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3 Clever Ways To Conceal Ironing Boards

These ideas will keep your home looking spic-and-span


Whether you live in a house or a compact condo unit, finding a spot to hide utilities can be very frustrating. Having hampers, cleaning tools, or even ironing boards laying around can ruin the overall look of your home.

Don't worry, we're here to help. We've come up with ideas that can help you disguise this piece into your decor: 

Main photo from: Pottery Barn.

Opt for custom-made storage 

One of the easiest ways to save room is built-in storage. Consult with a carpenter and check if he can customize a pull-out ironing drawer for you. You can simply close it when not in use, plus, it helps you save on floor space, too. 

Photo from Kitchen Source.

Use bright-colored iron covers

Using frazzled sheets to protect your planstahan only makes it more of an eyesore. Replace your old covers with printed pieces in warm shades to breathe life into your laundry area. 

Photo from Pottery Barn

Hang it up

For small spaces, maximizing vertical storage is always a good idea. Attach metal hooks that are sturdy enough to hold a heavy-duty ironing board. You can also add a small floating shelf to keep all your ironing tools in one place. 

Photo from Pottery Barn.

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