HVAC equipment, such as furnaces, air conditioners, air ducts, radiators, vents etc… is not the most beautiful part of a home. But, that doesn’t change the fact that it is still a necessity in a comfortable, climate controlled home. These eyesores don’t necessarily have to cramp your design style.
How can you keep your home looking the way you want it to while not interrupting the heat and air conditioning? Just think…WWCAJD? (What would Chip and Joanna do?)
Bulky radiators may be the hardest thing to hide, but a good cover can do the trick. Remember, just because covers are common, doesn’t mean they have to be boring!
Some ideas to consider…
However, don’t forget to make sure the cover has openings or slats for the warm air to move through into your home. Also, you should be able to access the radiator fairly easily in case of any repair work that needs to be done.
In a forced air heating and cooling system, you will have a condenser unit somewhere outside of your house. Instead of leaving it to just sit there in all of it’s metal glory, you can try some of these tips:
Air vents are usually fairly small, but they can still be eyesores. The internet is torn between whether or not you should try to paint them to blend in with the wall or ceiling. Whatever side of the debate you fall on, you can still make them work with your home.
For more information about your home’s HVAC system, contact Flame!