Article: The Best Bathroom Lights and Electrical Fittings for your Bathroom

Article: The Best Bathroom Lights and Electrical Fittings for your Bathroom - in the picture, the Madison Wall Light for bathroomFor most men, shaving is an essential chore reserved for every couple of days. Not many enjoy it, but most do it. Whether you have mutton chops, a goatee or a full beard, chances are you will at least need a trim once in a while.

If you take your facial grooming really seriously, then you’ll need some serious shaving accessories for your bathroom! That’s why we’ve decided it would be a good idea to run you through our guide of the best bathroom lights and bathroom electrical items to help you with your next shave.

The Shaver Mirror Lights – These lights are a simple but stylish invention commonly found in the average British bathroom. The mirror light is fitted to your bathroom wall and usually comes along with a concealed shaver socket allowing you to plug in your electric shaver – no running out of battery mid shave. The mirror also comes with illuminated lighting around the edges [The mirror is usually illuminated around the edges] making it easier to shave those hard to reach areas.

These mirrors usually come with a pull cord beneath the mirror or some even come with a touch sensitive switch. On top of all that, most modern versions are a very economical lighting solution for the modern bathroom.

The Shaver Wall Lights – Shaver wall lights are a great addition to a bathroom if you already have a mirror on the wall. These lights will be situated above your bathroom mirror and carry very much the same benefits as a shaver mirror light in that they contain a shaver socket and they can contain pull cords or touch switches. You can also purchase shaver bathroom lights with dimmable settings allowing you to adjust the lighting to meet your needs.

Stainless Dual Shaver Flat Sockets – This is a trendy acquisition for anyone with a modern, 21st century bathroom requiring shaver plugs for their bathroom. These decorative and fashionable steel grey shaver sockets are compliant with housing rules and regulations and you can purchase them for American, Australian, European and British shavers. The plug socket also has safety interlocked shutters, which greatly reduces the chances of any nasty electrical shocks in the bathroom.

Bathroom Uplighter – Another option to make your shave go as smoothly as possible is a bathroom uplighter. Some men find these beneficial when needing to shave under and around their chin. These uplighters come in a variety of designs, but chrome appears to be the most popular. These lights can also emit a great deal of heat, with some of the lights getting as hot as 40 degrees Celsius.  Again, these can come with dimmable lights so you can adjust the brightness to your needs, and it should be noted that these uplighters should be used strictly indoors.

Once you have a few of these and maybe some other bathroom electrical accessories in place, together with your own shaving kit you will be fully equipped for the easiest shave you have probably ever had.

The above article was written for Sparks Electrical and posted in several places online, so we thought we should also post it here for your reading pleasure 🙂 The picture above is the Madison Mirror Light for bathroom wall mounting. Continue reading this article online via,


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