Originally Posted by CallMeVilla
The pic in post #8 is nice but you really don't want to put the washer/dryer facing the living room, do you? If you are contemplating that kind of reframing, this is no small project. The venting problem can be handled by extending the vent pipe in the crawl space to an outside wall.
Unfortunately, this is the only spot this could go if it didn't stay in the kitchen. As much I hate the idea of laundry in the living room, it's less expensive than relocating it upstairs and still better than keeping it in a 200sq/ft kitchen. How much do you think reframing would cost?