**Downsize your laundry.** Slotting your washing machine and dryer into a cupboard enables you to have a laundry in high-traffic areas such the kitchen or bathroom, which can also be shut it away. Also utilise any spare surface area for storage by building in shelves, shacks and hooks. See more of this [Melbourne home](http://www.homestolove.com.au/interior-designer-terri-shannon-lights-up-melbourne-home-2854|target="_blank"). Photo: Armelle Habib / *Australian House & Garden*
LOVE this idea, minimal space, still a place for everything My big concern Id have is if the w/d had enough "breathing space" there needs to be space on either side for air to travel thru. Secondly if it needed worked on could I reach it? I like the idea but may need to adjust.
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This one is my favourite laundry inspired - tile, bench material and size, sink placement, mirror etc. cupboard colour is nice but could be a different colour - same as what the kitchen island or bathroom cupboard is to tie it together laundry - bench top, tiles, cupboards, knobs
From the September 2015 issue of Inside Out magazine. Styling by Rebecca Jansma & Suzanne Gorman. Photography by Jason Busch. Available from newsagents, Zinio, http://www.zinio.com, Google Play, https://play.google.com/store/magazines/details/Inside_Out?id=CAowu8qZAQ, Apple’s Newsstand, https://itunes.apple.com/au/app/inside-out/id604734331?mt=8ign-mpt=uo