Brandon Basics LED Even Heat Electric Towel Warmer

Last updated: October 3, 2022

Extra heat output will give you faster drying times, and a stainless steel build means it will give you years of reliable use. A built-in timer lets you choose between one or two hours of heating, with an auto shutoff to give you peace of mind. This dryer has a hook that lets you heat both a towel and bathrobe at the same time.

We looked at the top Electric Towel Warmers and dug through the reviews from some of the most popular review sites. Through this analysis, we've determined the best Electric Towel Warmer you should buy.

Product Details

Key Takeaway: This electric towel warmer comes with the option to either hardwire it or plug it into an A/C outlet.

In our analysis of 21 expert reviews, the Brandon Basics LED Even Heat Electric Towel Warmer placed 8th when we looked at the top 10 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

From The Manufacturer

WHY DO TOWELS STINK? Just Google, “Why do bath towels stink”. You’ll discover that there are more nasty things growing on your towel than on your toilet seat because moisture, warmth, and organic food (your skin cells) equates to party time in towel heaven! In the USA, we bleach & wash our towels multiple times a week. In Europe where water & space for huge washing machines are scarce, they use towel warmers to remove moisture & prevent stinky towels — smart, green & cost effective. BUILT-IN TIMER WITH LED INDICATORS – Ok, we live in the age of innovation, yet towel warmers make you hunt for a switch and guess if it’s on or off — until now! The Brandon Basics towel warmer is the only warmer on the market that has a built-in timer and visual LED indicators. Press the 1 or 2 hour buttons and the warmer will stay on long enough to heat and dry your towels then shut itself off. Now, how easy is that! BOTH HARD-WIRED & PLUG-IN OPTIONS INCLUDED – We know commitment is hard….so why commit to a hard-wired wired or plug-in model when you can get both in a Brandon Basics warmer. No need to wait for that eventual bathroom remodel or for your busy contractor to hard-wire the warmer — just mount and plug it into a 115v outlet until you’re ready to hard-wire it into your wall. THE LAMBORGHINI OF TOWEL WARMERS – Horse power is how you measure a cars performance, but when it comes to towel warmers, bar count, wattage & construction is everything. At least 10 bars for better heat distribution, 150 watts or greater for faster drying times and 304 Stainless Steel construction . Sure, you can pay less for reduced specs, but slower drying times means stinky towels. That’s why we supercharged our warmer with 12 bars at 190 watts. 5-LEGGED ANYTHING JUST ISN’T ATTRACTIVE – In our human experience, 5-legged animals, tables, chairs and towel warmers seems odd, awkward and unnecessary. Our unique design avoids the unsightly 5th leg used for the electrical connection that is common in most hard-wired towel warmers. After all, if you pay big bucks for an elegant bathroom appliance, why would you compromise on looks!

Expert Reviews

What reviewers liked

One or two hours timed settings. Integrated hook allows a towel and bathrobe to be heated at the same time. Concealed power connection.
Available in a polished or brushed metal finish, it has 12 warming bars and details that make it look very high-end, like built-in garment hooks and subtle side buttons (an on/off switch and 1- or 2-hour timers). For a totally seamless look, you can hardwire it so there are zero cords.
Removes moisture and dries quickly. Free from corrosion and rust. Heats up quickly. Energy efficient.
12 bars. Automatically switches off after chosen time setting. Plug-in + hard-wire option.
Eco friendly. Faster drying time. Elegant construction. Built-in on/off timer. Included garment hook.
It’s one of the few that can be either hard-wired or plugged in — so you can use it with a standard outlet and don’t have to wait for a contractor to install it. Nifty LED indicators for checking to see if the warmer is powered on or not. That way, you don’t accidentally burn your hand testing it.
Twelve bars included. Available in hardwired models and plug-in models. Stainless steel for proper heat distribution. LED indicators. Built-in timers.

What reviewers didn't like

You’ll need the power supply to be positioned on the right-hand side of the towel warmer. The installation instructions leave important set-up information to the end – read them through before you start.
Takes time to mount.
May not be as easy to install.
The cord comes from the right side, which could be a problem depending on the location of the outlet.
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