This makes way more sense than dragging an ironing board out: Quilted ironing board with magnets for the top of the dryer! -- no more wrestling with the ironing board! (I hate ironing boards!)

Magnetic Ironing Mat, turns your washer/dryer into an ironing board, then folds up after. Space saving item! $9.99 on Amazon.

Gas Hob Protectors. Keep your gas range spotless—without scrubbing!

how to peel an orange...who knew?

This Magnetic Ironing Blanket means you won't have to pull out your ironing board. Instead just use it on top of your washer or dryer.

How to Make Ugly Stained Cutting Boards WHITE Again!

Beyond smart.

"When cold, this morning mug displays a sleeping face white on black. As you pour in the hot coffee (or tea), the mug awakens to greet you."

head board… Ah-ha! @ Do it Yourself Home Ideas.

Add a counter over washer and dryer and drawers in between!

25 simple, clever ideas

This really works...best schedule I've seen to a clean house

This is GENIUS!!

Lots of cool tips.

Every family member gets a basket with their clean folded laundry that can be taken to their room and put away. Clever!

Cleaning an iron is much easier and quicker than you'd think.

Cord Control is as neat and easy as peel-and-stick clips.

Neatfreak Hampers, Everfresh Laundry Triple Sorter with Ironing Board - Cleaning & Organizing

Murphy Bed - Bunk Bed (I wish I had an excuse to build this!) - How cool! You could even paint the bottom of the beds so that when it was folded it would be giant art work on the wall, a monster chalk board in a kid's room. this might work if we're in base housing (I.e. tiny rooms) for a long time