When one woman I know ran into a common problem -- her kids wouldn't put their laundered clothes away -- she found an uncommon solution. She moved their dressers right into the laundry room and hung a clothing rod there. Then, once clothes were washed and folded, she could put them away instantly. Not only that, but when kids dressed in the laundry room rather than in the bedroom, their dirty, discarded clothes were more likely to land in the hamper than on the floor. Here are some other unconventional solutions to being more efficient in the laundry room.