Surface mount medicine cabinet – medicine cabinet provide additional bathroom storage space that is also easily accessible. The cabinets are available in a traditional type installed on the wall, as well as a variety of surface mounting. And during the installation of a traditional medicine cabinet requires the cut in the wall, the installation of a kit for surface mounting requires the same tools used to hang a picture on the wall. When installed correctly, a surface mount medicine cabinet is as robust as one installed on the wall. How to hang a surface mount medicine cabinet. Please follow the instructions below.
Keep the medicine cabinet on the wall at the location where you want to hang up. Place a level on the top of the medicine cabinet and make sure that the air bubble is centered in the middle. That another person draws around the outside of the medicine cabinet with a pencil. Turn on a beam detector and place it against the inner wall of the pencil mark in the kit. Move the study finder on the surface of the wall until it lights up, indicating the location of a wall post. Mark the location of each post on the wall with a pencil to hang a surface mount medicine cabinet.
Place a tape measure on the wall and measure the positions of each post on the wall of the outer line of the kit. Place these same marks inside the medicine cabinet. Drill a hole in each of the marks inside the medicine cabinet with the 1/8 inch drill bit. Hold the medicine cabinet up to the wall so that the holes align with the marks of the stud on the wall. Insert a screw into each hole and secure it in place firmly with an electric screwdriver. And if you wish to hang the surface mount medicine cabinet kit in a place where there are no right feet of the wall, drill a hole in the wall and insert a wall anchor before installing the screws.