to install medicine cabinets or not?
lauraslp12
April 1, 2014 in Design Dilemma
with a new construction house and what appears as enough storage with under the sink cabinets and drawers in 4 bathrooms, is it necessary to have the typical mirror medicine cabinet in the wall? starting to wonder if it is more of an eyesore or necessary component in the bathroom.....thank you
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Dytecture
Some medicine cabinets could be fitted between wall studs for a more flushed look. And more storage is always welcomed.
April 1, 2014 at 6:56PM     
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Elizabeth Bolton - ReMax Destiny
I love my medicine cabinets - the bigger the better! I have an antique one in one bath and two new ones in my other - a large one with a curved, beveled mirror over the sink and a full length one that was a big splurge. Both are by Kohler and have mirrors inside on the back of the door and behind the shelves. I've never for a moment considered medicine cabinets as eyesores in any of the houses I've toured. For me the drawers would not be a good substitute.
April 1, 2014 at 7:31PM     
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printesa
It depends on the look. I have one my master bathroom and I don't like it. It is fitted between the studs, but it's a low quality cabinet (whatever the builder installed). If you want one, I would look at some that have the mirrored door open and not slide. The groove for the sliding door is impossible to clean.
April 1, 2014 at 7:37PM   
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