15 Smart Small Laundry Room Storage Ideas on a Budget

by Kristiyana

How do you organize a small laundry room? How to add storage space on a budget?

stylish and neat small laundry room use baskets bins

Even if most of us might not like it, we have to spend a decent amount of time at least once a week in a laundry room. But wouldn’t doing laundry be at least a tiny bit more pleasant if the place where you did it was well-organized and with plenty of storage space for other supplies and items? And no, I am not talking about working with large rooms where you can fit a TV or couch, like I’ve seen some people do on Instagram. This article will be focused on smart and creative small laundry room storage ideas on a budget!

Smart Small Laundry Room Storage Ideas on a Budget

cute storage cart for small laundry room

Doing laundry can be a less annoying housekeeping task if you don’t constantly feel like something is going to fall over you if you accidentally happen to move the “wrong” way. When working with a small space, all you need to do is unleash your creative flow and see that anything can easily be used for extra storage in a laundry room. Before starting to reorganize your room, first clear everything out, leaving only the washer and drier. Proceed to scroll down through our article to discover smart, efficient and creative small laundry room storage ideas on a budget!

Budget-friendly Storage Baskets for Small Laundry Room

small laundry room organization ideas

You might take me for a freak, but I love storage baskets! Maybe it has something to do with my Mars in Virgo, who knows, really. Storage baskets are one of the most cost-effective storage ideas you will ever find. You can simply label each basket with the items it will hold, like clean towels, washing supplies, detergents and other cleaning agents, etc. Place them in a cupboard and reach for whenever needed.

Also read: 10 Best Small Studio Apartment Storage Ideas & Hacks

Small Laundry Room Storage Ideas on a Budget: Use the Wall Space

using the wals for extra space

Don’t have cupboards where you can store items in your small laundry room? Why not utilize the walls! Set up a rack system to store cleaning supplies and tools nearby. You can display extra supplies of products on the top shelves, to prevent more than one bottle of the same product being opened.

Every Small Corner Can Be Used for Storage!

make the most of every inch small moving cart

The key to organizing and opening up more storage space in any type of room is to use all the open you have at hand to its fullest capacity. If, for starters, you have a little room between your washer and drier, why not slide in a moving cart on wheels where you can store all your laundry supplies? Detergents and softeners on the first level, then extra clean towels, and other less-used products on the bottom.

Hang Open Shelving at the Space Above Your Washer

Create a cute, functional corner in your small laundry room my hanging open shelves in the space above the washer or drier. Functional doesn’t necessary mean that it can’t look chic, so you if you have the option, display modern decorations next to baskets with laundry soap, towels, and other laundry room items.

small laundry room ideas for optimizing storage

Or better yet, if you have the time and skills, build a cupboard in the open space above your washer to store more products. Place them in plastic baskets with labels to know the places of each of your items for efficient and quick use.

Also read: Storage Ideas for Small Bathrooms: 6 Easy Steps on How to Make the Most of Your Bathroom Space

Integrated laundry hampers for storing dirty clothes

integrated laundry hampers for storing dirty clothes

Laundry room closet idea to store supplies

laundry room closet setup idea

Use woven bins for a stylish & organized small laundry room

woven bins to keep everything organized

Display & utilize Lazy Susan organizers in your laundry room

lazy susan organizer for small laundry room

Hang up brooms & other cleaning tools on the walls

dispay items on the walls

More small laundry room storage ideas on a budget

small laundry room storage hacks

A functional & organized room can still look chic! 

small laundry room makeover ideas

Another practical laundry room closet idea that takes up little space

small laundry room closet for storage idea

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