8 of the Best Modern Radiators for Under £250

If you’re after a sleek and sophisticated look in your living room, bathroom or bedroom, a modern radiator is a must-have. Available in a range of designs and finishes, to suit a variety of budgets, a contemporary radiator is one of the best ways to add a touch of modern elegance to the home.

Here at Tap Warehouse, we’ve got a stunning selection of modern radiators, but those of you on a budget don’t have to miss out - we’ve got a whole bundle of contemporary radiators for under £250!

So whether you’re after that perfect minimalist radiator for your bedroom or you need to keep your kitchen cosy as the temperature drops, here’s our top 8 modern radiators help you to save those pennies without sacrificing style.

1. Reina Vicari Aluminium Single Panel Vertical Designer Radiator - Anthracite - 1800 x 300mm - £174.99


The Reina Vicari single panel designer radiator is one of our most popular. It has a stunning anthracite finish that adds a touch of class to the room, and the versatile design ensures it looks perfect in any kitchen, living room or hallway.

This model comes in three different sizes, and is made from quality aluminum. It has a great heat output to keep the room cosy, and comes from a brand renowned for their sleek, stylish, and exceptionally durable radiators.

While the exterior is undoubtedly aesthetic, it’s the price tag that really gives this modern radiator the wow factor. It costs just £174.99 for the 1800mm x300mm size.

2. Butler & Rose Designer Vertical 2 Column White Radiator - 1800 x 473mm - £239.99

No one does elegance quite like Butler & Rose, and this designer column radiator is a real crowd pleaser. It’s built from sturdy mild steel, designed to stand the test of time and has a stunning white finish for that effortless modern look.

The vertical design means this radiator can be used in smaller spaces, but the high heat output ensures it’s equally at home in larger rooms. We love it in a contemporary designed living room or hallway.

This model comes with a 10 year guarantee for peace of mind and is just under-budget at £239.99.

3. Hudson Reed Revive Double Panel Vertical Designer Radiator - High Gloss Black - 1800 x 354mm - £249.99


At £249.99, this modern radiator is at the top end of the budget, but with the stunning high gloss black finish and double panels, this product is well worth the slightly higher price tag.

A beautiful addition to any room, this fabulous wall-mounted designer radiator can be fitted vertically or horizontally, and the mild steel construction ensures it stands the test of time.

With 12 panels and a high heat output, this radiator will keep your home cosy all winter while adding a touch of sleek sophistication to your home. It comes with whopping 20 year guarantee and is CE approved for peace of mind.

4. Reina Roda Horizontal Double Panel Designer Radiator - White - 590 x 600mm - £199.99

Another Reina model and it’s the turn of the Roda horizontal designer radiator. This contemporary radiator takes inspiration from the classic column radiator, meaning it looks as stylish in traditional styled rooms as it does in minimalist and contemporary homes.

This radiator has a sleek vertical design making it perfect for smaller rooms, and the gorgeous white finish ensures it complements the rest of your furniture. It comes in a choice of 5 different sizes, with the smallest size well under budget at £199.99.

Overall, a stunning contemporary twist on the classic radiator, with a heat output to keep you warm all year round.

5. Phoenix Orla Designer Horizontal Radiator - 600 x 600mm - £232.99

Modern radiators for smaller spaces are easy to find nowadays, and the Phoenix Orla designer radiator is one of our favourites. With the stunning shiny chrome finish, this radiator is eye-catching and contemporary, while the slimline design means it can be slotted into smaller rooms fuss-free.

This flat panel radiator is compatible with central heating and comes in a choice of two different widths. It has a great heat output which, coupled with the sleek and minimalist design, makes it one of the best modern radiators around. It’s slightly under budget at £232.99 for 600mm x 600mm.

6. Reina Reflect Vertical Designer Wall Mounted Mirrored Radiator - £246.99


A multi-purpose radiator is a modern home must-have, and this Reina Reflect mirrored radiator is perfect for smaller spaces. Between the stunning white heating panels is a full length mirror, making this appliance as functional, and as fashionable, as they come.

This model has a fantastic heat output for the perfect temperature and is made to last, constructed from durable steel. The appealing and unusual design is guaranteed to turn heads, and it comes with a 5 year guarantee.

If you’re after something to suit a monochrome styled room, it also comes in a black finish, but the crisp white is equally stylish. Both are under-budget at £246.99 - but the dual purpose means you’ll be saving yourself the cost of a mirror.

7. Brenton Ruby Flat Panel Horizontal Designer Single Panel Radiator - White - 550 x 600mm - £139.99

The masters of contemporary radiators, Brenton have pulled it out the bag with the stunning Ruby flat panel model. It may be small, but the impact is mighty, and this radiator pairs elegantly and seamlessly with practically any interior.

Its neat size and flat panels means it can be fitted in smaller spaces with ease, while the creme white finish means it’ll look the part with any colour scheme, be it pretty pastels or sleek and sophisticated monochrome.

This model comes with a dual fuel option and, despite its compact size, will keep your bedroom, office or living room warm on even the chilliest days. It’s made from steel, has a 5 year manufacturer guarantee and costs just £139.99 - that’s well under budget.

8. Brenton Oval Tube Single Panel Vertical Radiator - 1800 x 360mm - White - £110.95

Last on the list we’ve got another Brenton model, and it’s the turn of the Oval Tube single panel vertical radiator. This innovative tube design is beautifully contemporary and, like all Brenton products, it pairs beautifully with virtually any interior - with the white finish an elegant touch.

This model connects to your home’s central heating system and is large enough to heat virtually any room in the house. The wall-hung design means it doesn’t intrude on your space, and the high quality steel construction ensures it stands the test of time.

With a fantastic heat output and a 5 year manufacturer’s guarantee, this single panel contemporary radiator won’t let you down. It’s incredible value, costing just £110.95.

What a Lineup!

A contemporary radiator is one of the best ways to heat your home in style, and most minimalist styles will suit any interior or colour scheme. They are perfect for fans of the monochrome and minimalist list, but are also immensely practical, easily heating smaller spaces without intruding into the room.

Versatile, stylish and guaranteed to get you some compliments - what are you waiting for? Shop our full range of stunning contemporary radiators here, and if you have any questions please don’t hesitate to get in touch with our customer service team.