If you can swing it, and if you're handy when it comes to plumbing, put in a sink. This laundry room used to be a guest bath and was completely redone into a stylish place to sort, wash, and iron. See it all here.
Combine laundry storage with pantry storage for the ultimate in shelving systems! This stylish shelf looks great in the laundry room and you'll be able to look at your supplies and realize quickly what you're running low on. Get the how-to here.
Make things look a little less like a laundry room and a little more like a stylish room to hang out in while folding laundry. This countertop takes things up a notch and I would gladly sit in here and fold laundry all day. See it all here.