The Plumber: Medicine cabinet choices should reflect your basic needs

By Ed Del Grande
Tribune News Service

Dear Ed: I just read your helpful column on choosing basic toilet features when buying a new toilet. We're remodeling our bathroom to include fixtures and the medicine cabinet. So, can you do the same type article for medicine cabinets?

— Louie, Rhode Island

Dear Louie: When choosing a new medicine cabinet, you need to take into consideration your existing one. Even with a full remodel, some things like electrical and framing may have to stay in place. Here are some basic choices to make when buying a new medicine cabinet.