Simple built-ins to create a mudroom or storage anywhere from a kids room to a laundry room by adding shelves or a deeper bench for sitting. Or instead of custom, buy two thrify store bookcases and paint them, bolt them to your wall and add wainscotting between them. Then pick up a thift store bench and cut it to fit. Add the hooks and you're set. - interiors-designed.com
A Laundry Room With a Twist Barn doors painted the same bold orange pack a punch in the laundry area. "The doors to the laundry room could have been a lost opportunity—just another pair of white doors," says Berman. "But we felt they shouldn’t be an afterthought. Painting them orange made them very visible and special. They read as art."