Now this is handy! With multiple kids around the same age I know I would have a hard time keeping their laundry straight. So: give each one a basket with their name on it and tell them that their dirty clothes go in their own basket.
Pipe shelving is a trendy way to add storage space to just about any room. These galvanized pipe shelves are the centerpiece of a laundry room makeover by Brandi of Don't Disturb This Groove. See the tutorial on The Home Depot Blog.