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Benefits of Heated Towel Rails

If you are looking to remodel or give your bathroom a makeover then one bathroom accessory you should not miss out on is the heated towel rail. We all know how it feels to walk out of a nice warm bathroom and be met by the cold. You can eliminate this uncomfortable feeling by installing a nice electric towel rail that will keep your towels warm and crisp.

iBathUK 1600 x 600 Anthracite Straight Heated Towel Rail Bathroom Radiator - All Sizes NA1600600
iBathUK 1600 x 600 Anthracite Straight Heated Towel Rail Bathroom Radiator - All Sizes NA1600600
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Features

  • 10 Year Guarantee
  • BTU Rating: 1964
  • Dimensions: (H x W) 1600 x 600 mm
  • Made from low carbon steel with Anthracite finish
  • Kit includes: Radiator, adjustable wall brackets, blanking plug and air vent plug
Requena Heated Towel Rail Chrome Bathroom Ladder Radiator - All Sizes (Straight, 1600 x 500)
Requena Heated Towel Rail Chrome Bathroom Ladder Radiator - All Sizes (Straight, 1600 x 500)
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Features

  • Height: 1600mm / Width: 500mm / Depth: 30mm / BTU Rating: 1440
  • Includes: Wall brackets and fittings / Excludes: Radiator Valves / Style: Straight
  • Accreditations & Testing: Tested to BS EN442 standards / Complies with ISO9001:2008 regulations / Compatible for use on all UK heating systems (tank fed or combi systems) / 6 layered European Standard plating process / Safety tested at 15 bar pressure
  • Our luxury Requena straight towel rails are the perfect addition to any contemporary home. They are designed to look stylish but they can also be used extensively. With a number of horizontal rails on each design our Requena towel rails give maximum heat output and can make your bathroom cosy as well as allowing for items on the rail to dry quickly.
  • Our quality heaters are available in a wide range of sizes, therefore you have a variety to choose from that will suit your bathroom. Our Requena straight towel rails have a chrome finish, giving any bathroom a sophisticated feel effortlessly. Whether you are looking to replace an old worn down radiator or completely redesigning your bathroom our Requena radiators are of a very high quality, yet affordable and will certainly look perfect in your bathroom.
Status Portable Aluminium Heated Towel Rail with 6 Heated Bars, Silver, 100 W
Status Portable Aluminium Heated Towel Rail with 6 Heated Bars, Silver, 100 W
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Features

  • • Low Energy Consumption - less than 3p per hour to run
  • • Safety Covered Illuminating ON/OFF switch
  • • Portable, can be used in any room as Mains plug-powered (1 Metre Cable)
  • • Aides the drying of your towels and clothes whatever the weather
  • • 230V / 100W 6 Aluminium Heating Bars
Dry:Soon Heated Towel Warmer (Under 3p/Hour!)
Dry:Soon Heated Towel Warmer (Under 3p/Hour!)
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Features

  • An easy, quick, & cheap way to dry your towels or outdoorwear! Lightweight, flexible, easy to store.
  • Perfect for drying your towels - with 2.5 m of drying space, this heated helper will hold up to 6kg.
  • Costing only 3p an hour to run - just plug into a standard power supply & you are ready to roll.
  • Aluminium, lightweight, & easy to move. A compact, flexible, heating & drying solution for your home
  • Buy this product from Lakeland & you can return it for up to 3 years. Proof of purchase is necessary
New Minimalist Bathroom Heated Towel Rail Radiator 1200 x 500 - Chrome
New Minimalist Bathroom Heated Towel Rail Radiator 1200 x 500 - Chrome
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Features

  • Stylish flat panel rail ladder style towel radiator
  • Number of bars: 2+3+3+4 450mm Pipe Centres
  • High heat output 1644 BTU
  • Durable high quality chrome finish
  • Manufactured in accordance with BS EN 442
Contemporary Straight Bathroom Heated Towel Rail Radiator Rad 1150 x 500 White
Contemporary Straight Bathroom Heated Towel Rail Radiator Rad 1150 x 500 White
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Features

  • Stylish straight rail ladder style towel radiator
  • Number of bars: 3+5+5+8
  • High heat output 1575 BTU
  • Durable high quality white finish
  • Manufactured in accordance with BS EN 442
iBathUK | 8 Column Traditional Designer Heated Towel Rail Bathroom Radiator - All Sizes
iBathUK | 8 Column Traditional Designer Heated Towel Rail Bathroom Radiator - All Sizes
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Features

  • 10 Year Warranty
  • High heat output: 2423 BTU
  • Dimensions: (H x W) 952 x 659 mm
  • Premium Quality Carbon Steel & Gloss White Finish
  • Fixtures and fittings included
iBathUK 800 x 450 mm Chrome Designer Flat Panel Heated Towel Rail Radiator - All Sizes
iBathUK 800 x 450 mm Chrome Designer Flat Panel Heated Towel Rail Radiator - All Sizes
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Features

  • 10 Year Warranty
  • BTU Rating: 1013
  • Dimensions: (H x W) 800 x 450 mm
  • High grade low carbon steel, chrome plated radiator
  • Kit includes: Radiator, adjustable wall brackets, blanking plug and air vent plug
Curved Heated Towel Rail Radiator 1100 x 500 Chrome - 10 YR GUARANTEE
Curved Heated Towel Rail Radiator 1100 x 500 Chrome - 10 YR GUARANTEE
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Features

  • Stylish curved rail ladder style towel radiator
  • Number of bars: 4+5+14 450mm Pipe Centres
  • High heat output 1188 BTU
  • Durable high quality chrome finish
  • 10 years 'Fit & Forget' guarantee included


Heated rails come in many shapes, sizes, colours and price ranges. They have become very popular lately with homeowners. They were originally exclusive to highend hotels but recently their price range has come down so that no matter your budget you will be able to buy one that will be perfectly suited to your purposes.

Buying a heated rail is very simple. All you have to decide is which type you want. You can get radiator types that plug in to the central heating system just like your normal radiator or you can go for electric types that that go into a plug. There are also dual fuel models that combine the features of both. Each type of heated towel rail has its advantages and disadvantages and which you end up buying will depend on your personal needs and the type of bathroom you have. It is a very good idea to do a bit of research to find out exactly which one will fit your purpose best.

The principal function of heated towel rails is to heat your towels so you can have nice, clean, crisp and warm towels, but that is not all they provide. They also serve other purposes that are both functional and aesthetic. If you have quite a big bathroom it might be the case that your present radiator might not be doing a good enough job of heating the space. Well, with a towel radiator you get extra warmth from the towel radiator. This is especially useful during the cold winter months.

Heated radiators also look fantastic. They can add a sense of style and sophisctication to any bathroom. You can even find designer heated rails that look fantastic although they cost a bit more than the normal models.