Bezel for hole in vinyl siding

Old 09-30-22, 02:44 PM
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Bezel for hole in vinyl siding

I am installing a split-mini AC/Heat pump for my garage shop. I have to put a 2-1/2" hole through the wall that has siding on the outside. Is there a bezel or strip I can use to help hide the hole in the vinyl siding? Or just fill up the gap with calking?
Old 09-30-22, 03:18 PM
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Most times I see AC lines drilled right through the siding. You "could" install a 6" mastermount and drill the hole in the cover. Either way, it's still a hole. Drill the hole the same size as your pipe wrap is.
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I always see the hole cut fairly close to the right size and then caulking around the tubing insulation.
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If you want to dress it up you can use many siding tricks. Run the hole through a sheet of trim stock that is trimmed out with J channel. You can also use any escutcheon or base intended for light fixtures, outlets or spigots.
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Here is how I did mine for a dual zone unit if it helps prompt some ideas for you. Mounting block with schedule 40 pvc sleeve (may need painted at some point depending on uv degradation).


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