DIY Laundry Storage Ideas To Keep Your Home Tidy!


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Let’s face it, laundry has got to be the number one irritating task of any household. If you are running a busy family home then keeping the laundry tidy and organized is sometimes an impossibility. This project will really appeal to you if you have ever wanted a solution to the untidy home that laundry hanging around causes. These laundry storage ideas are perfect. The projects are fairly straight forward and you only have to do it once.


Shopping List:

3/4″ Plywood cut into 15 1/2″ wide x 8 feet long strips (referred to as 1x16s)
1/4″ Plywood for the backs
1 1/2″ x 1 1/2″ metal angle (ask for it at Blue or Orange)
2″ wood screws or 1 1/4″ pocket hole screws
3/4″ wood screws (to screw the metal angle to the insides of the boxes)
1 1/4″ wood screws
wood glue
wood filler
finishing supplies

measuring tape
safety glasses
hearing protection
Dimensions are shown above.
Cut List:

2 – 1×16 @ 35 1/4″ (Sides)
1 – 1×16 @ 24 1/2″ (Bottom)
1 – 1×16 @ 26″ (Top)
1 – 1/4″ Plywood @ 36″ x 25 3/4″ (Back)
6 – 1 1/2″ x 1 1/2″ Metal Angle 15 1/2″ long (ask hardware store to cut or cut with a hack saw)

Full instructions found here..

Thank you Ana for the perfect solution and a very detailed plan, this is a project that will be given priority. It is indeed the inspiration from the above post that inspired ‘Brook’ to take the project to a different level. You will love the next plans too.  Can you imagine how much more organized the kids rooms will be with these laundry storage ideas?

Brooks Laundry Storage Ideas.