Hanby-Robie details how to replace a bathroom vanity for a new look in your space. For a complete update, replace the sink, countertop and faucet the same time as the vanity cabinet. Many home improvement stores offer one-piece counter and sink units that fit over new or existing base cabinets. You simply need to select the right size countertop to fit over the base. The first step when installing a bathroom vanity is to cut holes (or a section) out of the cabinet back for the pipes to fit through. Once the top is in place, attach the supply lines to the faucet and drain pipe and trap to the sink drain.
Replace a Worn, Scratched and Decades-old Bathroom Sink, Updating the Counter, Light Fixture, and Mirror to Complete the Makeover. This outdated bathroom is getting fixed up, and I decided to do it myself, gaining experience and saving money. Taking out the sink and vanity was very difficult, so this instructable is to help any other do-it-yourself home improver’s. This seems like such a daunting project, but your instructions are great. Replacing the bathroom vanity top and faucet was next on my list. Did this project go smooth, was it easy, is it finished? Not a chance!. And it has a really dated counter top and sink. Bad 90’s dated.
Whether you’re installing a new sink in a recently constructed home or replacing an old one, you can learn to plan properly and install your new sink securely. Some faucets will have a rubber gasket around the base, and screw on easily, while others will recommend using silicone sealant to secure to the sink or counter. Most homeowners can handle the simple job of installing a bathroom vanity sink. Follow these detailed instructions to accomplish this plumbing job.