Doing laundry is definitely not a favorite on my list of housekeeping chores. Hauling dirty clothes down the perilous basement stairs into our dank underground lair, trying to divide colors from whites in the dim light -- it's not something I Iook forward to.
Laundry may never become fun, but having a cool place to do it certainly reduces the overwhelming dread of stuffing and swapping and fluffing and folding.
The laundry rooms that really rank go beyond the expected utilitarian machines, stacks of plastic laundry baskets and puffs of lint littering the floor. Here are some attributes of laundry rooms you won't mind spending time in.