Of course, you can still use it on other area, especially when you have linen storage that you can use. But having the rack can really help you to organize the items on the rack easily. Furthermore, you can store a lot of towels at once when you use a rack which is another reason why you need to use this item.
If you do not want your towel to easily be seen from outside, then you can try to choose rack with doors. That way, you can hide the towel in a cabinet on the rack. However, using open shelving is actually better since you can use it as decoration.
Do not forget that you can always decorate your bath towel rack to make it appear more interesting. The easiest way is by folding the towels and arrange it s it will appear organized and clean. That way, when you see them you will feel satisfy because of the elegant look that it has.
But if this is something that bother you, then you can always use a basket to store them. Just fold them and arrange them inside the basket. Then you can put the basket on the rack to store them. If you choose pretty basket, then you can even use it as decoration.
If you are creative enough, you can even try to decorate the rack itself. Just put a few decorating items on the rack to make it appear more interesting. Here is some bath towel rack that you can use for elegant bathroom.
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