Wooden Bathroom Countertop


The cultured marble sink and vanity top in the guest bath was worn out after 23 years. We didn't want to spend a lot because we were faced with an expensive master bath remodel. I'd seen wooden kitchen counters and thought one might work in this room.
My husband joined two 2 x 12s.
We sanded, stained and cut the hole for the sink. The sink came with a template. The sink was $60.00.
We gave it 4 coats of Helmsman Spar Urethane in a satin finish.
It has held up so well. It's received a years worth of daily use and still looks great. I love it with the white vanity.

Top Hometalk Projects

Upcycle Your Old Clothing Items For These Great Ideas!
31 Amazing Furniture Flips You Have to See to Believe
15 Things To Do With Scrap Material
These Clever Decor Ideas Are So Perfect For Summer
25 Adorable Ornament Ideas to Get You SUPER Excited for Christmas
30 Gorgeous Ways To Keep Your Home Organized
Cuddling Up At Home With A Bottle Of Wine? Then Try These Projects!
30 Adorable DIY Ideas For July 4th
30 Essential Hacks For Cleaning Around Your Home
Add A Hint Of Farmhouse Style In Your Home With These Ideas
30 Creative Ways To Repurpose Baking Pans
Browse Through These Dream Bedrooms & Find Your Favorite!
30 Brilliant Things You Can Make From Cheap Thrift Store Finds!
Fun Father's Day Gift Ideas You Can Make Yourself
30 Fun Way To Brighten Up Your Backyard This Summer
Katie Lloyd Mansfield

Want more details about this and other DIY projects? Check out my blog post!

Go

Have a question about this project?

3 questions

Join the conversation

3 of 27 comments
  • B. Enne
    on Jan 13, 2016

    great look!

  • Lindsay Dillon
    on Apr 11, 2020

    So inspired- I am redoing my above the garage/flex space into a Indoor SheShed of sorts and it has a tiny lil sink and countertop and just of last night i scraped the previous owners textured spray paint over the laminate and found your redo while researching how to fix change or redo it. And I am not wanting to use or do faux granite etc bc i have all real granite in my house.


    You and your husband did a fantastic job and I am def inspired as well as showing my own hubs how you two did it.


    Tyou for being so detailed as well.



    • Donna
      on Sep 13, 2020

      Well, did you do it? Did you put in the wooden countertop in your bathroom?

      We would love to see a photo, if you used wood!

      I am dying to know, as I want to replace my current countertop in my master bath, with wood. Will watch for your reply. Thank you! 😊

Your comment...