In most modern homes, the ironing board and its accessories are overlooked when it comes to the conception and design of the homes. If stored ineffectively, you are using up valuable square footage of your home. To counter this, there are many simple solutions for the storage of your ironing board and supplies, in the case of this review, ironing board cabinets.
When choosing an ironing board cabinet, you want to ensure it can be incorporated into whichever room you’re planning to store your supplies. Ironing board cabinets don’t take up too much space, but it’s better to be safe than sorry. You want to ensure the cabinet will have adequate space for all your equipment as well. When it comes to organization, it’s better to have extra room than not enough, so keep that in mind while making your selection.
Now that we know what qualities to look for let’s look at the top 10 ironing board cabinets of 2017:
10. IRON-A-WAY 46 in. Premium Ironing Center with Swivel
To start today’s review, IRON-A-WAY provides an excellent storage solution for your ironing board with their premium ironing center. This attractive cabinet consists of a chic unfinished wood door and cool gray metal finish that will accommodate most interior designs. This cabinet features a spring-activated, well-ventilated metal iron board to keep moisture out. The iron board moves on a 90 degree left or right swivel with a four-inch height adjustment.
- 14.38W x 46D x 59.86H in
- Features a built in iron board on a swivel
- Modern look
- Limited to work in one area
9. HANDi-PRESS EL-42-1000
Next up, the HANDi-Press EL-42-1000. If you live in a smaller home or aren’t hip to adding a cabinet in your space, the EL-42-1000 is the perfect solution. This cabinet is a recessed wall mount cabinet, which means you can stick it in a closet, mount it on your wall if you have the know-how. One of the more convenient features of this cabinet is the built-in power outlet and on/off the master switch. Safe, slim and modern, this cabinet is one of the unique selections on our list.
- 47.6 x 16 x 3.5 inches
- Built in metal iron board
- Built in electrical outlet
- Beautiful unfinished maple door
- May require special accommodations
8. Organizedlife Hide Away Iron Board
Organizedlife designed this hideaway cabinet with maximum space reduction in mind. This lean, small cabinet mounts directly to your wall that easily folds up into a small cabinet while not in use. The leg for the iron board even folds up into the cabinet, so to the unsuspecting eye, it’s just a cabinet. This cabinet also features four storage shelves, a dressing mirror, and hooks for hanging all your freshly pressed clothes.
- Convenient, easy to stow iron board
- Four shelves, clothes hook, and dressing mirror
- Size may be an issue for some
7. Rev-A-Shelf Vanity Fold Out Iron Board
The next board on our list is an excellent storage option. This vanity fold out Iron board folds up into a vanity drawer when not in use. The board, its self, is wire and chrome construction, so it’ll stand up to the test of time. If a cabinet isn’t the best option for you, this is an excellent alternative.
- Folds and stores in a vanity drawer
- Chrome construction
- Limited storage capabilities
6. USAFlagCases Built in Iron Board Cabinet
This is the perfect iron cabinet for the modern family because cabinet mounts directly to a wall and the board is included. One of the interesting features of this cabinet is the raw wood construction, giving you the option to sand, paint, and finish to accommodate any interior design scheme your home may have.
- Easy to custom match to your home décor
- Mount anywhere
- Lack of storage options
- Requires some optional hands-on work
5. Southern Enterprises Wall Mount Iron Center
Southern Enterprises delivers a simple, yet elegant iron center which is neutral to match any home décor. This cabinet features two shelves and two hooks for storage. The exterior is an off-white finish with a mirrored front.
- Excellent storage
- Internal iron board
- Brass hardware
- No assembly required
- Limited mounting options
4. Corner Housewares Portable Iron Board with Laundry Baskets
If the cabinet isn’t the route you don’t want to take with storage, this portable iron board is on wheels with four accommodating fabric lined laundry baskets to provide the most storage and organization in the smallest package possible.
- Provides plenty of storage
- Four fabric lined laundry basket
- Folding iron board
- On wheels
3. Hefele America Wall Mounted Iron Board
The wall mounted ironing board by Hefele America is as simple as it comes. Just mount it to your wall, and you’re finished. One of the nice things about this its steel and epoxy construction, it’s going to last a long time. The iron board itself swivels 90 degrees to the left and right so that it will meet most accommodations.
- Sturdy construction
- Easily mounts to walls
- Swivels 90 degrees left and right
- No storage options
2. Honey-Can-Do Over The Door Ironing Board
Honey-Can-Do delivers an excellent solution if a cabinet or alterations to your home isn’t a possibility with this over the door iron board. This ironing board is designed with a sturdy, rust-resistant steel frame, so you don’t have to worry about the board collapsing while in use. Thankfully, this iron board comes preassembled, so there’s no guesswork or surprises, just mount it to the door, open, and iron!
- User friendly
- Sturdy construction
- Space saving
- No storage
- Requires a door to mount on
1. Household Essentials StowAway In-Wall Ironing Board Cabinet with Built In Ironing Board
Household Essentials in-wall ironing board cabinet is the ideal stowaway ironing board for any home. This space saving wall mount comes with all the necessities for installation and use. Installation is simple, just install the mounting brackets into the recessed area of the wall. The cabinet also features two shelves that allow you to store all of your iron equipment but leaves enough room to store the flip down ironing board. The iron board itself features a swivel that moves in a full 180-degree arc, which accommodates left and right handed users. The height of the iron board is fully adjustable.
- Fully adjustable iron board
- 180-degree swivel
- Left and right handed users
- Features internal storage
I hope you enjoyed today’s review of the top 10 ironing boards for 2017. As you can see, there are a wide variety of storage solutions at your disposal; it’s just a matter of choosing the one that best suits your needs. Clutter and disorganization become a thing of the past, and your iron board and accessories will have their dedicated spaces! I hope you have gained some valuable insight in making your decision. Thanks for reading!