Mudroom

A crowded and cluttered laundry closet gets a DIY transformation to a bright & functional mudroom.


With this project, it’s pretty safe to say that we transformed one of the least usable spaces in this home to the most functional. This space was formerly a cramped and dark laundry closet. We moved the laundry room upstairs, took down the doors, knocked out the walls, added a window and a built-in bench.

Not only does the mudroom serve the purpose of neatly storing all of our coats and boots— it’s also such a pretty space with beadboard and natural accents. Anything that’s both pretty and functional is definitely a win in my book!

mudroom projects

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Trim and Built-Ins — Benjamin Moore Simply White
Upper Wall — Benjamin Moore Gray Owl
Beadboard — wide width panels here (sorry, we didn’t do a tutorial)
Floor Tiles — Silver, 12×24″
Hooks — similar here and here, matte black
Baskets — similar here with simple house numbers glued on
Window Shade — no longer available, similar here
Bench Stain — Dark Walnut stain on red oak
Light Fixture — similar here