Scullery Style: Our Favorite Utility Buckets

May 08, 2012 3:30 PM

BY Janet Hall

Add a dash of style to your cleaning routine with our roundup of utility buckets, ideal for toting cleaning supplies from room to room.

Above: Classic and practical, the Red Enamel Housekeepers Bucket is attractive enough for use outside the cleaning closet. It's 14.5 -inches long and 7.5 inches wide; £24 at Labour and Wait.

Above: The Korbo Bucket 24 is handcrafted in Sweden of galvanized stainless steel wire. It measures 15 inches in diameter; $97.50 at Scandinavian Design Center.

Above: Enamel Utility Bucket; £25.50 at Summerhill & Bishop.

Above: The 16-Quart Galvanized Steel Bucket will last a lifetime. It measures 14 inches in diameter and 8.25 inches tall; $31.49 at Wayfair.

Above: The Medium Recycled Tubtrug made from reclaimed plastic is flexible, durable, and has soft grip handles. With a 15.5-inch diameter, it is available in four colors, including red and olive as shown. Other sizes available; $13.99 at Tubtrugs.

Above: Round Rubber Buckets are handmade from recycled tires; $14.99 for the 14-inch size and $19.99 for the 16-inch size at the Container Store.

Above: The Loll Tollbox is made of 100-percent recycled plastic material that is easy to clean and doesn't rust. The easy grab handle is also rust-proof. Measuring 18 by 10 inches, it is available in seven colors; $114 at YLiving. The Loll Tote offers the same features with slightly higher and angled sides.