What is DXV American standard?

DXV is a portfolio of luxury bath and kitchen products that celebrates the distinguished 140-plus-year heritage of American Standard. DXV is part of LIXIL, a global leader in housing and building materials products and services. The DXV Showroom at Flatiron is open to explore our luxury products and collections.

What is the best material for a pedestal sink?

For the greatest level of durability and indestructibility, stainless steel is your ideal choice for a pedestal sink stand. Stainless steel, however, does not provide much flexibility in terms of style, so your choice boils down to strength vs. aesthetics.

How much does a plumber charge to install a pedestal sink?

The average cost per hour to hire a plumber to install a pedestal sink is $76. The average cost per hour to hire a handyman to install a pedestal sink is $44. A plumber should be hired if new pipes or a change of the pipe configuration are needed.

Is DXV a good brand?

DXV faucets have been tested by an independent laboratory and found to comply with all of the reliability and safety standards governing the sale and installation of drinking-water faucets in North America including the very strict North American lead-free standard.

Is American Standard high end?

This upscale line encompasses the AT Series, a state-of-the-art smart toilet and bidet seat that perform as superbly as they look. DXV products are available exclusively through luxury showrooms across North America.

Are pedestal sinks still popular?

They were once the preferred choice for small spaces or a stylish minimalist look, but then they were quickly taken over by the popularity of vanities that offered extra space and storage that was so essential in the modern bathroom. Today, they may be making a comeback, albeit in a whole new way.

Does a pedestal sink need a backsplash?

A pedestal sink that rests against the bathroom wall requires a backsplash. However, if you have a small pedestal sink with a shallow basin, you will need a backsplash regardless of whether it’s positioned against the wall. This is because it is easier to splash when you have a small sink.

Are pedestal sinks hard to install?

Difficulty: Advanced Pedestal sinks have a simple, elegant design and take up less space than a bathroom sink and vanity. If you already have the right plumbing in place, installing a pedestal sink is a project most experienced DIYers can tackle in a day.