Many types of DIY projects that are completed around the home are done for home improvement. One place in a home that is not often thought about for a home improvement project is the laundry room. If you find your laundry room is not very organized, then adding a laundry room countertop is an ideal option.
Adding a laundry room countertop that covers your washer and dryer is a great idea if you do not have a good place to sort and fold your laundry. You may be able to find a pre-built countertop from various companies online, but these are often expensive and may not fit properly. Building one yourself means you can save a lot of money.
The average cost to build a laundry room countertop yourself is about $200. A basic countertop will be made by with wood and you will be able to find the materials and the tools necessary for this project at a local home improvement store. The most important aspect of this project is having the proper measurements. If the laundry room countertop you build is made from wood, then it can be painted or stained.
You will need to use a tape measure to calculate the size of your laundry room countertop. This will be necessary to ensure the frame for the countertop is the correct size. The countertop you make is placed on the frame and secured in place. You will need screws and a power drill for this task.
A customized laundry room countertop is a good way to update your laundry room. You can use a new countertop to access laundry supplies or as a place to keep various accessories. The total time to finish this project should be no more than ten hours. This would be a great project for you can do on a slow weekend.
All the steps necessary for this project can be found on removeandreplace.com here…