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 tutorial on The Home Depot Blog.
This is uncanny to my set-up! I think I want to set the curtains back a bit more than that, though, so that some of the washer/dryer surface protrudes.
Cabinet with shelf underneath for detergent; would put drip dry rod on other side.
Small Laundry Room Organization - Industrial Shelving
Easy, Simple, and very Cheap. DIY Rustic Shelves can add much needed storage to any bathroom or office space
DIY cubby area "floating" shelves, Great use of storage above side by side washer and dryer
The Creative Collection Link Party - Craft-O-Maniac
Pretty laundry room storage with DIY rustic wood shelves.
Cubby Shelf Hack into great laundry room storage!
Laundry room. Another shelf over the washer/dryer to hide the water and electric hook ups. Gotta do this