To make a basement laundry room comfortable enough that you'll want to spend time there, paint the walls a soothing color, install good lighting, and opt for attractive, easy-care laminate flooring or low-pile carpet.
Love the pull-out drying rack beneath the shelf, the hanging ironing board and using glass containers to hold laundry soap and products. Laundry room of my dreams. Pathetic, I know, that I dream of well-organized & spacious laundry rooms.
I could spend a day in that laundry room! The Gabrielle rail-and-peg system from Pottery Barn includes shelves, a hanging canvas hamper and a drying rack that can be configured to suit various spaces and organizing needs.
10 Awesome Ideas for Tiny Laundry Spaces • Lots of Ideas and Tutorials! Including, from 'I heart organizing', lots of really good ideas.