Laundry Room Declutter Checklist

Light blue laundry room with modern steel appliances and white cabinets

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How To Declutter The Laundry Room

The laundry room has a tendency to be a room we like to hide things in when we think we don’t have time to put them away in the correct place. Sometimes we just choose to put things behind a closed door in a quick moment so we don’t have to look at the mess anymore!

If your laundry room isn’t in a room by itself, it may be a small blessing if you struggle with clutter so you don’t pile everything in your laundry room!

A cluttered laundry room can easily cost us money we wouldn’t have to spend because we can’t find socks, shirts, undergarments, etc.

I struggled with laundry for many years when my family was young. It got so frustrating I finally came up with a plan that was so awesome I never looked back!

I love to share it so others can eliminate their laundry stress.

If you are looking for an answer to out-of-control laundry, hop over to the post 12 Time-Saving Cleaning Hacks You Will Wish You Had Started Sooner and give my plan a shot to see if it works for you too!

As you get started on your decluttering mission, the following checklist, specifically designed for the laundry room, will give you a great start to getting this room in perfect ‘no-clutter’ condition!

pinterest image laundry room declutter checklist

Laundry Room Declutter Checklist

  • Mail Clutter
  • Paper Clutter
  • Random Trash, Lint, Fabric Softener Sheets, Etc.
  • Bent Wire Clothes Hangers
  • Broken Clothes Hangers
  • Empty Bottles From Detergent, Fabric Softener, Etc.
  • Socks With No Mate
  • Craft Supplies
  • Unfinished Crafts Or Projects
  • Damaged Or Unwanted Decor
  • Unused Cleaning Supplies
  • Unused Vacuum, Carpet Shampooer, Etc.
  • Old Plant Pots
  • Torn Or Stained Rugs
  • Broken Clothes Pins
  • Sports Equipment
  • Stained & Damaged Clothing
  • Stained & Damaged Towels, Washcloths, Etc.
  • Unused & Broken Laundry Baskets
  • Items You Don’t Use (Dryer Balls, Lingerie Bags, Etc.)
  • Items That Do Not Belong In This Room
  • All Other Unused Items
  • All Other Broken Items

Save the checklist below to refer back to later or share it with a friend that is in ‘declutter mode’ and would love to have more direction and additional ideas! 😊

itemized list to declutter the laundry room

Declutter Checklists For Every Room & Area Of Your Home

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