The laundry room accommodates large groups with twin washers and dryers and counter space to both pretreat and fold laundry.
A natural grass laundry basket serves both decorative and utilitarian purposes.
Artwork by Thomas William James captures Vermont's farm heritage and complements the room's gold wall color.
Maple cabinetry in a deep blue shade provides storage of both cleaning supplies and sports equipment that may find its way to the home's lower level.
The winner of HGTV Dream Home 2011 will receive Bissell professional cleaning products for carpets.
An extra-large capacity washing machine from ASKO's UltraCare® line features quiet operation and sophisticated controls.
The room's Lutron control automates lighting. Sensors activate overhead fluorescent lighting when one enters or exits the room.
Undercounter cabinetry includes a slide-out laundry bin and slide-out shelving.
The mechanical room, adjacent to the laundry room, houses the home's space- and energy-saving boiler.
Easy-access digital display allows the user to adjust water temperature and troubleshoot and diagnose when faults occur in the system.
The heat recovery ventilation system, housed in the mechanical room, circulates fresh air throughout the home.
The main repeater that control's the entire home's shade and lighting system is tucked away in the mechanical room.
Grundfos hot water pumps keep hot water circulating through the home's water pipes.