Laundry Room Photos: HGTV Green Home 2010
MacKenzie Brothers custom–crafted birch plywood cabinetry faced with earth-friendly MDF paneling for the laundry and mud room. An eco-friendly CaesarStone countertop in a smoky ash shade and industrial-style bronze pendant lights complete the look.
To accommodate high traffic, subway tile fashioned from 40-percent post-industrial content was chosen for flooring. A recycling and organizing shelf fashioned from antique heart pine keeps clutter at bay.
Eight Hancock Baskets, designed in New Hampshire, are labeled with wooden hand-stenciled tags. The 26-inch-long baskets serve as both recycling baskets and catchalls for toys, shoes or tools.
Two vintage metal baskets, lined with cotton duck, double as laundry hampers.
A 4-foot work island – ideal for gardening tasks, food prep or crafting projects – is topped with quartz and features an oversized farm sink with sliding hardwood cutting board.
Kohler’s articulated faucet features five pivoting joints that accommodate a wide variety of tasks.
The sculptural design and vibrant cherry color of LG’s Energy Star-rated, front-load washer and large-capacity dryer bring elegance to the space. Giclee prints in keeping with the home’s wooded setting pop against a neutral background.
Canvas tote bags are displayed at the ready for transporting groceries, laundry or gardening supplies.
A 3 1/2-foot mirror presides over the island, which features undersink storage space and its own dedicated electrical outlet.