Would you label these bathroom fixture switches?

Old 10-12-19, 07:02 AM
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Would you label these bathroom fixture switches?

This is confusing for guests and I wonder if I should label the switches? Would you and what would you use to label it? I don't want some tacky tape thing.
Large switch is main bath light, top left is vent light, middle is vent fan, btm is vent heater.
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Old 10-12-19, 07:39 AM
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Most people will just flip the switches to see what they control. Any stick-on label will not last very long. You could get the switch or plate engraved, but only you can justify the cost. A simple "L", "F", "H" would likely be enough. Or maybe LT, FAN, HEAT
Old 10-12-19, 10:55 AM
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Most people will just flip the switches to see what they control.
That's what I do. Go for the big one first.
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A clear PTouch label works wonders.

Back in my younger days (when I had way more time), I used dry-transfer letters (find in an art supply store, use a pencil to transfer each letter onto the switch. Then a covering of clear nail polish to keep them from rubbing off. Looks rather professional if I do say so myself!
Old 10-13-19, 04:23 AM
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Absolutely label........most guests will appreciate it.
We have a couple of multi-ganged switches and PTouch labels have worked well.

You can get many colors of tape including clear and there are several different type sizes and fonts for you to make a nice looking label.
They are also fairly durable and easily replaced.

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