Five Ways to Disguise Your Home's Air Conditioning System Published on August 02, 2016 Five Ways to Disguise Home’s Your Air Conditioning SystemPeople put in a lot of hours and energy to build their ideal home. So when your backyard is rivaling a botanical garden but you turn around to see the blemish that is an old air conditioning system, it’s only natural that you want to conceal it. We’ve found a few ideas for you, just remember not to block your AC system when decorating or landscaping around it. It needs room to breathe to be able to run effectively and efficiently. 1.Build a screenWe discovered this great idea from The Ugly Ducking House. Take a look at their screen and learn how to design your own A/C system disguiser. 2.Get some greenAlthough Listotic - Listed & Loved was demonstrating to their readers Attractive Ways to Create Privacy in Your Yard, we adored their idea of tall garden pots and tall greenery to help camouflage your air conditioning system. 3.Climbing rosesGive your area a little color with climbing roses. This is a picture from the Bless My Weeds article on suggestions for planting climbing roses. While their idea isn’t about concealing your AC system, is this not a pretty piece to place in front for a little camoflauge? 4.Put in some bushesListotic - Listed & Loved has fantastic articles about DIY for your home and even had a few examples about disguising your air conditioner in their article about increasing your home’s curb appeal. There you can see they planted some shrubbery in front of the air conditioner, giving ample room for the air conditioner to still effectively run. 5.Install planters Vertical planters are an amazing way to grow flowers and herbs without taking up too much yard area. Vertical Garden Online offers great suggestions for vertical gardens, but our favorite is this pretty sage wall.