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How to Install a Bathroom Mirror Light

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A lit mirror gives a luxurious feel to a bathroom. While looking stylish, it also makes it easier to see in the mirror, ideal for shaving or applying makeup. This guide will help you install a new bathroom mirror light.

Step 1

Attach Light to Mirror

Attach Light to Mirror

Attach the light to the mirror using the fixings supplied and following the manufacturer’s instructions.

Step 2

Thread Nut

Thread Nut

Thread the retaining nut over the wire from the light. This retaining nut holds the wire in the transformer housing.

Step 3

Remove Bulb

Remove Bulb

Feed the wire into the transformer housing and connect the new light to the low voltage transformer.

Step 4

Position Transformer

Position Transformer

Assemble the transformer housing and position the transformer into place.

Step 5

Measure Mounting Holes

Measure Mounting Holes

Using a long ruler or measuring tape, measure the distance between the mounting holes. This will allow you to accurately hang the light on the wall. Please refer to our guide “How to Hang a Mirror or Picture” for the following steps.