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The Challenge

Kathryn Jacques of Edgewater in Anne Arundel County wants to turn her 23-by-9-foot laundry space into a multi-functional room where she and her husband, Donald, can relax, do crafts and spend time with their grandchildren.

The Solution

» Designer Kelly Porter uses bright colors and family-friendly furniture to transform the space into a fun place to hang out.

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