The Best Laundry Organizers

by Rikki
(Canada)

One of the best things you can do for your peace of mind during daily chores, is to buy a laundry organizer. Not only will you make the appearance of the room better but you'll find it much easier to find and store things.

Remember: always measure your space to ensure your dream laundry organizer fits in the space without hindering movement or blocking doorways, windows and, of course, the doors to your washer and dryer.

Start with a couple of hampers, one for whites and one for colors. Make sure the hampers are large enough to fit the laundry you'll be doing.
There are a couple of options for shelving. You can go for a large cabinet unit, open shelving or tables or counters with shelving and drawers built in. It's great to have a drawer to put items you find in pockets in.

A hanging unit is essential as well, though an indoor clothesline also works. This is for anything that requires hang drying, stain removing or starching.

Laundry organizers can be found at any home good stores, or online at sites like Ikea.com and Amazon.com. Look for sturdy materials that will withstand the test of time, and a lot of stacking.

The best laundry organizers feature an efficient use of space that will work in small or large laundry rooms. Wall shelves with hangers work great. You don't need to get custom cabinetry done, just measure your space and look for affordable shelving and drawer units that fit and suit your laundry needs.

One thing that works great for shopping for laundry organizers is a sketch of the room with the desired storage added in. You don't need to be an artist to do this. Lines and boxes work fine. If you can add measurements, even better. Then when you're shopping you can pick out items that fit your sketch.

Laundry shouldn't be overwhelming, and won't feel that way when you have organizers that tidily store your linens, clothing and cleaners.

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