What design radiator cover Choose ? Discover our selection of more than 60 ideas of modern and design radiator covers. It is true that radiators are rarely aesthetic. If your radiators are not very decorative models, but you do not want to renovate your entire apartment or undertake complicated work to replace it with designer radiators, then the best way to make them discreet and elegant, it is to hide them! There are many solutions. You can opt for a wooden radiator cover, a formwork with classic grille or blend them into the decor by painting them.
Designer radiator cover in white with grille
The radiator cover has many advantages. It hides the radiator, but some also offer additional functions: storage space, shelves and others. If your radiator is next to the window, you can create a reading nook by placing some cushions on your radiator cover and a small bookcase next to it..
Designer wooden radiator cover
If you are not a big handyman, then it is advisable, instead of installing your radiator cover yourself, to hire a professional carpenter. Otherwise, when you are more of a skilled handyman, it is then possible to make it on your own. If your radiator is old and made of cast iron, the radiator cover will not apply very well because of its very efficient heating power..
Design radiator cover with grille
How to hide your radiator? One of the simplest, cheapest and cheapest solutions is to repaint it. You can make it blend in with the decor by repainting it the same color as your wall. In this way, it will become very discreet, even invisible throughout your interior..
Design radiator cover by Jaga
You have to choose a special radiator paint. In general, for standard size radiators (4 m2), one can of paint is sufficient. In addition, you will need brushes (specialists recommend cod tail ones), a recoating brush for areas that are difficult to access and a lacquer roller for flat parts..
Very original idea: radiator transformed into a library
Another simple solution is to camouflage your radiator with a piece of furniture. Easy to apply solution, just take the measurements of your radiator and find the right piece of furniture or DIY it yourself. This trick will allow you to gain additional storage space. This can be either decorated or used to drop off your keys and mail.
Classic radiator cover
The radiator cover can be completely invisible when it is part of the extension of a piece of furniture. A very practical tip in this regard: do not forget to provide easy access to the radiator if necessary !
How to hide your radiator with a wall bookcase
The pieces of furniture that can hide a radiator cover are very varied: wall bookcases, cupboards and cupboards… It all depends on the space available in the area above or around your radiator..
Discreet and elegant wooden model with shelf or bench
The radiator cover bench is one of our favorite solutions. If your radiator is next to the window, then why not go for this solution? In this way, it will become a piece of furniture in its own right that you can turn into a reading corner. Sitting warm, with a book and a nice view outside, is really a tempting idea …
Example of a cabinet with wall shelves and closed storage hiding a radiator along a wall
We talked above about solutions that consist of hiding a radiator behind a piece of furniture with storage. This practical option is ideal for small interiors. The cabinet, with open or closed storage, will obscure your radiator while offering you additional space for your books or decorative items.
Optimize the space in the bathroom with a piece of furniture that hides its radiator
This same option is ideal for fitting out a bathroom or toilet WC. Here, additional storage space is always appreciated. We advise you to paint your storage cabinet in the same color as that of your walls in order to facilitate its inclusion in the decor of the room..
Organize a corner around its radiator cover
In the living room, a cabinet-shaped radiator cover can also allow you to create a small separate corner. This is a great idea for large open spaces that require organization into several areas. Turn the space around your radiator into a console table. Use it to store a vase, a bedside lamp or a few magazines. To make this corner even more cozy, consider decorative options with an armchair or a mini sofa.
Make a piece of furniture in wood pallet to hide its radiators
A designer radiator cover that takes the form of a DIY decorative piece of furniture? Making such an item yourself is not that complicated. To save money, use wooden pallets that can easily be picked up from a business or construction site. The DIY project will be done by taking apart the pallets and cutting pieces of sufficient size for its radiator. We will not forget to paint the boards thus obtained to harmonize his creation with the rest of his interior !
Interior furniture: modern radiator cover
Design furniture enthusiasts have the choice between several models of furniture used to hide their wall radiators. In addition to the classic models which occupy a good part of the wall around the heating source, there are now also solutions that require less space..
Designer wooden radiator cover
They are designed to wrap around the radiator grilles only, without spreading around the radiator. This model is ideal for those who dream of hiding their radiators without losing space around their windows..
Space saving model for bathroom
Discover our selection and choose the solution that best suits your tastes and needs:
Radiator cover cabinet idea
How to hide a radiator
Modern style radiator cover idea
Modern style wooden radiator cover
Designer radiator cover in white