Diy garage ceiling storage ideas
If you don’t own a door on your laundry room but would love to separate the space, consider using a simple curtain rod and curtains. This is a grand option if your washer/dryer is somewhere more visible in your home. While curtains won’t provide any sound protection, it’s a perfect solution for hiding your washer/dryer.
A tension rod is the perfect choice for a little space.
Use Pedestal Drawers Under Your Washer/Dryer
One of my favorite tiny laundry room hacks is using pedestal drawers under your washer/dryer units.
These are basically drawers that fit perfectly under your washer or dryer. While this is not an option for every washer/dryer model, numerous of the newer units offer this additional add-on.
The nice thing about these pedestal drawers is that they also lift up your units, making them simple to access.
Numerous of the drawers feature sectioned storage areas that permit you to fit in a excellent quantity of detergent, dryer sheets and other laundry supplies.
If you’re buying new washer/dryers, make certain to enquire if pedestals are available. And if you own existing washer/dryers that you’d love to retro-fit with pedestals, contact your manufacturer to see if they offer that option.
Here are some options for numerous common washer/dryers brands.
Put Supplies in Baskets + Storage Containers
Once you own some shelves, attempt to get ahead of the mess by wrangling up every of your laundry supplies in baskets, jars and other storage containers.
If you’re a collector of vintage items, this is a grand spot to show off some of your finds.
Ancient apothecary jars, candy jars or even ancient vases would work grand for storage solutions.
If you’d love things to glance a bit more orderly, you can use one single type of basket or jar for every of your supplies. Even if your laundry room is in an unseen corner of your home, you’ll enjoy doing laundry much more if your space is looking tidy and pulled together.
Add Shelving to Unused Corners
Unused corners in your laundry room are a grand spot to ponder about adding some shelving.
There are so numerous wall shelf options these days, so you can almost always discover something to fit perfectly in your own space. They’re a grand spot to hold detergent, other cleaning supplies and lighter items.
This tall unit from CB2 would provide a ton of additional storage space.
Wall Storage for Laundry Supplies
The key to success in a little laundry room is using every available space you can. This means that you might own to ditch your dreams of hanging cool artwork on the wall and instead ponder about how you could best use that space to hold some necessities.
A hanging wire storage rack would work grand for storing detergent, dryer sheets or orphan socks that need to discover their mates.
The hooks are a grand option for hanging lingerie or other smaller items to dry.
These wall storage solutions from Pottery Barn would work grand in a tiny laundry room.
Hang a Drying Rack From the Ceiling
Now that you’ve utilized every the wall space you can, it’s time to glance up at the ceiling! This is another often overlooked spot in a tiny laundry room that could work well for something love a drying rack.
This simple ladder-like drying rack is hung from the ceiling with chains and serves as a grand spot to hang items to dry or clothing that has been pressed.
If you hand-wash a lot of your clothing or own delicate items that you don’t put in the dryer, a hanging rack is a brilliant investment for you.
Create a Folding Station
Even in a tiny space, you might own some room to create a folding station.
This is a excellent option for a family that does a lot of laundry and needs a bit of room to spread out.
Consider mounting a little piece of a counter onto your wall and using that for folding. If you’re handy, you might even be capable to create a solution that can fold below and back up when not in use to save a bit more space.
This wall-mounted desk would work as a grand folding station.