It's important that a mirror is attached to the wall safely, so it's worth taking extra care. Follow our advice and you won't go far wrong...

  •  CHECK THE WALL You need to use the right fixings for your wall. With masonry (for example, a stone or brick wall), use a plastic Rawlplug and a screw. To hang a mirror on plasterboard, use a fixing like a spring toggle, which will be more secure than a screw.