Nobody actually likes doing laundry, but like death and taxes, it seems there’s always some to be done. If you’re going to spend time sorting, scrubbing and folding anyway, doesn’t it seem fitting to do it in a room you actually want to spend time in? These laundry rooms make the inevitable wash day less daunting.
Increase bench space Having a small laundry with little usable bench space can be a challenge. One clever way to increase the available work area is to make must-have items multi-functional. This fitted sink cover that doubles as a benchtop extension is one smart solution to the problem.
Concertina doors in the hallway conceal a small but perfectly formed laundry. **Washing machine**, [LG](http://www.lg.com/au/?utm_campaign=supplier/|target="_blank"). **Baskets**, [Bloom & Co](http://bloomandco.com.au//?utm_campaign=supplier/|target="_blank"). **Tapware**, [Astra Walker](http://www.astrawalker.com.au//?utm_campaign=supplier/|target="_blank"). **Joinery**, Werribee Joinery & Cabinet Works.
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