We have a lot of steam radiators in our house. At least 14, but there may be more. They work great, but they aren't the pretty, ornate ones--they are your standard ugly cobweb covered, dust encrusted, 15 coats of lead-based paint radiators. My goal is to hide them while creating a handy space for picture frames (etc.) and prevent small fingers from getting burned. In some cases, they could even become window seats!
I plan to build some boxes to cover them up. Here are a few ideas:
I found instructions and video on how to build a radiator cover from the handy gentlemen over at This Old House.