Best Radiators For Hallways

Best Radiators For Hallways

Hallways play a really important role in any home, serving as the main arteries that connect different rooms and areas from one another. Despite their functional importance, hallways are often overlooked when it comes to heating. Ensuring your hallways are properly heated is essential not only for maintaining a comfortable environment but also for increasing the overall efficiency of your home’s central heating system. When selecting a radiator for your hallway, there are several key factors to consider to ensure you make the best choice.

The function of hallways in a home

Hallways and landings are more than just transitional spaces; they contribute to the flow and movement within a home. These areas often see the most foot traffic, guiding family members and guests from one room to another. A well-heated hallway can make these transitions more pleasant, creating a welcoming atmosphere as you move through your home.

Why heating hallways is important

Proper heating in hallways is important for several reasons. First, it helps in maintaining a consistent temperature throughout the home, preventing cold spots that can make adjacent rooms feel colder. Additionally, a warm hallway can contribute to the overall energy efficiency of your heating system, reducing the need for excessive heating in individual rooms. Heating your hallway also ensures comfort during colder months, making the entire home feel more inviting.

How to choose a hallway radiator

When selecting a radiator for your hallway, there are several factors to take into account:

  • Size and space - Hallways are typically narrow, so it’s important to choose a radiator that fits comfortably without obstructing movement. Slimline or vertical radiators can be excellent choices for these areas.
  • Heat output - Ensure the radiator you choose has sufficient BTU (British Thermal Unit) output to adequately heat the space. The size and layout of your hallway will determine the required heat output. You can ensure you get a radiator with the correct heat output for your room by using our Heating Calculator.
  • Aesthetic appeal - As hallways are highly visible, the design of the radiator should complement your home’s interior décor. Sleek, modern designs can enhance the visual appeal of your hallway.
  • Durability and quality - Hallways are high-traffic areas, so choosing a radiator made from durable materials is important to withstand the rigors of daily use.
  • Installation and maintenance - Consider how easy the radiator is to install and maintain. Some radiators come with features that simplify cleaning and upkeep, which is particularly beneficial for busy households.

The best radiators for hallways

Explore our curated list of the best hallway radiators available at Trade Radiators. Each selection has been carefully chosen to blend style with functionality, ensuring your hallway not only stays warm but also looks elegant. Whether you prefer classic designs or modern aesthetics, there's a radiator here to suit every home.


Trade Direct Classic Column Horizontal Radiators

Classic column radiator in a hallwayClassic column radiator in a hallway
Trade Radiators customer radiator review. "Good quality radiators look lovely in my hallway and on landing. Quick and easy delivery." Rated 5 stars.Trade Radiators customer radiator review. "Good quality radiators look lovely in my hallway and on landing. Quick and easy delivery." Rated 5 stars.

Installing a classic column horizontal radiator in your hallway or landing can significantly enhance the aesthetic appeal of your home. The sleek, clean lines and classic white finish create a modern yet timeless look that complements any interior style. Its horizontal orientation adds a sense of balance and proportion, seamlessly integrating into the space without overwhelming it.

In addition, the slim 3 column design offers a subtle yet distinctive visual interest, making it a functional piece in a narrow area that also serves as a stylish focal point. The white colour brightens up the room, contributing to a welcoming and elegant ambiance, perfect for making a positive first impression in your home.

Our white column radiators are available in a wide range of sizes and thicknesses at fantastic prices and all with free mainland UK delivery. Consider these if you want something eye-cathcing and timeless for your hallway. Also available in black and anthracite.


Paladin Shaftsbury Cast Iron Radiators

Cast iron radiator in a decorated hallwayCast iron radiator in a decorated hallway
Trade Radiators customer radiator review. "Beautiful radiators. Well packed and delivered with good communication. Would recommend." Rated 5 stars.Trade Radiators customer radiator review. "Beautiful radiators. Well packed and delivered with good communication. Would recommend." Rated 5 stars.

Putting an ornate cast iron radiator in your hallway or landing brings a touch of timeless elegance and vintage flair to your home. With its intricate designs and sturdy build, this Paladin Shaftsbury radiator serves as a stunning focal point, complementing both classic and modern interior decor.

The rich detailing and unique craftsmanship add a layer of sophistication, making this radiator more than just a functional heating element. Its historic charm and distinctive aesthetics create a warm, inviting atmosphere, turning an otherwise utilitarian space into a showcase of refined taste. This blend of functionality and style not only enhances the visual appeal but also adds character and depth to your hallway or landing.

We have a vast array of high quality cast iron radiators by Paladin, which continue to stand the test of time and have a track record or lasting for generations. The Shaftsbury is unrivalled when it comes to strength and durability and it would look fantastic in your home.


Trade Direct Saturn Vertical Radiators

Anthracite vertical radiator by the stairs in a hallwayAnthracite vertical radiator by the stairs in a hallway
Trade Radiators customer radiator review. "Radiator looks really good on our landing. Please with both the product and the service." Rated 5 stars.Trade Radiators customer radiator review. "Radiator looks really good on our landing. Please with both the product and the service." Rated 5 stars.

The Trade Direct Saturn radiator is an excellent choice for adding a modern touch to your hallway or landing. Its sleek, contemporary design and anthracite colour bring a stylish, sophisticated look to any space. In fact, it's been one of a best-selling radiators for a number of years now.

The vertical orientation of the Saturn radiator makes the most of upward space, making it ideal for areas where floor space is at a premium. This radiator not only provides efficient heating but also serves as a striking visual element and is sure to generate positive commenst from anyone seeing it for the first time.

With a 15-year guarantee and timeless appeal, the Trade Direct Saturn radiator ensures both reliability and enduring style, enhancing the aesthetic and functional value of your home. The Saturn also comes in horizontal orientation and is available is a range of sizes and colours, so it really is a very versatile option.


Trade Direct Nevo Radiators

White designer radiator with shelf in a hallwayWhite designer radiator with shelf in a hallway
Trade Radiators customer radiator review. "Great product - exactly what I was looking for and does the job really well. Excellent speedy delivery." Rated 5 stars.Trade Radiators customer radiator review. "Great product - exactly what I was looking for and does the job really well. Excellent speedy delivery." Rated 5 stars.

The Trade Direct Nevo designer radiator is a perfect blend of simplicity and premium design, making it an ideal addition to any modern hallway. Whether you choose a horizontal or vertical orientation, the Nevo radiator seamlessly matches contemporary finishes, enhancing the aesthetic appeal of your hallway or landing.

Available in stylish finishes such as anthracite, black, and white, this range offers versatility to suit any decor. The Nevo range has been developed to provide Trade Radiators customers with designer-style radiators at a more affordable price, ensuring you get the best of both style and value.

With its sleek look and efficient heating, the Trade Direct Nevo Designer radiator is a smart and stylish choice for your home. These are a very popular radiator particularly with those looking for something slightly different than a standard convector radiator design.


Paladin Pimlico Cast Iron Radiators

Black cast iron radiator next to a plant in a hallwayBlack cast iron radiator next to a plant in a hallway
Trade Radiators customer radiator review. "Stylish, sleek - exactly what I wanted. Lovely to have my dirty, old-fashioned radiators replaced." Rated 5 stars.Trade Radiators customer radiator review. "Stylish, sleek - exactly what I wanted. Lovely to have my dirty, old-fashioned radiators replaced." Rated 5 stars.

The Paladin Pimlico Cast Iron Radiator is a timeless piece, reminiscent of late Victorian and early Edwardian homes. This elegantly simple design features 2 columns but is only 110mm in depth, making it an excellent choice for stylish heating in spaces with limited room. Perfect for narrow areas like behind doors, galley or narrow hallways, bathrooms, kitchens, or cloakrooms, the Pimlico radiator offers both style and practicality.

Popular with owners of period properties, these stylish radiators not only enhance the aesthetic appeal of your hallway or landing but also provide an impressive amount of heat, ensuring your space is both beautiful and warm.

Importantly, a custom colour painting service is available to perfectly match your decor; just call our customer service team for details. 


Customer submitted hallway inspiration

Here are some stunning photos submitted by our customers, showcasing their beautiful hallway radiators. These images highlight how different radiator styles can transform a hallway, adding both warmth and aesthetic appeal. We hope these pictures inspire you in choosing the perfect radiator for your own home.


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