Mud-room Sentence Examples
They were removing their boots in the mud room when Sarah joined them.
What makes a mud room a great addition to a home?
When you have a mud room, that mud, dirt, rain water and snow don't make it past the mud room door, keeping the rest of your home clean.
Instead of everyone dropping their bags and coats wherever the mood strikes, they are placed in the mud room - out of the way and where they will be easy to find when they are needed again.
There are mud room designs that are both functional and stylish.Advertisement
Before you can get down to deciding what your mud room is actually going to look like, you have to decide on what you will need in your mud room so that is most functional for you.
Your mud room should be located just off the entry to the house that your family uses the most.
However, if the entrance you use is the one that your guests use, it still should be the location of your mud room.
The storage you need in your mud room should be ample for the number of people using the room and what you hope to keep in there.
There are storage units that double as benches that are designed for a mud room and make a great choice when space is at a premium.Advertisement
The floors in your mud room should be durable, water resistant and easy to clean.
Vinyl, concrete, tiles and rubber all make good choices for mud room floors.
There are two other optional ideas to keep in mind for mud room designs.
When possible, it's convenient to have your mud room and laundry room share the same space, so muddied clothing and socks can simply be tossed into the washing machine.
Also, when possible, your mud room should have a door, so you can close any mess in there away from the house.Advertisement
Although neither of these two features are a must by any means, if you can make them work, they will make your mud room even more convenient.
For more mud room design inspiration, see Ideas for a Mud Room.