B Creative. How about one of those little door/window alarms that
sounds like the beginning of WWIII? They open the cabinet to snoop and
the next thing you know, the next door neighbors are running over to see
what the siren is all about<g>
I put a large multi mirrored, 3 door cabinet in main bath. Just need to
store shaving equip, etc, somewhere. I'm putting in a full bath in
basement, and I will probably use a mirror. Just need a sink cabinet with
In my Ex-House, we had a powder room that was only about 45" x 45".
Originally, the door opened in and in order to close the door, you had
to put your butt over the top of the toilet and then swing the door
shut. I put a pocket door in that house right away. However, after
many years, we remodeled and I am proud of what was done. I put in a
pedestal sink in the corner with a corner mirror above it ... no
medicine cabinet behind it. Then on the toilet wall I put a stack of
cabinets, where the toilet wasn't and extended them over the toilet.
Nice for keeping towels, soap, TP, etc. Check out the pic:
BTW, the room only had a 7' ceiling (if that), but it all worked our
really well. Also, the hardest part of this whole thing was that the
toilet had to be moved 2" towards the door, in order to fit the cabinet
stack. It was a slab floor. I was going to just chisel out some of the
concrete and use an offset flange, however, the concrete wouldn't budge.
I had to rent an electric jack hammer ... did it in about 5 minutes.
I won't even get started on how I cut the cast iron pipe, to fit the
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