Traditional utility room pictures

Traditional utility room schemes. Choose your perfect laundry room design from our pictures of the best traditional utility rooms. Fancy something different? Check out our modern utility rooms and country utility rooms for more style inspiration or browse all our utility rooms pictures to find your perfect look.

  • Nature-inspired utility room | Utility room ideas | Utility room designs | Housetohome

    Nature-inspired utility room

    A striking focal point, such as this antler lamp, draws the eye and sets the scene in this nature-inspired utility room.

    Console table

    Table lamp
    David Hunt lighting

    Graham and Green

    Curtain fabric

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  • Utility room fabric storage | Utility room design | Decorating ideas | Image | Housetohome

    Utility room fabric storage

    Using hand-written labels is a great way to identify linen, especially if you have lots of white bedding which can all look the same when it’s folded.

    Bedlinen Cabbages & Roses

    Green & Stone

    VV Rouleaux

  • Utility room storage | Decoarting ideas | Image | Housetohome |

    Utility room storage

    Storage is the secret to creating a successful dual-purpose space. Here, a bench seat on top of an inbuilt cupboard accommodates all the washing paraphernalia.

    Clothes drier and basketGarden Trading
    Peg bags and tea towel
    Cally & Co

  • green utility room with white dresser

    Utility room with large free-standing dresser

    Create a practical area in the utility room, hallway or by the back door for all the family. A boot rack keeps muddy shoes off the floor, and a locker room-style cupboard will keep unsightly clutter hidden away. Choose hardwearing flooring to help protect the room from it’s practical and busy useage.

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    Shoe rack

    White boxes

  • Utility room laundry corner | Laundry storage ideas | Image |

    Utility room laundry corner

    Dedicating a corner of a utility room to laundry bins, defined by a vintage ‘laundry’ sign, stops clothes from being discarded on floors. The smart, white style of these baskets gives the room a fresh, orderned look.

    Laundry baskets
    The White Company

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  • Cottage utility room

    Utility room dos and don'ts - WATCH OUR VIDEO

    Whether you use it as a laundry room, a boot room or for extra storage space, a utility room can be an extremely useful addition to the kitchen. Watch our video for the dos and don’ts of utility room design to make sure you make the most our of your space.

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  • Rustic utility room | Kitchens | Decorating ideas | Image | Housetohome

    Rustic utility room

    This gauze fly screen helps too keep out light in a room where produce is stored. Mirroring the blue through to other doors and window frames creates a cohesive look, while wicker and wood keep it rustic.

    Fly screen
    Anna French

    Hanging basket

    Rockett St George



  • Under stairs utility room | Decorating ideas | Image | Housetohome

    Under-stairs utility room

    Use an awkward area under the stairs to house your washer-dryer, ironing board and cleaning products.

    Enamel washing powder tin
    Garden Trading

    Ironing board

    Laundry bag
    Ian Mankin

  • Utility room towels | Towels | Decorating ideas | Image | Housetohome

    Utility room towels

    Custom-printed ribbon is a smart way to tie towels ready for laundry, or to keep a linen cupboard tidy.

    RibbonFour Seasons Village

    Fringed towel

    Plain towel

  • Red wine cellar utility room | Storage ideas | Basement | Image | Housetohome

    Red wine cellar utility room

    Eating Room Red by Farrow & Ball lends the atmosphere of a gentleman’s club to this small but well-stocked wine cellar. Ceiling spotlights, mounted on a steel frame, gently illuminate the wines.

    PaintFarrow & Ball

  • Simple utlity room accessories | Utility style decorating ideas | Image | Housetohome

    Simple utlity room accessories

    Soak your laundry in style with a retro white enamel bucket, or use it for handwashing delicates like this nightdress from Brissi.

    Enamel bucketGarden Trading


  • Cloakroom utility room | Utility room designs | Image |

    Cloakroom utility room

    This cloakroom becomes a laundry by using clever storage. Built-in cupboards hide the washing machine and ironing board and store linen and towels. A built-in bench has a removable seat which provides storage and a working platform, while a wooden rack doubles as hanging space for accessories or laundry. A decorative basket can be used to store washing.

    Table, potsMarston & Langinger

    Bennison Fabrics

    Clothes drier (on wall), wirework basket
    Garden Trading

    Paint & Paper Library

    Seat pad
    Today Interiors

  • Utility room peg bag | Utility storage ideas | Home decorating | Image | Housetohome

    Utility room peg bag

    An Elanbach peg bag in pretty fabric cheers up washday, or you can make your own from remnants. Hang it from a cupboard handle for a country look.

    Bag Elanbach

  • Utility room laundry basket | Clothes hangers | Decorating ideas | Image | Housetohome

    Utility room laundry basket

    Beautiful basics like these wooden hangers from Dunelm Mill and a Brissi woven laundry basket cheer up dull tasks. A Pure Collection cashmere camisole in a soft green adds a touch of luxury.

    HangersDunelm Mill


    Pure Collection

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