Aren't exterior utility boxes just awful? Sure, we understand to have electricity, the Internet and phone services they're a necessity, but couldn't they be the tiniest bit more attractive? They're gray, cold feeling and always seem to stick out like a sore thumb. Well check out this possible solution to the utility box problem after the jump!
Rather than completely hide the utility boxes, Bel Air, a gorgeous complex of urban lofts on South Congress, tried to work them into their landscaping. You can still see the utility boxes, but now they're accompanied by a medley of regional plants. What do you think about this as a solution? Does it make the utility boxes any better looking? Or is not really doing anything? Have you found any solutions to the utility box problem that work for you?