Medicine cabinets will not be the first thing you will think of when it comes to remodeling or creating your bathroom, but it is essential to the aesthetics and safety of your bathroom needs. They are practical and if you pick the right look, will help create beautiful bathroom decor with functionality. The medicine cabinet is designed to store a multitude of items that you need to keep safe and up high out of the reach of the wrong hands. It’s a much needed bathroom storage addition and the safety of the items you put in your medicine cabinet will allow you to keep them in the bathroom and out of sight.
By using a medicine cabinet, you can store all your medications – prescription and non-prescription – out of sight and out of reach of children, including items that don’t seem like they would cause any harm. For example, mouthwash can be extremely dangerous if ingested in large quantities by children. Medicine cabinets provide a safe place that works with the look and feel of the rest of the bathroom and matches your bath fixtures to create an overall welcoming and warm décor.
Functional medicine cabinets can hold many items and provide worry free storage. There are a multitude of choices and by picking the right one, you will be able to provide a comfortable look and feel throughout your entire room. This can be accomplished by taking the time to get the color and design that you will love to look at and use on a daily basis. Take the time to check out the variety of medicine cabinets available and choice the right option for your bathroom needs.
Make sure you choose a medicine cabinet that works for you. They come in an array of shapes, styles, depths, and colors. They can be recessed or wall mounted. Recessed or concealed, as sometimes called, will require a little extra work due to the necessary hole cutting in the bathroom wall. This type will allow for the mirror or face of the cabinet to sit almost flush against the wall and it will take up less space. It will provide a cleaner, more custom look. The wall mounted is the easiest style to install. This type will hang on the wall like a picture frame. Both have pros and cons, so make sure you check these out to help with your decision. Stylistically, they range from simple rectangular or oval shaped to “decked out” with lights, adjustable shelving, sliding doors, and fog proof mirrors. The designs usually come in traditional, contemporary, or transitional styles. Let your personal preference and finished outlook guide your decision.
Medicine cabinets are more than a practical storage place for our necessary bathroom items, your reflection can also greet you in morning and can bid you good night before heading to bed. It’s the go-to for most of our everyday needs and a must in every bathroom. When making your decision, let your personal preference, home’s architecture and the desired finished product be your guide.