Cracked Vanity...Any suggestions?

KatamboFebruary 4, 2013

I was given what appeared to be a new light emperador double bowl vanity.
When I first looked at the piece it seemed fine. When I got it home I noticed a very slight crease in the top. Maybe a crease is not the best word. Upon further examination it appeared to be a crack. It followed the grain and went from on side of the slab to the other and even to the beveled edge. It also appeared to be on the unfinished side. There is also second one from the rear edge of the vanity to the bowl. This countertop is still in the original shipping crate. Is there any hope to salvage this beautiful vanity?

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
CEFreeman

It was given to you or do you have someone you can call and let them know of the defect?

If not, I'd suggest a stone person, anyway, because there's a great possibility it can be mended or slowed down with an epoxy.

The good news is it follows the grain.
I have emperador dark vanities, etc., in my MBR. The grain is absolutely beautiful.

Good luck!

    Bookmark   February 5, 2013 at 4:51PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
Katambo

Hey thanks the for suggestion. I am going Saturday to see about a countertops for another surface, I will ask then. I have posted another photo of it. I'd like posted a couple but I'm not sure if I can. The crack runs between the tape

    Bookmark   February 5, 2013 at 5:57PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
CEFreeman

Wow.
That is so minor -- of course, that luckily might be just how it looks!
I can't see where that can't be epoxied or something!

Good luck.

    Bookmark   February 7, 2013 at 1:47PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
What does this tile say to you?
I am still in the planning stages of a small, U-shaped...
kelleg69
Can you look at my kitchen layout and tell me what I'm missing?
Sorry I posted this once previously, but I wanted to...
happyallison
Cabinet installation cost (not including cabinets themselves)
We are remodeling our kitchen (complete gut and changing...
schiari211
Anyone have Cambria Seagrove? Or Summerhill?
I have been GW lots lately trying to decide on countertops....
Lily Spider
Help! Are rift cut, slab cabinets always veneer?
We got a sample of our door color for our slab, rift...
frogster
Sponsored Products
Virtu USA Midori 36-inch Single Sink Bathroom Vanity Set
Overstock.com
Justice Design Group POR-8923 - Modular 3 Light Bath Bar - Round Flared Shade -
$320.00 | Hayneedle
Hudson Valley Kent Traditional Bath Vanity Light
1800Lighting
48" Laird Stainless Steel Vessel Sink Vanity with Stainless Top
Signature Hardware
Fresca Torino 72 White Double Bathroom Vanity w/ Side Cabinet & Sinks
Hudson Reed
Bristol 20 1/4� Long Bronze Bath Light
Lamps Plus
Glenwood 17 Inch Wood Wenge/ White Bathroom Vanity
Overstock.com
Steve Silver Delano 7 Piece Dining Room Set w/ Leaf
Beyond Stores
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™