Laundry room new paint ($100 room challenge)

It’s week two of the One room, one month, $100 room challenge and my laundry room is coming right along!

This is what I started with (you can see all the before pictures and my plans for the room here)

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Just builder cream walls with lots of scuffs, marks and holes and wire shelving.

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This week I cleared the room, repaired lots of holes and dents in the walls, and then painted the walls, doors and trim.

I took a picture mid-painting one night so you could see the difference in between the paint colors.  I wanted a very light paint color because this room gets no natural light and wanted something in the creamy gray color.  Statuesque by Behr Marquee ended up being the perfect paint color!

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I just love the new paint color!  Of course just having the flat cream paint with marks and scuffs all over covered up makes the room look so much better!

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And no, I didn’t paint that spot right at the ceiling.  lol!  The cabinets I plan on putting there should go all the way to the ceiling so I wasn’t worried about it.  I wasn’t going to paint at all behind there but after patching the massive holes the wire shelving leaves I hated to share it with you looking like that Winking smile

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A fresh clean slate to start with!

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I may be changing up my plan a bit with the cabinets which I am a bit excited about – hoping it will work like I want it too!  Can’t wait to share the next update next week!

Here’s what everyone else worked on during the second week:


Comments

  1. I love the new paint color! It looks great!

  2. Heather B. says:

    The power of paint! Looks so fresh and clean – lots of work!

  3. Love the new wall color! And you painted WAY more than I would have if the wall was going to be covered with cabinets 🙂 Excited to keep following along with your progress!

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