Laundry rooms move out of the basement

Laundry rooms move out of the basement

Carrying loads of dirty laundry from the bedroom down to the basement or utility room is a cumbersome task at best. That’s one reason more home­owners are putting the laundry room closer to the source of the dirty clothes and linens, according to the National Association of Home Builders. In other residences the washer and dryer live next to such gathering places as the family room.

And in some homes a second set of washers and dryers has been added to large … (read more)

Cool Basement Apartment with Gorgeous Urban Design

This gorgeous Swedish apartment is a great example of how to transform an urban basement into a beautiful and original living space. This space of more than 200 square meters is set in the basement of a beginning of the 20th century building. The designers did an outstanding job in transforming it into a big apartment with great design and functional layout. The apartment has two entrances, the main one and a secondary one from the small garden that comes with it. The circulation into … (read more)