How to Choose the Perfect Mirror for Your Powder Room

Posted by Victoria Primicias on

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Powder rooms are often one of the smallest rooms in a home, but that doesn't mean they can't have a big impact. When designing or updating a powder room, the mirror is one of the most important elements to consider. Not only is it a functional necessity, but it can also be a beautiful focal point in the space. Here are some things to consider when choosing the perfect mirror for your powder room.

You want to choose a mirror that is proportionate to the size of your powder room. If your powder room is small, you don't want to choose a large mirror that will overwhelm the space. Similarly, if your powder room is on the larger side, a small mirror may get lost in the room. Consider the size of the vanity and the overall size of the room when choosing the size of your mirror.

A framed mirror with intricate embellishments can be a suitable option for your powder room if it has a traditional design. A frameless mirror with sleek lines can be more suited if your powder room has a modern design. Choose a mirror that blends nicely with the room's general design by keeping that in mind.

Round mirrors can add softness to a room, while square or rectangular mirrors can add structure. Consider the shape of the other elements in your powder room, such as the sink and the light fixtures, when choosing the shape of your mirror.

When selecting a mirror, make sure that it is well-lit and offers ideal illumination for shaving or applying makeup. To add more lighting, think about placing sconces on either side of the mirror.

A frame can add visual interest and complement the style of your powder room. Choose a frame that is the same finish as your other fixtures in the room, such as the faucet and the light fixtures.

Selecting the ideal powder room mirror is important. While making your decision, consider the mirror's size, style, shape, lighting, and frame. An attractive and useful space that you'll enjoy using every day can be made with the help of the perfect mirror.

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