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7 Creative Ways to Hide Your Outdoor AC Unit in South Florida

Creative Ways to Hide AC Unit Sign

As a resident of in Miami-Dade or Broward, you know having a fully functioning air conditioner is crucial to comfort; especially during spring and summer months in South Florida. But many times, our outdoor AC compressor units can be an eyesore on an otherwise beautifully landscaped front yard. Luckily, Freezing Mechanical Air Conditioning is here to help with seven creative ways to hide your outdoor air conditioning unit.

#1 DIY Wood Pallet Fence

Spend a weekend day repurposing wood pallets into a new home improvement addition. You may even want to try creating a little pallet planter for extra appeal.

For more in-depth instruction on how to make a DIY wood pallet fence to hide your outdoor compressor unit, check out this Camelot Art Creations blog.

#2 Garden Trellis

Try a garden trellis made of wood or iron. Hide your outdoor AC unit with beautiful flowering trees or vining plants.

#3 Vertical Garden

Use your landscaping and gardening hobby to help improve your home’s curb appeal and hide your outdoor AC unit. Be sure to plant the vertical garden far enough away to give your system some breathing room to operate efficiently and effectively.

#4 Artificial Boxwood Hedge

Purchase a faux hedge or shrub to completely hide your outdoor unit. Not only will this improve the look of your yard, it’s also simple to maintain and easy on the eyes!

#5 Repurposed Shutters

Go shabby chic with your DIY project by repurposing some old shutters. Check out your local thrift store or salvage yard if you don’t have any lying around, and try painting the shutters a fun color to match the look of your home.

#5 Potted Grasses or Tall Greenery

Go natural with some tall greenery. Choose your favorite grasses, plants, flowers or trees to hide the unit and make an eco-inspired privacy fence at the same time.

#7 Bamboo Screen

Bamboo is one of the fastest growing plants. If you have some extra stalks lying around, craft a fence to hide your outdoor unit. It makes for a clean, simple and effective fencing option.

Call Freezing Mechanical for all your air conditioning needs in Miami-Dade and Broward

If you’re looking for AC solutions, repair, maintenance, or replacement, the experts at Freezing Mechanical Air Conditioning are here to help. We have over 20 years of experience resolving HVAC issues of all scopes and sizes across Miami-Dade and Broward Counties. Call us today!