Console sinks are the perfect addition to a vintage style bath. Not only are they true to the 1920’s vintage design, but they complement this charming look so well. Coming in many styles and sizes, these versatile sinks will match in any home.
Below are the top 3 benefits of console sinks:
- Space Saver
The number one selling point for the console style sink is their space saving abilities. In small bathrooms, it’s important to maximize your storage space as well as you can. The open base of a console sink is a perfect place to add extra storage. Keep your toiletries or bath products in stylish antique baskets under the sink for some added vintage décor. This China Series console sink by Whitehaus Collection is the ultimate space saver.
- Ease of cleaning
The console style sink originally became popular in the 20’s when the importance of sanitation in the bathroom grew. Having a vanity with an open base allows for thorough cleaning which is a major plus for every homeowner.
- Style Variations
Console sinks come in so many styles, you’re bound to find one the fits your vintage bathroom. Essentially, a console sink is a wall mounted sink with legs. Making the leg and sink combinations almost endless.
In addition to vitreous china and wood, console sinks come in many more styles such as ornate iron, delicate fluted legs, and sleek polished chrome for a clean and classic look.
Now that you’ve got inspired by some benefits of a console sink, would you consider this style for your vintage bathroom?
For more décor inspiration for your vintage bathroom, take a look at our last article, Elements of a Vintage Bathroom.