9 Ways to Disguise Your Outdoor AC Unit
As long as you don’t block the air flow and you make sure the AC unit is accessible, covering that ugly box is just fine!
Living Garden AC Cover
Build a fence or box around your AC unit, incorporating plants and flowers between the slats. You can also install flower boxes for a taller fence. Check out these 21 air conditioner maintenance and home cooling tips.
Modern AC Cover
Hide your AC beneath a beautiful structure of clear redwood. Just make sure you construct it so the top cover pops off so you can have easy access to the units. Is your AC super loud? Check out these tips for fixing noisy air conditioners.
AC Cover/Tool Shed
Make your AC cover do double duty as it also provide storage space your outdoor tools. A mini shed is perfect for covering up your AC unit and hiding miscellaneous outdoor items. Just make sure the tool don’t get in the way of ventilation for the AC unit. Is your AC malfunctioning? Here’s how to repair your AC yourself.
Line the side of your house with beautiful tall shrubs to not only hide your ugly AC unit, but also create more privacy for your outdoor space. Here’s why you should be cleaning air conditioners in the spring.
Birdhouse Picket Fence
This is the perfect way to use your AC cover for more than just that! Let your fence serve as a perch for birds to eat and chill, lining up birdhouses to create an attractive outdoor space. Here’s how to cover your AC unit with plywood to protect it when winter rolls around.
Shabby Chic Shutter Screen
An old shutter screen is the perfect repurposed fence for hiding your AC unit. Paint an old screen a vibrant color, and wrap it around the unit. Check out these air-conditioning mistakes you can avoid.
Surround your AC unit with a beautiful iron trellis. Let vines grow up it to create a backyard nature scene. Want to install AC in the garage ? Here’s how.
Group various things you don’t want to see together. You can build a full-height equipment shed, capable of housing your AC unit, pool stuff and garden tools. Here’s how to build a shed on the cheap.
Outdoor Privacy Screen
Not really a DIYer? Simply purchase a pretty outdoor privacy screen and let vines grow up it! If you do want a DIY project, here’s how to build a patio privacy screen.