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20 Easy DIYs For Your Laundry Room

If you're one of those people that actually enjoys doing laundry, good for you. For everyone else like me who dreads the thought of laundry time, this post is for you.

Today, I'm sharing with you all some pretty cool and easy DIYs that will make your laundry day just a little bit better.

1. Make Your Own Detergent

Six Clever Sisters

You only need a few basic ingredients to make a batch of detergent. So save yourself some money and time and do this DIY.

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2. Keep Pods Organized

Design Improvised

If you must buy those detergent pods at least store them up in a pretty, yet convenient container like this one. Never look for pods again.

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3. Cut Dryer Sheets In Half

The Krazy Coupon Lady

Did you know you don't really need to use the whole dryer sheet? I had no idea. This way they will last way longer.

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4. DIY Dryer Balls


OMG, I've been looking for a solution like this. Make your own dryer balls using yarn, nylons, and vinegar. Less drying time and they smell fabulous. Wow!

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5. Create Lavender Laundry Sponges

Smart School House

Instead of just pouring that liquid fabric softener in, just cut some sponges and soak them in with water. Then, toss them in with your laundry.

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6. DIY Fabric Softener

One Good Thing

You can even save money by making your own fabric softener using white vinegar and mint leaves. It will make your clothes soft and smelling fresh.

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7. Get Rid Of Makeup Stains

The Krazy Coupon Lady

There's nothing more annoying than makeup stains on that white shirt. Next time just pre-treat the fabric with a dollop of shaving cream.

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8. Make Laundry A Breeze

Better Homes And Gardens

Having your laundry supplies well organized is half the battle. This IKEA RÅSKOG utility caddy is inexpensive, easy to maneuver and has lots of space.

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9. Make A Cool Hamper

The Shabby Creek Cottage

Finding the right size hamper that also looks cool can be a challenge. That's why I absolutely love this DIY industrial trash can idea.

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10. Create Extra Storage

Bless'er House

If you need to maximize your laundry room space adding this awesome pegboard to store all your necessities is such an amazing and easy idea.

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11. Match Your Socks Board


How clever is this idea? Hang all those loose socks until you find their matching partner. LOL! I see this turning into a fun game.

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12. Create A Drying Rack

Cedar Lane Farmhouse

Nobody wants to look for room to hang up those slightly damp jackets or towels, so create this cool drying rack using galvanized steel pipe.

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13. Make A Waterfall Countertop

Vintage Revivals

Again, if you really want to maximize all your space, use some plywood to make this awesome and super useful waterfall countertop over the washer and dryer.

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14. Use Hamper Organizer

Make It And Love It

This laundry hamper organizer is such a genius idea. If you have enough space in your laundry room this will save you so much precious time.

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15. Collect Loose Change

Knot And Nest Designs

If you're known for keeping loose change in your pockets, this super fun loose change jar is right up your alley. Watch the money add up.

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16. Hang Up That Iron Board

Craftaholics Anonymous

Make storing that clunky ironing board so much easier by creating this cool wood crate ironing station that's so pretty and useful. Love this!

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17. Create A Lint Collector

Polished Habitat

Don't let your dryer get all clogged up with lint. This fun lint collector idea is so much nicer than just using a trash can.

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18. Add Some Personality

Gaspard Travels And Life

The laundry room doesn't have to be the most dreaded place in your house. Install a more decorative door with pretty decal writing to personalize it.

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19. Pretty It Up!

Domestic Blonde

You don't have to settle for just a boring laundry room. Create this awesome stencil flooring using good quality products to last you a long time.

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20. Have Fun With It

A Girl And A Glue Gun

Okay so maybe these ideas won't make you love doing laundry but at least you can have a sense of humor about it. Right?

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