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Wednesday, March 30, 2016

DIY Wall-Mounted Laundry Room Lint Bin

Laundry, the never ending chore in our house. Honestly, I never thought being a family of four would result in so much laundry but as the kids are getting older, more active and in more "after-school" activities I am finding that our laundry room is becoming a well used area of the house.

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Our laundry "room" truly is more of a laundry closet in our second bathroom.  It is small space so we have had to really focus on good organization and creative space savers.  To give our laundry room a little creative design I decided to make a Laundry Room Lint Bin that we mounted to the wall.  This is a great DIY project that has allowed us to keep our space a lot cleaner and it gives it some fun wall decor too!  

Wall-Mounted Laundry Room Lint Bin


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Materials Needed:

Matte Spray Paint Color of your Choice
Letter Stickers
Nails

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Directions:

1.  Using the painters tape, tape off the lid of the literature holder. 

2.  Using matte spray paint in the color of your choice coat holder with a coat of paint.  

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3.  Evenly spray the front and sides of the holder

4.  Let dry overnight. 

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5.  Once dry, place the letter stickers on the front of the holder.  LINT. 

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6.  Mount to the wall in your laundry room using screws or nails.  

7.  DONE!!  Enjoy this convenient and creative space saver laundry lint bin!

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Looks great right!?!  I love it!!  It adds a modern touch to our laundry room and gives us some an easy way to get ride of that laundry lint that just keeps multiplying!  I am currently trying to find other ways to make laundry even easier and enjoyable since it is something we will be doing for a long time!  

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What creative and space saving DIY items have you added to your laundry area?


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15 comments:

  1. So cute! I need to make one. Plus I like to save the lint to make fire starters for camping so this would be easier to hang on to this way! CUTE!

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  2. Yes, your lint holder does look great. I like it. My lint holder looks a lot like a repurposed kleenex box :-) Yours is much nicer! If you like to compost, lint is great for the compost bin.

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  3. I do not have anything that creative. I love this idea though because you can put right next to the dryer!

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  4. Never thought of something like this. It's super easy and looks great! Thanks for sharing! #client

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  5. That's such a great idea, and looks like something I'd pay a lot for at the store!

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  6. I love this adorable lint bin! I need something like this in my laundry room. Thanks for the cute idea!

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  7. That lint holder is a great idea. We just added a shelf above our washer so we could have more storage. Yes, laundry is never ending. 😉

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  8. I love this idea. We are getting ready to spruce up our laundry room.

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  9. How do you empty this?

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  10. How do you empty this?

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  11. Love your idea. Where do you buy a literature holder and does it come in a smaller (shorter) size?

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  12. Where did you get the bin from? I love this idea and am having a hard time finding this bin.

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  13. Where can I find this box? I love this idea.

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    1. I actually got mine on Amazon. Really cheap. I have seen them at Office stores as well.

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  14. They are also called "flyer boxes" that you use to sell your houses

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