Radiator paints from Farrow & Ball

Give your radiator a fresh look with a lick of paint

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Is your radiator looking a little shabby but you don't have the money to splash out on a new one? How about updating it with a lick of paint?

We've found some luscious paints at Farrow & Ball that will give your radiator the pick me up it needs without a hefty price tag.

You could go for a soft cream, like this Old White No.4 (from £19 for 750ml for Full Gloss/Estate Eggshell, pictured), or how about making a statement with something like this Rectory Red No.217 (from £21, for 750ml Dead Flat/Full Gloss)? Just make sure you stick to Farrow & Ball's metal paints; Estate Eggshell, Full Gloss and Dead Flat. All the paints are water based and eco friendly, too.

If you would rather buy a new radiator, check out our pick of the 10 best designer radiators. Also take a look at our essential guide to central heating, and tips on how to bleed a radiator.