Purchasing a quality barber station means you’ll be able to better service your clients, and, in turn, have both a more meaningful, and more convenient experience in your professional salon or barbershop.
There are many types and variations of barber shop stations, from wall-mount styling stations, to make up stations, side styling stations, vanities, portable roller styling stations, towel styling stations, and, even mirror styling stations with built-in storage!
However, depending on the type of barber shop or salon you have, work performed, and, your clientele’s preference, finding a match should be both simple and meaningful.
Consumer Rating: (4.5 / 5)
The Icarus “Laredo” Black Beauty Salon Hair Styling Station is a very useful, durable, simple design barber station perfect for any salon or barber shop, and is a must-have for at home studios.
Built with compressed wood, and, an entirely laminated surface, the “Laredo” is easy to clean, and, keep clean over time. It’s resistant to water, soap, and other chemicals so it preserves its beauty and condition longer than competitor barber stations. It also includes a ‘disappearing’ appliance-holder drawer which barbers have found very useful and convenient.
Customers have reported this barber station to be an all-around solution for organizing all of your your important tools and accessories for your workstation in one, small, compact area – also making this great for smaller salons! There are also enough holes and drawers for storage that it’ll be much easier to store and access your curling irons and clippers while you work.
One happy customer even reported buying three of these for her shop – which is always a good sign.
Overall, this is a greater “starter” barber station for any salon, or, simply an addition to your other barber station furniture for adding organization, flexibility, and convenience. This barber station is also very stable, sturdy, and, easy to reposition if necessary as it’s lightweight and compact.
The drawers function great, and, with its simple, effective design we’re happy giving this barber station a 4.5/5 Stars for style, affordability, and, of course quality.
Consumer Rating: (4 / 5)
This barber station is a convenient ‘all in one’ setup that allows you to store and access your necessary tools, accessories, and plugs for doing all of your salon work in a meaningful way. It’s easy to remember where you put things when using this wall-mounted barber station, and, with 3 appliance holders and inserts, you’re sure to have more than enough space.
It’s also very easy to assemble and mount onto the wall, although, one customer did complain that they didn’t feel the mounts were large enough for the base. Speaking of which, the base is indeed very solid, and, this would also be the perfect barber station for using a large mirror either in your salon or at home.
New stylists, kids, and at-home barbers alike absolutely love this Wall Mount Barber Station because it’s affordable, easy to use, and, still stylish with its modern design.
Considering this barber stations overall affordability, effectiveness, style, and of course quality, we’re confident in giving it a 4/5 Stars.
Customers love the Icarus brand, and, trust them for all of their salon shop needs – and for good reason!
The Icarus “Irvine” is no exception to the cause, and, is a very stylish, perfect, multi-level barber station for any stylist that has lots of tools, brushes, combs, or other accessories and is looking to get more organized. This barber station not only saves space, but, also adds to the convenience of your work, and, the style of your salon.
This spacious, single-sided wall mount barber station is perfect for barber shops or salons that are looking to upgrade to a more modern, or “classier” design. It also includes a cabinet, in addition to the 2 pull out drawers, which means there’s plenty of space for additional barber station supplies.
The only complaint with this barber station seemed to be that the mounting bolts were not for drywall, and, were only designed for concrete or brick – which is a minor setback, as replacement mounting bolts are relatively cheap.
Overall, this is a very nice barber station for the price, and, customers are confident that it will last years to come with no problems as far as normal wear and tear goes.
The laminate surface was also a nice touch, and, gives it that ‘shiny’, clean and professional look. This is definitely a nice piece, made of good quality materials, and, is worthy of the investment paid. Therefore, we’re happy to giving it a 4/5 Star rating.
Consumer Rating: (4 / 5)
LCL has a great reputation for producing reliable, stylish, and, affordable barber shop and salon accessories and furniture. Customers describe the LCL Beauty Locking Wall Mount Styling Station as being easy to install, stylish, and, that the French cleat was a nice addition to make the mounting process easier.
Customers were also very pleased with this barber station because the manufacturer was described as being responsive, intuitive, and, involved with the sale process – ensuring customer satisfaction.
This barber station is perfect for any salon, barber shop, or, even as an addition to your bathroom to offer more space or organization for your hair care products. This barber station is perfect for salon use because it’s compact, has 4 power ports on the bottom to keep your electric tools wired and, safely out of the customers reach. Overall, this barber station is made of great quality and is a good value for the price paid.
One customer did complain that the unit “sags” in the front, and, that installing two additional legs for support were necessary – though this of course is optional.
Finally, at an affordable price, these barber stations are built durable enough to last a long time, and, remain budget-friendly enough to buy more than one for your shop if necessary. Overall, we give this barber station 4.5/5 Stars for being the most effective and affordable.
Consumer Rating: (5 / 5)
The LOCKING WOOD Black Salon Trolley Cart is a very ergonomic, cost-effective solution to anyone that has a mobile salon business, or, for those looking to expand their current equipment and furniture at home or in the shop.
This barber station has a nice, fancy, and ‘expensive’ look to it, but, is very affordable. And, with its durable mobile-wheel design is very easy to move for repositioning, or, taking with you on the go – as it’s also very light. This barber station also includes stainless steel tool holders which won’t conduct heat, keeping both you and your clients safe.
With multiple sliding trays and a simple one piece assembly, customers are very pleased and highly recommend this product. It also holds a lot more tools and accessories than customers had expected, and, while not the tallest rolling or ‘mobile barber station’, it’s a great piece for the price paid.
This barber station is also very stylish, and, has a professional look, thanks to its neutral black with chrome trimming design – so customers will know you mean business!
Overall, we’re happy giving this barber station a solid 5/5 Stars for being easy to assemble, durable, reliable, and, a note-worthy budget friendly investment for salon owners and hobbyists alike.
What’s the BEST Barber Station for YOU?
If you’re looking for the best barber station, then, taking into consideration the quality of materials, flexibility, features such as shelves or doors, accessories, and overall diameters can be very useful.
Try going with a barber station that will work best for you and your business, or, one that’s easily movable and that you can take with you on the go if you have a mobile salon business, such as the LOCKING WOOD Black Salon Trolley Cart.
Both Icarus, and, LCL are also very trusted, popular salon equipment and furniture brands. So, if you’re looking for a larger or more ‘stationary’ barber station than the aforementioned products could be perfect for you and your setup!
Finally, going with a barber station that’s easy for you to use, convenient, and, one that will improve both your ability to organize your accessories or tools, while increasing your overall comfort are definitely some of the leading qualities you should keep in mind when making a decision!
Remember, finding the right barber station for you should be an enjoyable endeavor, and, one that will bring you both great success and happiness with your barber shop or salon business in the future.