How To Install A Medicine Cabinet
Set the cabinet aside and drill pilot holes into the pencil marks.
How to install a medicine cabinet. How to install a medicine cabinet a recessed medicine cabinet needs to be anchored inside the wall to a rectangle of framing the center of which must be clear of obstructions. If you re concerned there may be pipes or wires. We are two yuppies and if we can do it anyone can. Because it was the display model it came pre assembled all i needed to do was.
In this littlehomeprojects video i hang a bathroom medicine cabinet that i purchased from the local big box store. Cut along outline and through screws. Make sure the door does not open or close by itself. Install the two bottom screws to fully secure the cabinet to the wall.
Level the top and secure the cabinet with one side secured use a level to make certain that the top edge of the cabinet is perfectly level then fasten the other side by installing another screw or wall fastener image 1. Outline and make shallow cuts. Once the electrical cable is attached to the cabinet slide the cabinet into place. Looking for an upgrade.
We will show you how to easily install a new medicine cabinet. Finish the recessed medicine cabinet installation. How to install a recessed medicine cabinet. So the first order of business in installing one before you even buy the cabinet is looking inside the wall see step 2 to be sure there are no obstacles that can t be moved.
Explore kohler medicine cabinets. When you re finished lift the cabinet back into place and fasten the screws to secure the cabinet. Hold the cabinet in place and use a level to make sure it s perfectly straight then open the doors and mark the installation holes. Check that it is plumb and centered on the sink and sets flush to the wall.
How to install a surface mount medicine cabinet. To install a medicine cabinet you ll need to drill into the walls. Since bathroom walls often conceal a warren of pipes and wires it s only prudent to make sure you won t accidentally disturb any. You may have to shim out the bottom or the top if it does.
Install one of the upper screws and check for plumb again.