Pipe shelving is a trendy way to add storage space to just about any room. These galvanized pipe shelves are the centerpiece of a laundry room makeover by Brandi of Don't Disturb This Groove. See the (Basement Step Laundry Rooms)
Ladder for hanging clothes in laundry room. Another idea to increase efficiency. - not sure if our laundry room is big enough but this is a great idea for hanging clothes to dry instead of all the door ways in the house.
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