As one of the most functional rooms in our homes, laundry rooms are often overlooked design-wise. We spend so much time in our laundry rooms doing a task we don’t typically enjoy, so why shouldn’t we try to make it as pretty and multi-purpose as possible? Your laundry room can be so much more than a washer, a dryer and a utility sink. Actually, since the laundry room isn’t really frequented by visitors, it presents an opportunity for you to take some design risks or try out a trend you may be too timid to use in your more visible spaces.
Read on for some serious laundry room inspiration and eye candy . . .
Easy to clean and durable stainless steel countertops are a great idea for a laundry room. We also love the rod above the sink for hanging clothes to dry. Genius!
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The wide plank hardwood floors, grey cabinets and loooong white countertops create a stylish and zen atmosphere. The unique door handles add a pop of whimsy and intrigue.
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A white color palette creates a clean and relaxing energy–ideal for a laundry room.
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The old world charm of this inviting space makes laundry seem like so much less of a chore.
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If your laundry room is small on space, that doesn’t mean it has to be small on color. Install cabinets in a favorite hue to create a happy and welcoming space that you actually enjoy spending time in.
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