How to spruce up your utility room
A room for your washing mountain is not only a saviour, it can also be a thing of beauty, says Jessica Doyle
The rise of openplan interiors has seen more and more of us essentially living in our kitchens. A combined cooking/dining/living space is great for entertaining, but who wants to hear the tumble dryer rumbling away when friends are over for lunch? Hence the renewed popularity of the utility room: that invaluable space where you can conceal the practical elements of daily life. Fast becoming a modern-day status symbol, it’s all about intelligent storage and space-saving gadgets.