Even though Instagram and Pinterest want us to believe otherwise, most homes have a few eyesores. Whether it’s a bulky radiator or air conditioning unit, an unfortunate view into your neighbor’s bedroom, or even just a rental apartment that you’re not allowed to paint — almost every space comes with a unique conundrum that calls for a creative coverup.

Fortunately, Decorist Celebrity Designer Max Humphrey is here to help! In the slideshow, he shares four clever tips for hiding those unsightly things you just can’t change. His savvy suggestions will make the “bad” look really, really good.