In the room, in the bathroom, in the living room or driveway, the mirror is part of the decorative elements of an interior worthy of the name. Just know where to put it and how to hang, for a dramatic effect.In the room, in the bathroom, in the living room or driveway, the mirror is part of the decorative elements of an interior worthy of the name. Just know where to put it and how to hang, for a dramatic effect.

Where to put it?

Except mirrors embedded in closets, dressers, usually placed on a wall. It is usually placed in a strategic location as the stays: above the sink in the bathroom, on a comfortable in a room above a dresser or on a console in the living room. Always placed at the eye level (at 1.70 m above ground), some mirrors require the presence of a light source nearby. This happens especially in the bathroom (one or more foci) or input (suspension, wall), places where often the lack of windows.

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Namely :

Placed consciousness, the mirror reflects the angles and can increase the stay. To do this, place the bottom rather (in an entry or along the back of the room), to give depth.

How to hang a mirror?

With clips: No need to drill the mirror. Fixing is done with four clips, two down and two others on each side. You can choose from several types of loops: the metal, which are placed on the edges of the mirror, the runners and removable, which are hidden behind the mirror, and which are screwed. These small cylindrical, with a notch and a cabochon gold, chrome or most original, effectively keep the mirror on the wall.

Most convenient: Simply paste a strip of tape on the wall and draw a flag with the help of it, to mark the holes. takes off this tape and trace the basis of the points with the help of spirit level for the mirror straight. Then, put the clamps placing the bottom of the notches at the line level. Place the mirror on these clips and mark the location of the fastener leaving 1 mm of play for the crystal easily dilate. Now it remains to remove the mirror to see the sites. Then do the drill holes and put the clips with screws and pins. Metal clasps, put the mirror before screwing. If you are sliding, open them, put the mirror and then close them. And if it is to screw clamps, place the mirror in the notches and screw the cabochons.

With screws : If the mirror is not per-drilled, thinks the glass with the help of a drill with hammer, first forward and then back. Place the mirror and mark the holes on the wall with a pencil. Make the holes and put the pins. Then place on the base plate tapping a trim and a plastic washer on each screw. Insert the screws into the holes in the mirror and passes a plastic washer on each screw to screw best mirror on the wall. Finally, place the trim on the screw head and hand parietal.

With adhesive strips : strips or double sided adhesive foams are also very practical for permanently attaching vertical mirrors.First of all, make sure the stand is clean and completely dry. Then the tape unwinds along the mirror and the protective layer removed from the duplex. In principle, simply put two adhesive strips. But if the mirror is heavy , multiply better fixations.
Place the mirror squeezing tightly for about 40 seconds. tailed : fast and convenient also, fixing with glue, specifically for mirrors of putty or caulk waterproof, has the advantage of not attacking the quicksilver of the mirror.