wall cabinet, why not install a mirrored tall cabinet as the perfect compromise? As well as being a practical storage solution, the vertical design of tall cabinets also help to draw the eye upwards. This will create a sense of spaciousness making your bathroom feel larger.
The open shelving trend is gaining momentum in the interior design domain and bathrooms are not exempt. Rather than close up wall space with hinged cupboards, installing floating shelving is a great way to keep your bathroom feeling open and airy. You can also use open shelving to show off any luxurious bath products or stylish accessories.
If you are looking to create a minimalist look for your bathroom then check out the range of toilet units. These stylish units neatly hide away the toilets pipe work. This creates a seamless look to your bathroom and you can choose from arrange of different finishes. From smooth high gloss white to a range of stunning wooden finishes and even red or black. These units can make a real statement in your bathroom. Toilet units also offer you an extra work top above the toilet to create even more storage space.
Bathroom Furniture Sets
If you aren’t just looking for a single piece of bathroom furniture then buying a complete set will really bring a look of unity. Bathroom furniture sets are matching items of bathroom storage such as cabinets, vanity units and toilet units. These are offered in the same finish to create a coherent style in your bathroom. Such sets can really set the theme for your bathroom while allowing you to keep your bathroom clutter free. No matter the size or style of your bathroom, the huge range of available products means that there is a furniture option to complement every suite!
Hopefully this guide has helped to point you in the right direction. Whether it is a single piece of furniture or a complete furniture set that will transform your space. Here at Bella Bathrooms we think you will be amazed at the different looks the right bathroom furniture can help you to achieve.