A freestanding toilet paper holder like the Gatco has some advantages over installed models. The chrome or bronze finish is very stylish, and the base is sturdy. Roll replacement is not always easy, however.
Spring-loaded paper holder and stable freestanding base. Shiny chrome finish on rust-resistant metal interior. Ideal height for both children and adults.
Despite chrome or bronze finish, some rusting and pitting reported over time. Does not hold additional rolls. Some users report difficulty replacing rolls.
The Moen's entry-level price point is surprising, considering its metal construction and brushed nickel finish. Ideal for home or apartment renovations. Minimalist design is low profile but still stylish.
Uses secure mounting screws, not weak adhesive. Right-handed orientation, but can also be left-handed. Streamlined brushed nickel holding rod makes change-outs easier.
"Online" version may be different from in-store version. Mounting screws are challenging to install. Left-handed orientation creates awkward appearance.
The Bosszi wall-mounted toilet paper holder provides a secure shelf for small objects, such as phones or coffee mugs. Stylish stainless steel appearance, and installation is straightforward.
Flat shelf holds cellphones or other small objects. Oversize rolls fit well on rod. Easy to assemble with two screws.
Thin stainless steel veneer discolors and smudges easily. Paper roll not secure on holder. Can generate metal-on-metal noise.
The MetroDecor freestanding model fits small bathrooms, RVs and other remote locations. The additional shelf is great for holding baby wipes, books, cellphones, etc. A little unbalanced, but easily portable.
Flat shelf and extra roll storage. Freestanding, no installation required. Ideal for small bathroom renovations.
Some users tell us it's top heavy. Base is lightweight, tips easily. Shorter than anticipated.
The KES self-adhesive toilet paper holder is ideal for damage-free installation over drywall or tile. Stainless steel finish is a decorative plus. Roll replacement is easy and straightforward.
Arrives as an economical two-pack. Can be mounted in either right or left opening position. Strong self-adhesive mounting can be placed on most wall surfaces.
Toilet paper roll fits snugly against wall, difficult to unroll. Smaller in size than expected. Not designed for anything other than adhesive mounting.
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