Good Questions: Affordable Sink Base Solution?

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Hello AT,

My wife and I just purchased our first apartment and we have some very tight constraints in our bathroom. We’ve ordered a new 19″ square vessel sink from Beryl, but we’re having difficulties finding an affordable base for the sink to sit on. Anything that is ready made, is too wide for the area we have.

What we would like is something like this, from Barclay (see pic at left), but it needs to be custom built and not cost $800.

Any suggestions? I’ve tried getting quotes from some carpenters on craigslist and it’s either too small for most people, or their prices are still over $500, for what seems like a very simple piece of furniture.

Thanks, Alex

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