A great advantage to real wood furniture is that you get more value for your money. Real wood bedroom vanities and furniture are typically constructed with hardwood that is consistently stronger than the most popular, low cost material, MDF (medium-density fiberboard). You should never have to repair or replace your bath furniture if it sustains damage. If it appears to become weathered or dirty, just remove it and start fresh.
For a truly one-of-a-kind look, consider adding a freestanding vanity in your bathroom. These vanities come complete with a mirror, countertop, cabinet, and even shelves for more storage space. While these furniture pieces are normally larger than traditional bathroom vanities, you can often purchase them unfinished and build it into your existing bathroom. Freestanding vanity furniture also comes in a variety of styles, including European, Tuscan, Shaker, and others. If you prefer a more modern design, check out the new Mira line by Bathroom Furniture Co. This company offers a variety of styles in the lower budget bracket. They have beautiful European designs that utilize European materials like rattan.
Many people prefer bathroom cabinets and vanity units over other furniture because they offer more storage capacity. If you have a larger home, consider purchasing a vanity unit that has storage drawers, cabinets, and mirrors. Most cabinets and vanity units are built with hidden compartments where you can store cleaning products or small items that you want to keep on hand. They are ideal places to store items that overflow from your standard household tools.
Many people also elect to use bathroom cabinets and vanities along with sink vanities. The cabinet is installed in the bathroom and it holds all of your basic accessories including your toothbrush and your towels. These items are not seen unless you remove the cabinet and wash your hands. Vanities, on the other hand, sit on top of the sink and have room for your toothbrush, shampoo bottle, and your cleaning products. They allow you to keep them out of sight and easily accessible.
Buying bathroom storage furniture online is a great idea if you have your own design in mind. Many online retailers offer a wide selection of styles and prices for you to choose from. A great benefit is being able to view pictures of all of the available pieces before making any purchases. You can then envision how the piece would look in your bathroom and decide if the design would work well in your space. Online shopping gives you a chance to read user reviews so that you can feel comfortable making your purchase.
As you can see, there are many advantages to purchasing and using quality furniture and bathroom linens. If you do not have the space for these items in your bathroom, it is a good idea to start thinking about purchasing one. A small vanity can be used to hide your detergent, soap, and floor cleaner. A mirrored cabinet, complete with cabinets and drawers, allows you to organize these items so that you know where they are located.