What is a towel rail?
A towel rack is a bar, rail, ring or rack from which you hang towels to allow them to dry. They are mostly found in kitchens, bathrooms and cloakrooms, and can be wall mounted, over-radiator or freestanding.
What size towel rail do I need?
For a small cloakroom, a towel ring is a good option; it’s small and discreet, and is the perfect size for a hand towel. A single towel bar should be large enough for an ensuite bathroom, whereas a double towel rail is more suitable for a larger family bathroom.
Which towel rail should I buy?
There are loads of different kinds of towel rails to choose from and the type you choose will depend on where you intend to put it, how many towels you have, and your budget. Here are some of the most common types of towel racks: