Five Ways to Disguise Your Home's Air Conditioning System Published on August 02, 2016 Five Ways to Disguise Home’s Your Air Conditioning SystemFamilies put in a lot of hours and energy to create their perfect home. So when your backyard is rivaling a botanical garden but you turn around to see the blemish that is an old air conditioner, it’s understandable that you want to find a way to hide it. We’ve discovered a few ideas for you, just remember not to impede your air conditioning system when decorating or landscaping around it. It requires room to breathe to properly function effectively and efficiently. 1.Design a screenWe found this great idea from The Ugly Ducking House. Check out their creation and learn how to design your own AC disguiser. 2.Grow some greenAlthough Listotic - Listed & Loved was demonstrating to their readers Attractive Ways to Create Privacy in Your Yard, we were crazy about their idea of tall garden pots and tall flowers to help conceal your air conditioner. 3.Climbing rosesGive your area some color with climbing roses. This example is from the Bless My Weeds article on tips for planting climbing roses. While their design isn’t about disguising your A/C, isn’t this a great piece to put in front for some camoflauge? 4.Plant some bushesListotic - Listed & Loved has great articles about DIY for your home and even had a few suggestions about disguising your AC system in their article about upgrading your home’s curb appeal. There you can see they planted a few shrubbery in front of the A/C equipment, giving enough room for the air conditioner to still efficiently function. 5.Build planters Vertical planters are an amazing way to grow flowers and herbs without commandeering too much yard space. Vertical Garden Online offers great suggestions for vertical gardens, but our favorite is this pretty sage wall.