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DIY Radiator Cover

Is the radiator in your home outdated and causing a safety issue? Looking for a simple fix? The best way to hide an old, unattractive and unsafe radiator in your home is with a custom-sized DIY radiator cover.

If you own an older home with cast iron radiators, you probably love the way they heat the room but not how they look. In many cases, not only does your radiator effect the aesthetic of your room, but it’s hot surface often causes a safety issue for a family home.

This course will show you how to design, build and install a radiator cover that not only adds style and beauty to your room, but will also make your home a safer place for everyone.

By the end of this course, you’ll know how to:

•Design a custom-sized radiator cover

•Assemble the frame using dowels

•Route decorative edges

•Cut the frame to fit around baseboard molding

•Cut and attach decorative metal sheets

•Install and secure the cover in place
  • Mobile App
  • Course Introduction
  • DIY Radiator Cover
  • Course Completion and Next Steps
  • Congratulations!
Completion rules
  • You must complete the units "Course Completion and Next Steps, Congratulations!, DIY Radiator Cover"
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: Forever