**Downsize your laundry.** Slotting your washing machine and dryer into a cupboard enables you to have a laundry in high-traffic areas such the kitchen or bathroom, which can also be shut it away. Also utilise any spare surface area for storage by building in shelves, shacks and hooks. See more of this [Melbourne home](http://www.homestolove.com.au/interior-designer-terri-shannon-lights-up-melbourne-home-2854|target="_blank"). Photo: Armelle Habib / *Australian House & Garden*

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10 Secret Doors Into Hidden Rooms.  Someday I will have this in my house! -- Make it soundproof and bulletproof, have a gun, phone, water, and important medical things, and now it is a foolproof panic room!

{smooth walls for chalkboard area, between my office and dave's office} Thinking of adding a hidden door to my laundry closet instead of bifold doors. Would tile over half the door and paint the rest, then attach with piano hinges.

Concertina doors in the hallway conceal a small but perfectly formed laundry. **Washing machine**, [LG](http://www.lg.com/au/?utm_campaign=supplier/|target="_blank"). **Baskets**, [Bloom & Co](http://bloomandco.com.au//?utm_campaign=supplier/|target="_blank"). **Tapware**, [Astra Walker](http://www.astrawalker.com.au//?utm_campaign=supplier/|target="_blank"). **Joinery**, Werribee Joinery & Cabinet Works.

Interior designer Terri Shannon lights up Melbourne home

Blue Gray Painted Island: An antique pot rack and an iron lantern over the sink add old-world soul to the kitchen. The island is painted Lamp Room Gray by Farrow & Ball to complement the veining on the Carrara marble countertops. "This is where my two kids do their homework while I cook and everyone talks about their day," Abbott says…

Casual California Decorating

Modern Country Style: Colour Study: Farrow and Ball Lamp Room Gray Click through for details.

I like a lot of parts of this but also its so much what we don't want: no mid century modern! No modern!

Love the wooden cabinets, stainless steel work surfaces and grey painted floorboards in this kitchen. home decor and interior decorating ideas.


Regent Street Warehouse is a minimalist house located in Sydney, Australia, designed by Techne. This three level conversion aims to promote .

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Ultramodern Dusseldorf Penthouse Design by Ando Studio Architects: Ando Studio Location: Düsseldorf, Germany Year: 2014 Photo courtesy: Ando Studio Thank you for reading this article!