How to Install a Vanity

Written by: Milan Rosan

Diy Specialist
Follow Milan's step-by-step instructions for installing a vanity

  • Tools/Materials
    • Bathroom vanity
    • Tape measure
    • Pencil
    • Circular saw
    • Drill
    • Wall anchors
    • Hammer
    • Screwdriver
    • Teflon tape or plumber's putty
    • Caulking
    • Adjustable wrench

Choosing a bathroom vanity can save you a ton of room while still making your bathroom space functional. Icing on the cake: these beautiful bathroom pieces are quite easy to install, see for yourself.


Step by Step Instructions

Step 1


If necessary, measure a hole in the back of the vanity to be cut for the plumbing.



Step 2


Cut the hole for the plumbing.



Step 3


Line the vanity up with the new hole and make sure it’s a proper fit.


Step 4

Mark and cut holes on top of the vanity for the sink and faucet.



Step 5

Secure the vanity-install to the wall using screws and a screwdriver.



Step 6

Mark holes on the wall for the vanity install screws, and tap wall anchors into the wall using a hammer.



Step 7

Install and secure the faucet to the sink.



Step 8

Apply a bead of caulking around the bottom of the sink, and spread it out using your fingers to ensure a watertight seal.



Step 9

Secure the sink and faucet to the vanity.



Step 10

After you hook up the water lines for the bathroom faucet, you’re vanity installation is complete.



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