$86 Laundry Room Makeover

$85
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Think you can't makeover a room with $100 or less? Think again. In September 2015, I started a series on my blog called the $100 Room Challenge. (You can read all about it, and find links to all my $100 Room Reveals, HERE). I know $100 doesn't seem like a lot of money when it comes to room transformations, but if you think outside the box, you would be amazed at what you can actually do! Here are just a few things I did in our laundry room, which, in the end, cost us $85.79 to make over.
86 laundry room makeover, closet, laundry rooms, organizing, storage ideas
This was the starting point. Ummm... yuck!
86 laundry room makeover, closet, laundry rooms, organizing, storage ideas
One of the first things I did was thoroughly clean my dryer and paint it to match the washing machine. (As you may have noticed, I started with a white washer and almond dryer... yikes!) Cost= $9.51 You can read more on how I did this on my blog by searching "appliance".
86 laundry room makeover, closet, laundry rooms, organizing, storage ideas
My husband and I worked together to create a wood overlay for the wire shelving using cedar picket fence posts. And yes, that would be an old, disgusting towel I laid on the wire shelving as a means to prevent things from falling through the cracks. Cost= $19.03 You can read how we made this overlay here. There is SO much more to show you in this room. I hope you'll follow the link below for all the details!

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  • Terri
    on Jan 1, 2016

    Love the wood shelving cover up! Thank you

    • Erin
      on Jan 2, 2016

      @Terri Thanks Terri. I think that's my favorite part of the space.

  • Shm7704503
    on Jul 31, 2016

    Thanks for sharing and love the idea of saving the lint for the birds..too cute and very thoughtful.

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