Laundry Room Makeover: Add Personality to Your Laundry Room (For Less Than $5)

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Laundry is one of my least favorite chores! I hate it! When I walk into my super small and white laundry room the depressing feeling takes over! I want out as quick as possible. So I decided I needed to find a way to make this “chore” more enjoyable. Time for a laundry room makeover! My hope is that if the laundry room was a little more pleasant, maybe, just maybe… I would enjoy it more!

Now I have a very small budget. How can you makeover your laundry room on a budget? Well, how about something small that makes a BIG impact? That is what I did! Here is a great idea for you that you can do TODAY for less than $5!

Add Personality To Laundry Room Walls

1. Get a few paint colors. I had 3 on hand. If you do not have any paint you could go to your local Walmart or craft store. Now many paints like Giddion have pain samples for about $2.50. These are perfect! Or you can get a couple bottles of craft paint for about $1.50 each. Choose happy colors or your favorite colors.
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2. Get paper plates and pour one color on each plate.
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3. Get your kids involved (This is the FUN part) and let them place  hand in 1 color.

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4. Gently press their hand on the wall. After 1 or 2 times they may be able to do it without your help. (My 5 year old did it great but my 19 month old needed my help each time)

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5. Let them  have fun! Consider the wall a blank canvas! Let  them scatter as they would like. I like that there is not a pattern! Join in the fun! I DID!

6. Let dry and enjoy your beautiful and UNIQUE laundry room!
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Comments

  1. says

    That is adorable! What a great idea. I would totally do that but our laundry room doubles as our only bathroom and it’s not very handprint canvas friendly, lol. I wish I could – so cute! Thanks for sharing! I stumbled you – hope you’ll visit me too! :)
    Musings From a SAHM
    Have a great day!
    ~Erika

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