Bathroom scales have come a long way in terms of their design and functionality, so there’s a lot to think about when you’re choosing the best set. Perhaps you’re after traditional bathroom scales that effectively complete the one job, or you may be interested in tracking your weight and BMI with the help of an app. There is also the matter of how they fit into your bathroom’s colour scheme and layout, so we have included a range of designs from retro and fun to sleek and modern.
So whether you’re replacing an old dusty set that’s displaying questionable results, or adding the final touches to your sparkly new bathroom, here is our guide to the best bathroom scales to help you make your choice.
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Best bathrooms scales in 2021
Renpho Digital Bathroom Scales
If you’re in the market for a digital set, these black bathroom scales from Renpho have a bright display so you can clearly read the results from any angle, at whatever time of the day.
The anti-slip and scratch-resistant padding protects both you and your floors from any accidents, which is a welcomed feature when you’re in the wettest room in the house. Despite the modern appearance, these scales are very easy to use. There is a button at the back which allows you to change the weight units if you want to hop from stones to kilograms, and thanks to the precision weight sensors, measurements are accurate and reliable.
They are also easy to store due to the slim design and round corners. These are a solid option if you want the glossy glass finish without the price tag of a multi-functional, all-singing, all-dancing set.
Argos Home Electronic Bathroom Scales
Is your mustard accessory obsession getting out of hand? While bathrooms are often fairly muted and calm with their colour schemes, there is no reason you can’t use your bathroom scales as a way of adding a splash of vibrancy to your space, and these eye-catching, cheery scales are sure to do just that.
These electronic scales have an LCD screen and a platform made of tempered glass, so if simplicity is what you’re after, these are a top choice. The batteries are included so you can test them out as soon as you like.
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Salter Doctor Style Mechanical Bathroom Scales
Salter certainly springs to mind when it comes to beloved brands of scales, and this specific set have a nostalgic feel if you fancy a trip down memory lane. These sturdy bathroom scales can weigh up to 150kg and due to the mechanical design, you don’t need to worry about batteries or buttons.
These are also a great option if you don’t want the faff of switching between different weight units as the display presents the weight in kilograms, stones and pounds. If you’re a lover of old-fashioned, hassle-free homeware, this could be the set for you.
Holly Digital Bathroom Scales
A nice mix of natural and contemporary, these digital scales would look lovely in country style bathroom. Despite the wooden appearance, the surface is made of tempered glass but you can fool your bathroom visitors as the wooden effect works a treat, giving an almost spa-like feel.
The scales automatically switch off, so these would be a good buy if you’re looking to make energy-saving choices. In terms of size, they are a touch bigger than some of our other digital options, measuring 30 x 30cm.
Salter Compact Glass Electronic Bathroom Scales
However you’ve styled your bathroom, these scales are likely to slot in with ease due to their subtle and neat design. You can expect the usual features with this set from Salter, measuring in stones, kilograms and pounds as well as displaying an instant reading as soon as you step on. The batteries are included and the bathroom scales come with a guarantee of 15 years so you won’t need to replace them in a hurry.
Cocoda Digital Bluetooth Bathroom Weighing Scales
If you’d like your bathroom scales to tell you that little bit more, this set from Cocoda could do the trick.
These scales can be connected via Bluetooth and with the help of an app, you can track your weight and BMI over time, and the results can even be displayed as a graph. This allows you to keep an eye on any changes if you wish, without the hassle of having to manually plug in lots of data. You can also sync the data with Google Fit, Apple Health and Fitbit.
Tristar Vintage Analogue Personal Scale
Who knew a set of bathroom scales could look so cute? The quirky, vintage design makes these scales an appealing purchase and thanks to the large display, results are easy to read. The gentle green colour and chrome finish make them a desirable addition to any bathroom, particularly if you’re looking to add some character. What they lack in flashy features, they certainly make up for in appearance.
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