Spacious Blue Transitional Laundry Room With White Cabinets
With not just one washer and dryer but two, designer Shane Inman ensures a low turnover rate for laundry in this household. By encasing the units below a stone countertop and adding storage cabinets above, the room instantly expands its functionality and efficiency.
Blue, Contemporary Sitting Room Converts for Laundry and Crafts
The walls of this contemporary sitting room have an unusual structure: blue panels interspersed with stainless steel strips. A graphic brown and cream slipper chair adds textural dimension to the space. However, behind a paneled wall, the space converts to a handy laundry unit with washer/dryer and an area for hobbies and crafts. The room is part of HGTV's 2011 Green Home.
Have high pantry shelves or just crave a more organized appearance for your foodstuffs? These Linus Pantry Binz from The Container Store do the trick. Translucent containers with built-in handles neatly store everything from packaged goods to produce.
Wallpaper, Wine Refrigerator Make Laundry Room Something Moore
This laundry room proves you can have a little fun in a typically utilitarian space. Galbraith & Paul's "Lotus" wallpaper adds a fun design touch to the space, and two wine refrigerators offer easy beverage access to the adjacent media room.
Roomy Laundry Space Offers Storage For Cleaning Supplies
Designer Annie Lowengart reconfigured this laundry room to create storage for laundry and cleaning supplies. Galbraith & Paul's "Lotus" wallpaper adds personality to the space, making laundry time feel like less of a chore.
Style and function seamlessly combine in this laundry room. Polished granite countertops provide a beautifully durable work surface, and a stainless steel, single-bowl sink is just as functional for hand-washing laundry as it is for freshening up.
Modern Basement Rec Room From Sarah Sees Potential
As seen on season 1 of Sarah Sees Potential, a cinder block wall was removed to create this open and bright basement entertainment area. Sarah installed new wood paneling below the chair rail, neutral modern furnishings and heated Brazilian slate floors for a durable space that will accommodate a growing family of four.
Vibrant Blue Boy's Room Closet with Metal Cabinet Storage
This multifunctional, colorful boy's room closet features garage-style metal cabinets for storing toys, sports equipment and clothing. A dry erase board on the closet door does double duty with convenient hooks for hanging hats and jackets.
Gorgeous Open-Plan Family Room From Sarah Sees Potential
As seen on season 1 of Sarah Sees Potential, a cinder block wall was removed to create this open and bright basement entertainment area. Sarah highlighted the home's original gray stone fireplace with rustic-modern furnishings in chic blues, grays and rich cherry browns. Plenty of seating and storage allow this room to be used for movie nights, casual dinners or sleepovers for the clients' two young boys.
Although most mudrooms are linear, this one by Anthony James Construction makes great use of an odd corner near the entrances to the home's garage and backyard. A wraparound bench seat features ample storage underneath, while hooks stand ready for purses, jackets, backpacks and more. The 1970s Dutch door adds a nostalgic top note.
A boutique-inspired dressing room, complete with a plush chaise lounge, dressing table and chest of drawers is the perfect place start the day. “It’s something more than you would expect in regular homes, something a little more luxurious and special,” says interior designer Linda Woodrum.
Is your laundry room or closet too small for a traditional trash can? Repurpose an outdoor literature holder into a wall-mounted trash can for lint, clothing tags and receipts that get left in pockets.