Tip: Satin paint finishes can withstand moisture better than other kinds of paint.
Tip: Look for a clear water-proof sealant to protect your wallpaper from moisture.
When selecting a runner, remember to consider the style of your basement. If your basement is contemporary look for a solid colour or geometric pattern, if your basement is more traditional look for traditional Persian patterns.
Tip: Try painting the storage shelves different colours for a unique and playful look.
Tip: A room divider is also a good way to partition off the laundry area.