If you want to ensure that you are doing workouts properly in your home gym, you need to be able to see yourself when you work out. A great way to do that is to have mirrors installed on the walls of your gym. You can see yourself doing each exercise and know what changes you need to make to get a better workout. The following guide walks you through a few things to know about having mirrors installed on the walls of your home gym.
Determine How Much of the Wall You Want Covered by the Mirror
There are some people who want every square inch of the wall space to be covered with mirrors and some people only want a small area of the wall covered by the mirrors. You need to decide what you want before the mirrors can even be ordered. You need to know the exact dimensions for the mirrors so that they are the right size when they arrive.
Determine Exactly Where You Want the Mirrors to be Hung
You need to know where you want the mirrors placed in the gym so that you can see yourself from all angles. If you are not covering the entire walls in mirrors, you need to strategically place the mirrors so that you can look into one and see yourself in another. It is best to take the time to lean the mirrors against each wall that you want them hung on and then go to different places in the room and make sure that you can see yourself the way that you want to be able to see yourself when you workout.
Have Professionals Hang the Mirrors for You
When you have mirrors hung on the walls in your gym, the last thing you want is for them to come loose from the wall and shatter everywhere. This will cause a huge, dangerous mess that will take a very long time to clean. Hire professionals to hang the mirrors for you so that you can make sure they are properly hung and as safe as they can be.
Once the mirrors are hung you should be able to see yourself when you do each exercise with ease. The professionals can have them hung within a very short period of time and will more than likely not need to move any of the equipment in the room to hang them because of the specialized tools and experience they have.