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Creating a Convenient Laundry Room

If your family is like most, your laundry room is constantly in use. Laundry has a way of piling up fast and quickly creates a mess. When you factor in detergent, fabric softener, an ironing board and other laundry accessories, there is an even greater opportunity for clutter to accumulate. Most standard laundry rooms come with one or two cabinets. The room might also have a small closet or a drying line. This isn’t usually enough storage space to accommodate a family’s laundry.

laundry-roomYou can create a more functional laundry room by adding cabinetry and other custom storage space. If the room is tailored to your needs, it will be easier to organize. It’s becoming common for laundry rooms to be built on the upper floor of the home. After all, this is where the majority of laundry accumulates. It eliminates the need to haul laundry baskets up and down the stairs.

If you have an upstairs room, you can get a lot of use out of new cupboards. They can serve as a linen closet if you install long cabinets with shelves or a custom closet to help you arrange various items that the whole family uses. You can install storage for towels, sheets, blankets, mattress covers and other items. You can choose the size to accommodate size of the items you need to store.

Cabinets can work for your laundry room no matter what the size or shape of the room. The advantage of custom made products is that they can be created in any size or shape. They can be tailored to take advantage of nooks and crannies. You can add a variety of other features that will add even more functionality to the room. Many patients prefer high storage spaces for chemicals so children cannot reach them. You can add high and even locking spaces for bleach, detergent and other hazardous chemicals.

Your laundry room can be attractive as well as functional. When you work with an experienced custom designer you can choose the majority of the features of your product. These include the type of wood, the color, shapes and other features. This way, if your laundry room is visible, it will be stylish as well as functional.