Lots of folks around Tucson make use of their garage area for their washer and dryer.  When space is limited in the house, the garage makes a lot of sense.  On the other hand, it’s pretty amazing what people are doing with small spaces these days, not only for laundry, but for all kinds of things.  Always on the lookout for great home improvement ideas, I saw some great ones here on houzz that I thought you might enjoy too.

Top 10 Trending Laundry Room Ideas on Houzz

http://www.houzz.com/ideabooks/65636773Laundry rooms have been coming into their own in recent years, with more thought and design savvy being put into this workhorse space than ever. From farmhouse style to patterned tile, here are the top 10 trending features of the year so far, as measured by the number of people saving photos of them to their Houzz ideabooks. Are any of these in your own collection? read more at houzz.com

Also found some good tips for a kitchen that feels too small.  Pretty interesting stuff here that I now would have helped me out a LOT back in my bachelor days!

Making the Most of a Smaller(er) Kitchen

http://www.flylady.net/d/zones/zone-2/If your kitchen is clean but still cluttered: start decluttering. Check out our daily missions. FlyLady usually sends out one during the week which concentrates on decluttering one small area of your kitchen.

If your kitchen is decluttered: (that means no more clutter — only the things you use and love) Start the detailed cleaning list. You will be amazed at how quickly the shiny sparkle from the kitchen sink spreads throughout the entire kitchen when the clutter is gone! Via flylady.net


Images from houzz.com, flylady.net