If you're anything like us, then you dread laundry day. Between sorting your clothes into separate piles, schlepping your basket to and from the laundry room, and folding everything once it's hot out of the dryer, doing laundry can be such an arduous task. Not to mention the shrunken clothes, the missing socks, and the many settings to decipher when you start a load (what even is permanent press?).
To make laundry day seem less taxing, we sought out stylish storage solutions that would alleviate some of our biggest organizational pain points. From a pretty linen storage ladder to a convenient clothing rack to a comprehensive storage cart, we've compiled all the organizational tools you could possibly need to make laundry less of a chore. Keep scrolling for laundry room organization ideas that might make you look forward to folding.
Invest in Machines That Make Your Life Easier
Case in point: This ingenious steamer uses TrueSteam technology to refresh and reduce wrinkled clothing in minutes, making trips to the dry cleaner *almost* obsolete.
Opt for Vertical Storage
With a storage ladder this pretty, you'll never let towels pile up on your laundry room floor again.
Hang Hooks for Easy Organizing
Simple wall hooks are organizational lifesavers in the laundry room.
Choose a Laundry Cart on Wheels
This rolling storage cart features durable mesh drawers ideal for storing extra towels and linens.
Install Simple Open Shelving
For keeping laundry necessities within arm's reach, you can't go wrong with mounting a simple shelf above your washer.
Stow Odds and Ends in Stylish Baskets
Simple yet stylish, these storage baskets are perfect for stowing anything you may find in your pockets before tossing your clothes in the wash.
Create an Air-Dry Station
If you're short on space, opt for a vertical storage solution with plenty of room for hanging the clothes you prefer to air dry.
Buy Baskets That Make Storage Easy
This roomy three-tier storage shelf makes sorting your laundry shockingly easy.
Use Every Available Space
You can never have too many hooks in a laundry room, and this clever over-the-door storage solution allows you to free up precious counter space without sacrificing your organizational options.
Put Versatile Baskets to Good Use
Place this oversize basket on the floor to serve as a laundry room catchall, or use it to transport linens from the washer to the dryer.
This story was originally published on October 19, 2017, and has since been updated.
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