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How to Buy Heated Towel Rails

Our bathrooms are very important to us. In fact the bathroom is up there with the most essential rooms in the home. The reason for this is not hard to see. It is the place where we get ready in the morning before we go out to face the world. It is also the place where we seek refuge in when we want to relax after a long day or weeks work.

iBathUK | 1200 x 450 Anthracite Flat Panel Heated Towel Rail Bathroom Radiator RA1200450
iBathUK | 1200 x 450 Anthracite Flat Panel Heated Towel Rail Bathroom Radiator RA1200450
Sale Price: £81.49
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Availability: Usually dispatched within 24 hours

Features

  • 10 Year Guarantee
  • BTU Rating: 1939
  • Dimensions: (H x W) 1200 x 450 mm
  • Thick Anthracite finish
  • 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
List Price: £144.99
Sale Price: £122.96
You save: £22.03 (15%)
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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
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)
Sale Price: £66.99
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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 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. To ensure the best quality, always buy a Requena branded radiator. The box will come with our brand name Requena printed on it when you receive it.
iBathUK | 3 Bar Traditional Victorian Chrome Heated Towel Rail Bathroom Radiator
iBathUK | 3 Bar Traditional Victorian Chrome Heated Towel Rail Bathroom Radiator
Sale Price: £139.99
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Availability: Usually dispatched within 24 hours

Features

  • 10 Year Warranty
  • High heat output: 448 BTU
  • Dimensions: (H x W) 949 x 496 mm
  • Premium Quality Carbon Steel in Chrome Finish
  • Fixtures and fittings included
iBathUK | 1200 x 400 Straight Heated Towel Rail Chrome Bathroom Radiator
iBathUK | 1200 x 400 Straight Heated Towel Rail Chrome Bathroom Radiator
Sale Price: £58.99
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Availability: Usually dispatched within 24 hours

Features

  • 10 Year Warranty
  • BTU Rating: 889
  • Dimensions: (H x W) 1200 x 400 mm
  • Low carbon steel chrome plated radiator
  • Kit includes: Radiator, adjustable wall brackets, blanking plug and air vent plug + iBathUK product manual
companyblue 500mm wide x 1100mm high Curved Chrome Heated Towel Rail Ladder Bathroom Warmer Radiator Rack Central Heating
companyblue 500mm wide x 1100mm high Curved Chrome Heated Towel Rail Ladder Bathroom Warmer Radiator Rack Central Heating
Sale Price: £59.99
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Availability: Usually dispatched within 1-2 business days

Features

  • Height (mm): 1118 Width (mm): 500 Finish: Chrome. Material: Steel
  • Tube Diameter: 19mm Tube Layout: 3 + 4 + 14 = 21 Tubes Total
  • Tested to BS EN 442 standards
  • Comes with adjustable wall brackets, blanking plug and air vent plug
  • 387 Watt - 1318 BTU/h 10 Years Warranty
Designer Bathroom Heated Warming Towel Rail Radiator Rad - 1000 x 550 mm - Grey - 10 Yr Guarantee
Designer Bathroom Heated Warming Towel Rail Radiator Rad - 1000 x 550 mm - Grey - 10 Yr Guarantee
Sale Price: £59.97
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Availability: Usually dispatched within 24 hours

Features

  • Number of bars: 12 80mm Pipe Centres
  • High heat output 1224 BTU
  • Pressure tested to 10bar / maximum working pressure 7bar
  • Durable high quality grey finish
  • Fixing pack included complete with plugs and vents
Minimalist Flat Panel Heated Towel Rail Radiator 1800 x 600 - White
Minimalist Flat Panel Heated Towel Rail Radiator 1800 x 600 - White
Sale Price: £119.97
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Availability: Usually dispatched within 24 hours

Features

  • Stylish flat panel rail ladder style towel radiator
  • Number of bars: 2+3+4+5+5 550mm Pipe Centres
  • High heat output 3754 BTU
  • Durable high quality white finish
  • Manufactured in accordance with BS EN 442
iBathUK | 1200 x 600 Straight Heated Towel Rail Chrome Bathroom Radiator NC1200600
iBathUK | 1200 x 600 Straight Heated Towel Rail Chrome Bathroom Radiator NC1200600
List Price: £69.99
Sale Price: £68.93
You save: £1.06 (2%)
  Eligible for free shipping!
Availability: Usually dispatched within 24 hours

Features

  • 10 Year Warranty
  • BTU Rating: 1239
  • Dimensions: (H x W) 1200 x 600 mm
  • Low carbon steel chrome plated radiator
  • Kit includes: Radiator, adjustable wall brackets, blanking plug and air vent plug


Decorating your bathroom is a very rewarding task and one that is getting ever more popular. Once you have completed your bathroom project, whether it is a big remodelling task or a quick redecoration job, there are a few items that can make a lot of difference and have a huge impact and add that final exquisite touch to your bathroom. One of those accessories is a towel rail.

Heated towel rails are an inexpensive way of incorporating style and aesthetics into a bathroom while at the same time being very functional. Looking around on the Internet or your local bathroom store, you will be met with a vast range of models at different sizes, colours and heat outputs.

This means that there is something out there for you no matter how unique your tastes and requirements are. That is the good news. The bad news is that it can be overwhelming when you are faced with such a wide variety of models to choose from.

The important thing is to know what you want and start from there. Decide what you would like and how much you want to spend. Budgeting is very important because it will help you to avoid looking at things you cannot afford, thus saving you lots of time and frustration. It will also keep you inline and not overspend.

Probably the biggest decision you will make when it comes to heated towel rails is the heat source the product uses. There are three main types available on the market. As you would expect each has its pros and cons. You can get ones that directly connect to your central heating system. The main drawback with these is that they require the central heating to be turned on in order to work. During the winter months this is not a problem, but when summer comes and the heating is not normally switched on they are no use.

You can also buy electric towel rails that work without the need for the central heating to be put on. All you do is switch them on when you require it and then turn it off when not needed. Another option is dual fuel towel rails. These combine the best of both worlds and can work fine when you have central heating and when you don't.

Another key decision to make before going out and buying your dream towel rail is the size of the model you intend to purchase. You should decide where you want the towel radiator to go and measure it properly including its height and width and have it with you when looking at prospective towel rails.