Although the laundry room is an often-neglected spot in every home, properly organizing it can help save you time and effort every time you do the laundry.
Today we will be listing to you some effective tips for organizing your laundry room. Some of those tips might need some time to get done while others just need a few minutes. You can pick and choose according to your style, taste and preferences (the size of your laundry room can be a factor as well).
Quick Organizing Tips
Pin socks together before tossing them in the hamper
Keep a tidy cart with all the laundry detergents and fabric softeners close by
Decant your heavy laundry detergents and fabric softeners into dispensers to avoid heavy lifting
Store powder detergents in glass jars
Print out and frame a laundry guide so you always know what the symbols on your tags mean
Create a “stain station” for storing all stain removers together
Separate colors ahead of time using different hampers
Use a canvas bin for sweaty or muddy laundry
Hide the unnecessary supplies
Use a change jar to save loose change found in pockets
Extra tip: Keep a small sewing kit with your supplies to do minor clothing repairs before laundering an item.
Organizing Tips that Require More Time
Wisely utilize the space you have using small to medium sized storage bins, hanging shelves and slim drawers
Create an ironing corner where you can hang the ironing board and keep all the ironing supplies in one place
Hang an over door bar or rod for drying clothes that wrinkle and delicates that should not go in the dryer
Paint your laundry room using serene colors such as pastel green or beige
Hang up retractable clothes lines from a cabinet to an opposite wall (this could be very helpful in winter)
Decorative tip: Get a nice light fixture to give your laundry room some character.
We hope that you found our tips useful. Be sure to stop by soon for more!