Since washing and drying clothes are parts of life that are hard to avoid, you might as well make the experience as pleasurable as possible. And if this collection of 40 inspiring spaces is any indicator, a laundry room or even a small laundry closet can be pretty, practical and, perhaps, even fun.
One wall covered in shiplap and another in wallpaper add character to this Atlanta laundry room designed by Alan Clark Architects
. Cabinets painted in Benjamin Moore’s Tarrytown Green and walls clad in floral wallpaper add a verdant touch to this Minneapolis laundry room by Kroiss Development
A stylish chandelier, brass hardware and mint green cabinets create an elegant laundry room in Salt Lake City. The space was designed by The Fox Group.
A simple white curtain hides this sleek, compact laundry space in Melbourne, Australia, designed by By Bruno.
A small sink is a functional touch.
This Washington, D.C., kitchen by Cameo Kitchens
gives off a warm glow with its pale yellow cabinets and terra-cotta floor tiles. Note the desk under the window that receives great natural light.
This chic laundry space in London is located in a walk-in closet. Note the gold mesh on the doors to help ventilation. The space was designed by Sigmar.
A pair of wood floating shelves and a brass wall lamp add warm touches to this Los Angeles laundry room with blue cabinets. The space was designed by Noelle Interiors
This trendy Toronto laundry room by Soda Pop Design
features shiplap walls, baby blue cabinets and brass hardware.
A black-and-white checkerboard tile floor adds a classic touch to this Minneapolis laundry room. The green cabinets were constructed by Choice Wood
This hallway laundry space in San Francisco, built by Jetton Construction
, blends beautifully with the home’s aesthetic. Note the brass light fixtures that add a glam touch.
A Dutch door allows the owners of this Northern California laundry room to get some fresh air while folding clothes. The space was designed by Tim Barber Architecture.
This minimalist laundry closet in Spain is sleek and perfectly organized. The space was designed by Delfín-2 Interiores
Bricks laid in a herringbone pattern, a farmhouse sink and blue cabinets are among the highlights of this Phoenix laundry room from LaBlonde Development
The matte black hardware dramatically contrasts the white cabinets and shiplap walls in this San Diego laundry room by South Harlow Interiors.
The pink cabinets in this London laundry room add a pretty punch. The space was designed by Harvey Jones Kitchens.
A built-in desk to the right of the laundry machines makes this stylish Salt Lake City space multifunctional. Other touches, such as the slate floor tiles laid in a herringbone pattern, complete this room, designed Studio McGee
Light blue cabinets, a farmhouse sink and a wall covered in bold wallpaper are among the highlights of this Dallas laundry room by Cindy O’Brien Design
This laundry closet is in a corner of a newly remodeled Atlanta kitchen by Terracotta Design Build
. The mesh doors facilitate venting.
An ironing board hidden in a pullout drawer is a standout feature in this Houston laundry room, designed by RD Architecture.
A glass door lets light into this windowless laundry room in Virginia. The space, built by the team at WeldenField and Rowe Custom Homes,
also features mint green cabinets and crisp white walls.
A hallway closet in this Vancouver home opens to reveal stackable washing machines, a small sink and wallpaper featuring silhouettes of dogs. The space was designed by Hungerford Interior Design
This laundry room, by R House Design Build
, is upstairs in a Minneapolis home. The space includes a farmhouse sink and a stainless steel rod for drying shirts.
Bold encaustic cement floor tiles, a subway tile backsplash and light blue cabinets all star in this San Diego laundry room by Spaces Renewed
This attic laundry room, designed by Vivid Interior
, is in a Minneapolis home. Note the large utility sink and the slate floor tiles laid in a chevron pattern.
This Austin, Texas, laundry room exudes country charm with its exposed rafters, paneled walls and cabinets painted a distressed light blue. This space was designed by Michael G. Imber, Architects
The stainless steel sink in this Virginia laundry room by 3north
adds an industrial touch, while the open shelves adds loads of storage.
A small casement window draws natural light into this lovely San Francisco laundry room. The space, by Jute Interior Design,
features dark green cabinets and white quartz countertops.
Gray sliding doors open to reveal this laundry closet in Toronto. The space, designed by Carriage Lane Design-Build
, features a bold floral wallpaper that adds a visual pop.
Bright turquoise cabinets and a stainless steel rod for drying shirts and towels are among the standouts in this San Francisco laundry room, by Denise Maloney Interior Design
. Note the glass vases with flowers on the countertop that add a pretty touch.
This minimalist Vancouver laundry room has custom built-ins that hold six gray grasscloth totes ideal for holding cleaning supplies. The space was built by Lida Homes
This rustic laundry room in Minnesota includes rough-hewn wood cabinets, exposed timber ceiling beams and slate flooring. The space was built by Lake Country Builders
The graphic tiles in this Denver laundry room, designed by Stuga
, run from the floor up the wall. Note the rugged and chic stone utility sink.
The cream-colored cabinets in this New York laundry room were built by JWH Design and Cabinetry
. One of the cabinets conceals a refrigerator.
36. Urrutia Design
brought in glass canisters to store detergent and clothespins in this San Francisco laundry room. Note the sleek black subway tile backsplash.
This Atlanta laundry room, built by Joma Construction,
has a mix of classic and contemporary style with its antique folding table and modern penny floor tiles.
In this Palo Alto, California, laundry room, the blue glass cabinet knobs are the perfect complement to the blue subway tiles. The space was built by the team at EBHCI