Are you looking for new inspiration for your laundry room? The Durham Laundry Room by Ballard Designs is a dream come true for those that crave a simple design with interesting style details. This room features functional and decorative storage, organization, and work areas. You can purchase the listed items from Ballard Designs for $1,456 or use the featured knockout knockoffs and spend only $604.45, a 59% savings.













The Durham Desk is the focal point of the inspiration room. It has a large work surface and two low shelves for storage or display space and has a cost of $499. The Elements Cross Design Desk from Overstock has a large wood work surface and industrial-style metal frame. Although it lacks the two bottom shelves, it is a viable comparison with a price tag of only $229.99. Savings: $269 (54%).

Chevron stripes are hot right now in home decor  Sit down to pay bills or craft in the gray chevron stripe Upholstered Parsons Chair. One chair costs $311. Get double your money's worth with Target's Uptown Dining Chairs in Gray Chevron Stripe. This pair of chairs costs $134.99. Savings: $176.01 (56%).


Store clutter away in the Abbeville Divided Stacking Cabinet. The two-cubby version accommodates two large baskets and can stack up to six feet high. They cost $99. The 2-Cube ClosetMaid Cubeical from Target is also stackable for a custom layout. It costs $19.49. Savings: $79.51 (80%).

Complete your storage cubby with a set of Abbeville Baskets. They are made of rattan and dress up storage spaces. A set of two baskets is $60. A set of two Threshold Global Storage Cubes from Target costs $25.99. Savings: $34.01 (57%).

The Bead Board Drying Rack is handy for drying sweaters, mittens, and dedicates  The bead board construction gives a cottage feel to this space. The large version has two fold-down racks and costs $239. Home Decorators sells the Madison Wall-Mounted Drying Rack which is identical in style. The savings is minimal, but this is a hard-to-find drying rack style. It costs $194. If you go through Retail Me Not, you will receive $10 off your order. Savings: $55 (25%).

Clear the paper and magazine clutter with this vintage-inspired Wall Pocket organizer. It is made of galvanized metal and comes in a two- or four-pocket version. The four-pocket rack costs $119. Save some major dollars with this three-pocket SPONTAN magazine rack from IKEA. It costs only $9.99. Savings: $109 (92%).








The Laudry Giclee has a classic typography dictionary style, with the English, old French and Latin derivations. The 24" squared artwork costs $129. I found a talented blogger at Sprik Space who was also inspired by this room and created a FREE downloadable printable. She created a range of colors to match any laundry room color scheme. Savings: $129 (100%).



Knockout Knockoffs: Ballard Designs Durham Laundry Room