December 12, 2014
Making sure that you keep your laundry room clean is important for numerous reasons. First of all, nobody likes a dirty room, no matter what room it is. Then there’s the fact that the build up of lint throughout your laundry room can not only hurt the efficiency of your dryer, but can also pose a real fire risk. It’s one of the reasons why you should invest in dryer vent cleaning in Atlanta on a semi-regular basis. Another thing you might want to do is to redo your laundry room so that it’s easier to keep clean and to use.
The way a laundry room is set up isn’t something that tends to be high on the list of priorities for homeowners. This is especially true for laundry rooms that are a bit smaller in size. More often than not, the laundry room consists of a washer and a dryer and that’s it. If your smaller laundry room has a door that swings inwards, one of the first things you might want to do is remove it. This will help save a lot of space inside the room and make it easier enter and exit as well.
If you have cabinets installed above the washer and dryer, consider removing one or all of the cabinet doors. This makes it easier to see where everything is and makes things more accessible as well. Not to mention that it helps make the space feel more open. If you don’t have cabinets, consider adding them or adding open shelving to help you organize all of your laundry items. The last thing you want is your laundry items to be stored on the floor, where they will attract dust and lint and will make the space harder to keep clean in general. Another great addition is to create a holder for your ironing board using scrap wood and a coat hook.
In addition to getting regular dryer vent cleaning in Atlanta, consider redoing your laundry room using these tips in order to make it easier to use and easier to clean.