Published on April 7th, 2012 | by Jules Yap


Small-room bath vanity/sink (16 inches)

Materials: Lillangen sink, Grundtal faucet, Besta base units

Description: The vanity is comprised of Besta units which come in different widths and heights. Their depths match the depth of the sink (16 inches) so you can configure to your own needs. I added one draw and three doors with shelves. Use any single hole faucet and use any handles or none at all. Legs are also Ikea. Use your own preference. You adjust your interior to fit plumbing and you are good to go!

~ Helen

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14 Responses to Small-room bath vanity/sink (16 inches)

  1. Anonymous says:

    Besta Shelf Unit #901.021.55
    Besta Vara Door #001.058.32
    Both on IKEA website

  2. Anonymous says:

    Smae question about the doors

  3. Anonymous says:


  4. Anonymous says:

    anyone any idea what doors have been used on this?

  5. Inventive Interiors says:

    Good solution for a small bathroom!

  6. Ed says:

    This is great! Thank you for post this. I would like to do this same configuration in my bathroom, however I’m having a hard time figuring out which BESTÅ Storage/Shelf combination you used.

    Is to the BESTÅ Shelf unit
    with the right side cut down?

    How is the left side taller than the right?

  7. Warli says:

    It looks a little shorter than a “normal” counter. What’s the height?

  8. slosuenos says:

    Could you tell us what Besta units you used? I’m having trouble figuring it out…

  9. 2of3 says:

    One extra side panel as a spacer and the sink would fit perfectly without the overhang on the end. Nice job.

  10. Anonymous says:

    I bought this sink and faucet for the size wish I’d seen that cabinet, I bought the lillangen one.

  11. Milja says:

    I don’t know how Bestå takes the humidity, but this sure looks perfect!

  12. Anonymous says:

    Beautiful! Just the right size.

  13. Anonymous says:

    well done for a small bathroom!

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