Not only was the paint peeling badly, but some of the wood was coming apart:
So with lots of wood glue, some thin slices of 2x4, clamps and screws...
LOTS of sanding, priming and painting, and "new" knobs (left over from some long-forgotten piece of cabinet or something) she ended up looking like this:
And here it is in its "new" habitat!
So here's a before and after shot, kinda tickled with the way it turned out!
It's a shame I can't get the color to really show, it's the same color that was used on the front porch, and really adds a little pop to the laundry room. Anyway, here's a final view from another angle:
With that, that's the end of the great basement re-do of the winter. Had no idea it would take all winter AND spring! So the next post will be a recap of the project...time to get working outside!