Mount a mirror on a shelf

Mirror on a shelf

It can be difficult to find space for a full-length mirror, especially in small apartments. But here's a solution. Using moisture-resistant tesa® Powerbond MIRROR, you can attach a long mirror to the side of a bathroom shelf unit.

Level of difficulty Original & quick
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We need:

A full-length 4 mm deep mirror cut to the width of the shelf unit scissors alcohol- or silicone-free glass cleaner tesa® Powerbond MIRROR 5 m x 1.9 mm

How we do it:

A full-length 4 mm deep mirror cut to the width of the shelf unit, scissors, alcohol- or silicone-free glass cleaner, tesa Powerbond® MIRROR 5 m x 1.9 mm
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Collect all items ans let's start!

Clean the back of the mirror thoroughly with alcohol- or silicone-free glass cleaner.
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Clean the back of the mirror thoroughly with alcohol- or silicone-free glass cleaner.

Evenly apply Powerbond® in vertical strips – alternately full length and 40 cm length – on the back of the mirror and press five seconds.
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Evenly apply tesa® Powerbond in vertical strips – alternately full length and 40 cm length – on the back of the mirror and press five seconds.

Remove protective films.
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Remove protective films.

Clean the shelf surface thoroughly with alcohol- or silicone-free glass cleaner.
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Clean the shelf surface thoroughly with alcohol- or silicone-free glass cleaner.

Press on the mirror for five seconds focussing on the areas that align with the shelves.
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Press on the mirror for five seconds focussing on the areas that align with the shelves.