A Definitive Guide to Choosing a Basin for Your Bathroom

The bathroom is like a private sanctuary where we clean and groom ourselves. It is made up of small but essential elements like the bathtub, toilet, and sink. During a bathroom renovation, most people give more attention to their bathtub and toilet, ignoring their sink. The reason for this is because they don’t take their bath there, or do their business there.

Now ask yourself this: is a bathroom sink or basin an important hardware in a bathroom? If you said no! Then answer the following questions. Where do you freshen up, brush your teeth, and wash your face? Where do you wash your hands when you are done with your business?

The sink may be a small element in the bathroom but its role cannot be replaced. So, during your next bathroom renovation, you should give thoughts to upgrading your bathroom basin.

The following article by Pewpewpew Blog is a comprehensive guide to choosing the best bathroom basin.

How to choose basins and taps for your HDB homes

The process to choose basins and taps for our HDB home sounded like an easy one. How difficult was it to choose basins and taps, especially since we weren’t fussy people who needed specific shapes for our basin and certain types of water sprouts? Read more here.

You surely now know the step to narrowing down a great and functional basin that will suit your needs. As you likely know, no basin is 100% prefect, so before making a final decision, it is important that you do in-depth research to learn the pros and cons of the model that you picked. If you can’t make a decision or don’t know which one to pick, then you should read the next article carefully.

The following article by Hadley Mendelsohn sheds light on some unique bathroom sink ideas that will leave you in awe.

Unique Bathroom Sink Ideas That Are So Fresh and So Clean, Clean

Never underestimate the transformative power of unique bathroom sinks. While we strongly believe interesting tiles, unexpected hardware, and chic vanities will elevate any bathroom, there’s nothing quite like the wow factor a trendy washbasin brings. Read more here.

You surely now know some ultra-cool and unique bathroom sink ideas that can transform your bathroom. That being said, you need to keep in mind that the simple act of changing or upgrading your sink is going to turn your bathroom into a bespoke, elegant, and a modern space that will make you feel like you are in a fancy hotel each time you are taking a bath. The best way to upgrade your bathroom is to change its design. But how do you go about doing that if you have a small or medium-sized bathroom?

This article by Theinteriorlab shares some design tips for a small bathroom.


For most homeowners in Singapore, we have to grapple with the fact that our bathrooms are in a really cramped and tight space. But before you throw in the towel, we’ve put together a few design tips to show you how you can make the most of a limited square footage. Read more here.

You likely now know some of the best design tips for small bathrooms like using sliding glass doors, opting for a light color scheme, installing mirrors and using large format tiles, just to name a few. No doubts, these tips are great. But before implementing them, do well to consult with a bathroom renovation specialist to narrow down the ones that apply to your bathroom.

Final note

Choosing a bathroom sink is no easy business as there are hundreds of models with unique designs and functions.

To narrow down a good one that will suit your unique needs and preferences, you may have to do your research or better still consult an expert who knows what they are doing and has tons of experience.

Granted, the sink is a small part of a bathroom, but its importance cannot be overemphasized. In fact, no bathroom is complete without one. So, when renovating your bathroom, set a budget for it. You won’t regret it.