Installing a Bathroom Sink: Wall-Hung Sink

Replace your old vanity with a contemporary wall-hung sink.

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Cordless drill
  • Tape measure
  • Stud finder
  • 4-in-1 screwdriver
  • Adjustable wrench
  • Countersink drill bit
  • Locking pliers
  • Level
  • Hacksaw
  • Pipe wrench
  • Plumbers tape
  • Pry bar
  • Reciprocating saw
  • Slip joint pliers
  • Soldering torch
  • Soldering torch
  • Utility knife
  • Tube cutter
  • Taping knife
  • Wrench set

You'll also need pipe fitting cleaners. If you're going to tile around the sink, you’ll need tile installation tools.

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Sink
  • Faucet
  • Drain
  • Trap
  • Pipe fittings
  • Valves
  • Pipe
  • Solder flux
  • Drywall
  • Paint

If you're adding tile, you'll also need tile, adhesive and grout.