If the kitchen is the heart of the home, the laundry room is the kidneys (not the sexiest analogy, sure)—totally crucial when it comes to keeping things clean. Instead of treating this hardworking space as an afterthought, give it the TLC it deserves. If your home isn’t blessed with a huge space to wash and fold your clothes, don’t worry. All of these laundry room ideas—each with accompanying of storage tips, too—will help you make the most of what you do have. And beyond functionality, we also included plenty of decorating ideas, since laundry rooms deserve design love no matter their size. Besides, laundry day is rough enough as it is, so you may as well do all that washing and drying in a stylish space.
Alternating between exposed and closed cabinetry, this light-filled laundry room by Studio McGee holds all the essentials. “We added an open shelf above the counter to help keep space feeling open and visually interesting,” says designer Shea McGee.
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Ah yes, it’s my favourite room in my house… said no one ever. But it doesn’t have to be so dull and boring when one of these laundry ideas becomes your reality at home. From plenty of floor to ceiling storage options to the perfect solution if you only have enough room for a small laundry nook, let’s take a look through over 45 ideas. And who knows, maybe you’ll be wanting fold washing and ironing every night.
So let’s start off by listing the laundry must-haves:
- Ironing board with a long cupboard to put it away in
- Laundry hamper
- Laundry sink
- Washing machine
- Laundry cabinets and storage
- Drying rack
45 Lovely laundry ideas – small laundry design, storage and organisation
Small laundry ideas
Laundry door and windows
Laundry with a pet zone
Every family home needs a laundry room, but not all homes have enough space for one. But not all laundry rooms need a lot of space! A laundry just needs to be functional, well-equipped, and well-organized. Here are some incredible small laundry room ideas and designs that pack on efficiency without the need for so much space.
Incorporating with the mudroom is one of the most popular small laundry room ideas and designs. It’s sensible and traffic smart especially if you need extra space to hang and dry clothes. This light green colour scheme is laundry room perfect – fresh, clean, airy.
40 Small Laundry Room Ideas and Designs
- Laundry and Mudroom
- Multi-Purpose Laundry Room Island
- White and Organised
- Laundry Closet
- Vertical Sliding Organiser