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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
iBathUK | 1600 x 600 Anthracite Straight Heated Towel Rail Bathroom Radiator - All Sizes
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  • 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
iBathUK | 650 x 400 Straight Heated Towel Rail Chrome Bathroom Radiator - All Sizes
iBathUK | 650 x 400 Straight Heated Towel Rail Chrome Bathroom Radiator - All Sizes
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  • 10 Year Warranty
  • BTU Rating: 476
  • Dimensions: (H x W) 650 x 400 mm
  • Low carbon steel chrome plated radiator
  • Kit includes: Radiator, adjustable wall brackets, blanking plug and air vent plug
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
iBathUK | 1200 x 500 Curved Heated Towel Rail Chrome Bathroom Radiator - All Sizes
iBathUK | 1200 x 500 Curved Heated Towel Rail Chrome Bathroom Radiator - All Sizes
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  • 10 Year Warranty
  • BTU Rating: 1044
  • Dimensions: (H x W) 1200 x 500 mm
  • Low carbon steel chrome plated radiator
  • Kit includes: Radiator, adjustable wall brackets, blanking plug and air vent plug
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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  • 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
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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  • 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
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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  • 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
Dry:Soon Heated Towel Warmer (Under 3p /Hour!)
Dry:Soon Heated Towel Warmer (Under 3p /Hour!)
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  • A handy heated rail for warming up your towels in the morning or pyjamas at night!
  • Costing only 3p an hour to run
  • Has 2.5m of drying space on a small footprint
  • When it's not drying it makes a useful towel rack
  • Exclusive to Lakeland - electric power with 3-pin plug
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


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.